See 21 New Shades of This Awesome Brown-Girl Foundation, Swatched!
My fellow brown girls would agree that finding flattering complexion products for you skin tone is no easy task. Let's face it: though many beauty brands have taken recent strides to diversify cosmetic shade offerings, many skin tones are still left out among those offered in the beauty aisle. But there's a new line garnering well-deserved buzz in the beauty world for filling that void.
Meet Koyvoca, a line of cosmetics offering an inclusive range of complexion and color cosmetics made specially for women of color. Though fairly new to the beauty space, Koyvoca is already ahead of the game when it comes to complexion products. In fact, the line offers 21 diverse shades of cream-to-powder foundation and concealer catered to various shades of melanin.
In addition to its glorious foundations, you can also snag everything you need for a flawless face including contour creams, highlighters, and 10 rich shades of "nude" lipsticks. The line also comprises of a variety of setting powders (also available in assorted brown shades) so you can bake to perfection without leaving behind a ghostly cast.
Koyvoca groups each of its product categories by undertone on its website, making it easy to find your match. There are also swatches of the aforementioned products on dark skin so you can get an honest look at each pigment. Read on to see all of the hues ahead!
Make Me Matte Powder
Make Me Matte is not your typical translucent setting powder, as it's offered in four shades (translucent, light, medium, and deep). You can use this over foundation to cancel excess shine or wear it alone for light coverage.
The Contour Cream
Gone are the days of using a million different foundations to contour your cheekbones. These compacts ($12) come in six shades that will chisel a variety of medium to dark complexions. Each hue glides on with an matte finish so you won't even need setting powder to finish your contoured look.
Orange Color Correctors
These orange color correctors ($16) are blended with the perfect peach hues to neutralize blemishes, dark circles, and hyperpigmentation (which is super common for women of color).
The Hi-Life Highlighters
There's nothing more flattering than a beautiful highlighter placed on the high points of dark skin. Koyvoca created six beaming shades ($12) of glow powders with equally exciting names, including 1,000,000,000 Babe, Goddess Olivia, and Milk Money.