Free Color Analysis
Color analysis is simply a careful assessment of your natural colouring of eyes, skin and hair. The most popular and easy to perform system so far is the Seasonal Color System. This system places individual coloring into four general categories: Winter, Spring, Summer and Autumn. Recently this method has been developed even furder and now we recognize not 4 but 12 types of personal coloring, for each season there are 3 sub seasonal palettes, which makes this system one of the most sophisticated and accurate methods for color analyses.
The 4 basic seasonal colourings are as follows:
How To Do Your Own Color Analysis
- To determine your skin tone look at your forehead and the inner side of your wrist.
- You will need a mirror and lots of natural light but don’t stand directly against the sun.
Also make sure that you are evaluating your natural hair at this present moment – not your color when you were a kid or your dyed hair.
Your goal is to determine tree main aspects of your natural coloring:
Value: How light or dark is the color
Chroma: how clear or muted is the color Lets start with hue. See the chart bellow.
Autumn and Spring are warm.
Then you determine whether you are light and fair or dark and rich. This will be the value of your colors.A dark cool person will be a Winter.
A light cool person will be a Summer.
A dark warm person will be an Autumn.
A light warm person will be a Spring.