To be truly Instagram-worthy, you need a spectrum of colour-correcting tools to enhance and balance skin tone, as well as neutralise flaws. Just follow these simple rules: Green reduces redness, lavender fights sallowness and dark circles, pink brightens, peach masks spots and adds warmth, and yellow targets dullness. Prep yourself with these “filters”:

#1: Urban Decay Naked Skin Color Correcting Fluid, $40, in five shades

Infused with pearlescent pigments to help diffuse light, it also has vitamin C and E to lighten pigmentation and nourish skin.
Infused with pearlescent pigments to help diffuse light, it also has vitamin C and E to lighten pigmentation and nourish skin.

#2: YSL Beauty Touche Eclat Neutralizer, $59, in three shades

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Extremely lightweight and blendable, it looks natural whether applied under makeup or on its own.

#3: Dior Backstage Pro Fix It Colour, $59, in four shades

Its creamy balm texture glides over skin to help smooth fine lines. It can even be used on eye contours and lips.
Its creamy balm texture glides over skin to help smooth fine lines. It can even be used on eye contours
and lips.

 

This story first appeared in Female’s December 2016 issue.

Main image: Showbit.com

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