Artist Matches Human Skin Tone to Pantone Colors: Daily Beauty Reporter : Nude beige. Creamy beige. Natural beige. The names of foundations are meaningless, in case you never noticed. Artist Angélica Dass created the Humanae Project, an attempt to catalog all possible human skin tones, to challenge the idea that we...
Tuareg blue: For the Tuareg, the colour blue really does run skin deep. Due to the lack of water in the Sahara, they use powdered indigo to dye their robes. The dye however, has a tendency to bleed onto the skin of its wearer when subjected to desert temperatures. Years of wearing these indigo-dyed fabrics can cause their skin to become permanently stained dark blue.