The advent (yes, advent) of makeup made for the black woman’s skin is very recent. Finding foundations et al suited for dark skin has remained a challenge. Thankfully, some entrepreneurs are now coming up with makeup particularly suited for dark skin tones, but this is far from mainstream. So it’s no wonder that most black women are at a loss as to how they can best bring out their skin tones using make up products that are widely available in the market.
Nigerian makeup artist, Ronke Raji, recognises this and has made two tutorials for women with black skin.