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Will this emerald dress suit cool-toned?

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So2007 Tue 11-Apr-17 21:58:39

I'm of the dark hair and dark eyes, pale skin, cool-toned variety.

So2007 Tue 11-Apr-17 21:59:54

Oh, and I am a cool-toned Asian, if it matters.

LadyOfTheCanyon Tue 11-Apr-17 22:00:48

Green suits everyone. grin

So2007 Tue 11-Apr-17 22:06:08

Actually no, I find it hard to find a green that suits me and does not make me look sick. I don't have a single green item of clothing. But I want to try.

Semaphorically Tue 11-Apr-17 22:09:35

I'm cool toned and that particular green doesn't work on me, it has to be a bit bluer (although it's hard to tell without seeing it irl, lots of colours that suit me don't seem to photograph true). Most greens don't work but when I find the right one it looks amazing.

Paintbox Tue 11-Apr-17 22:26:56

I think that particular green looks a bit yellow and not blue enough to suit cool toned skin. I am a cool toned HOC winter and blue greens like pine look great on me but anything yellow green makes me look sickly

So2007 Tue 11-Apr-17 23:07:22

Thank you! Not for me then.

So2007 Tue 11-Apr-17 23:09:20

Here are some more pictures.

phoolani Tue 11-Apr-17 23:39:30

Does cool toned mean yellow undertones to pale skin and dark eyes and hair? I've no idea, but that's me and that green is basically the only shade - if it's a really popping emerald green like it looks in the picture - that suits me (and it really suits me) and doesn't make me look like I should be residing in a morgue.

So2007 Tue 11-Apr-17 23:40:59

Does cool toned mean yellow undertones to pale skin and dark eyes and hair?

No, the opposite. Blue undertones.

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