5 Best make-up brands for dark skin

Women of color have always felt neglected in the make-up and beauty department.

Here's a list of the 5 best make-up brands for women of color.



Nars is a popular make-up brand that comes in a variety of shades ideal for women of color. This brand is favored by many makeup artists and Beauty Bloggers. Their foundations are very popular because they are available in matte and satin finishes.


Fenty beauty one of Fenty Beauty's most appealing factors is its wide range of shades for all types of people, and the liquid foundation is no exception. This soft, long-lasting matte formula is available in 50 oil-free, water-resistant shades.



Iman - Model Iman created a make-up line that was available to all women of color, with a special focus on black women who needed it most, because she knew how difficult it can be for a black woman to find make-up that matches her skin.

The brand offers a range of over 60 shades to make-up all black and mixed-race skins.



Make Up For Ever is another popular brand among make-up artists. Their products offer high color rendition, and their HD foundation sticks are available in 40 different shades.



MAC is on this list because, of all the high-end make-up brands, they were one of the first to offer a wide selection of shades, suitable for various skin tones. Their products are also highly pigmented and formulated for long-lasting hold. Their Studio Fix Fluid foundation is available in 35 shades, making it ideal for finding your perfect match.