Choosing your best colors for your skin tone shouldn’t stop with sportswear! After all, aren’t you showing the MOST skin in your skivvies? Follow these quick tips when stocking your sexy stash to look your best when it really counts! Try these sexy underpinnings with our suggested nail-colors too…it’s the only other thing you’ll be wearing!
1.) Light, translucent skin with very dark hair and dark eyes;
Knock’ em dead in saturated black, cool greys, and vivid jewel tones! Our Camelia Bralette & Boyshort in Boysenberry is perfect for you! Wear with Chinchilly by Essie, a warm fawn neutral that is subtle but WILL be noticed.
2.) Warm-toned skin with blonde or light-brown hair;
Glow in a spectrum of brights! Sun-kissed blondes are striking in bright reds, yellows, pinks, blues, and bright multi prints. Our top-selling Lace Triangle Bralette at Urban Outfitters is your perfect pairing! Brush on Essie’s Mezmerized, a glittering cobalt blue, to tie into this amazing floral print!
3.) Warm golden or olive skin with brown hair, hazel, honey or brown eyes;
Sizzle in warm caramel-coated earth tones, burnt orange, deep reds, subtle gold, white, bright coral & aqua! Be bodacious in our signature Rayon & Lace Hipster & Bralette in Cactus Flower! It ties in nectar-sweet coral with a warm neutral – two of your best colors! Choose Deborah Lipman’s Amazing Grace white creme for a crisp natural look to go with this icy-bright mix!
4.) Translucent, porcelain skin (sometimes with freckles) with light blonde, strawberry-blonde, or red hair, with blue or green eyes;
Tout your famously flawless skin with creamy peach, bright coral, aqua, and lavender. Also seek out deep emeralds, bright cobalt & navy blues, and rich plums! Cause a fuss in our frisky Polka-Dot Mesh Bralette & Hipster available at Madewell.com. You’ll look best in Pansy or Camargue Blue! Slick your nails in Essie’s Mint Candy Apple for either. This frost-bitten mint also compliments your glowing complexion!
5.) Deep, rich-toned brown skin with brown or black hair and eyes;
Ooze appeal and complement your gorgeous skin with crisp white and bright aquas, pinks, corals, and yellows! Snatch up our Lace Bralette & Hipster at Madewell.com in Marseilles Aqua or Vivid Fuchsia. Add to your jaw-dropping ensemble by coating your tips in OPI’s Makes Men Blush, a blushing beige that warms your skin & lets your lingerie shine bright!
If you’re not sure where you fall in these categories, have no fear - have fun with it and have a fashion show with your pals! Try on a variety of colors and get their opinion on what most highlights your natural beauty. Trust your own opinion? Prance in front of the mirror on your own and you decide! Let us know YOUR favorite go-to shades for your underthings!