Beauty Blog by elea blake cosmetics & ebhues

How to use your swatches to shop online

How to use your swatches to shop online Even though shopping with your swatches in person is super easy, let’s be real… some of us don’t live places that match our style or maybe your favorite clothing retailer has a nicer online presence. In that case here are some tips from Elea and Darin on how to use your swatches to shop online.

So your favorite color changed seasons?

So your favorite color changed seasons? You were ordering your favorite blush and you notice something... WHAT! IT IS NOW A YELLOW UNDERTONE?!!?! You were a Bright Winter! This makes no sense! Well... DON'T PANIC. That color is exactly the same as it was, but the system behind it has changed. Here's why.

What to Expect When ... You Don't Know What to Expect From Color

What to Expect When ... You Don't Know What to Expect From Color Sick of seeing gorgeous colors online or in a store, only to buy them and realize they just don’t work for you? That’s why we want to help you cultivate your personal color palette and discover every color space that enhances YOU. 

It’s the difference between hearing, “That color is gorgeous!” VERSUS “That color makes YOU look gorgeous!” … Which one do you really want to hear? 

Everything you thought about color is wrong

Everything you thought about color is wrong “I can’t wear red.”
“I can’t wear orange.”
“I can’t wear warm colors.”
“Yellow looks terrible on me.”
“I can’t wear cool colors.”
“Pink hates me.”
“Older women can’t wear color.”
“I wish I could wear bright colors but I can’t.”
“I can’t wear red lipstick because I’m blonde.”
“I can’t wear green because I have blue eyes.”
You are all wrong.