Are you Color Analysis DEEP?

Could you be Color Analysis DEEP?

Looking your best starts with understanding your natural coloring and echoing it with the colors you wear.

Translate it further still into the colors you use for your hair and makeup.

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How to make a connection!

If you are Color Analysis DEEP, you will always look your best when you anchor your outfit on a DEEP shade - that is a deep or intense pigment. 

This makes a strong connection with your dark coloring - whereas colors with a Light pigment will make you look washed out. 

You have elements of both WARM and COOL

You have elements of both WARM and COOL in your natural coloring just like the DEEP color palette. Each of the colors will complement your natural coloring creating harmony!

DEEP is your primary characteristic which means that a STRONG INTENSITY of color i.e. heavy pigment, is the most important factor when you choose colors. 

Match your coloring...

Your overall look is dark - almost exotic!

Your Hair: could be anywhere from brunette to black, or even a very deep auburn.

As you transition into gray hair, there will still be depth with some deep steel grey underneath or at the back of your head together with dark eyebrows. In other words you are unlikely to become white or a light silver!   

Your Eyes: will be dark brown, black or sometimes deep hazel.

Your Skin tone: could be from beige through to deep brown and, at times, can appear sallow.

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Seasonal Analysis wouldn't work as you would be wrongly determined as AUTUMN or WINTER

Your color family includes a whole spectrum of colors because colors that have a heavy pigment (DEEP) can be Warm, Cool, Dramatic and even Soft. 

There are 45 fabulous colors in the Deep color swatch and each one echoes your own natural coloring. 

There's no need to ever feel limited with colors because whether you're looking for red, blue, green or purple - you'll find the most flattering version for YOU in the DEEP palette.   

DEEP shades create balance with YOU!..

Dark hair and brows help to create the strong contrast and, even without makeup you invariably look good. The strength of your coloring may not have been obvious until you're introduced to the bold and beautiful shades of your COLOR FAMILY.

The DEEP colors support and balance your own coloring - your complexion will bloom, your eyes look brighter and your hair color more intense. Less intense colors can wash you out (see right). 

When your colors balance and echo your natural coloring, they allow YOU to shine!

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Deep tonal coloring #deepcolors #deepcolorfamily #coloranalysis

Eva Langoria, Penelope Cuz, Sophia Loren, Victoria Beckham

Your most flattering Deep Neutrals

  • Deep neutrals are the deepest and strongest to create the backbone of your wardrobe - black, charcoal grey, chocolate brown and deep navy
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Your most flattering Accent colors

  • are all heavy in pigment and intensity but not necessarily dark in tone
  • are all strong colors even if they are softer
  • will create contrast with neutrals or other accent colors

How to wear your DEEP colors

It can be difficult to visualize how the colors from your swatch come together in an outfit so for real visual inspiration take a look at the range from Kettlewell Colors whose fabulous colors bring your color swatch to life!

It would be easy to say that you are halfway between AUTUMN and WINTER but this is not strictly true. Although Deep is an element of both it is only the TRUE DEEP shades from each that are included in the DEEP color palette.

The Deepest of Autumn

With elements of both Warm and Cool you will find many of your colors in the AUTUMN collection. 

and the Deepest of Winter

If your coloring is more intense and more defined then the brighter and bolder shades will add to the vitality of your natural coloring - you'll find many of these colors in the WINTER palette.  

But of primary importance is always the DEPTH/INTENSITY of the shade. 

Women of Color

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will mostly fall into the DEEP category but not always. Model and actress Queen Latifah looks good in deep shades but there is no doubt that she has a Warm complexion. 

If your natural coloring is lighter than is typical in your ethnicity then base your color search on eyes, hair and skin tone.

Colors to avoid and how to cope with them

Avoid colors that will drain your natural color:

  • Anything that is wishy-washy or pastel will make you look pale too
  • sludgy or dull colors will flatten your dramatic look

If you have pastels or paler colors in your wardrobe already team them with something deeper or brighter from your new color palette. There are always ways to make things work; a vivid scarf near to your face, a collar over a jacket, even a bold pair of earrings will heighten the contrast.

All you need to enjoy your DEEP colors...

DEEP Color Brief £4

Ready to download and print with all the information you need to wear and enjoy your Color Family - colors, makeup hair etc.

15 pages of information includes FREE DIGITAL COLOR SWATCH that can be on your Iphone or Ipad for shopping. Or you can make it into a mirror image of the fabric color swatch.

This is a digital download


6 Color Briefs for the price of 4 and how to find your colors

FULLY ILLUSTRATED digital book clearly explaining Tonal Color Analysis. How to identify your primary color characteristic and translate it into a complementary group of colors i.e. your most obvious Color Family.

A 60 page book with detailed information for each Tonal Color Family. You can even print out, make up and laminate your own color swatch.

It explains how your natural coloring works and how you are linked to a particular Color Family; how to wear and enjoy your best colors, How to recognize your neutrals and accent shades; it shows you how to choose your best makeup colors, hair shades and even how to select jewelry to flatter you.

This book is a digital download

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DEEP swatch £38.50    

45 fabulous fabric shades in an attractive suedette covered fan, handbag size 12.5 x 6.5 cm. With a wealth of information about how to wear and co-ordinate your colors.

No more mistakes - save TIME and MONEY!


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