The 4 Colors That Look Good on Literally Everyone

If you grew up looking to your mother for style wisdom, then at one point she likely told you that a certain color was simply not good for your skin tone. In 2018, this way of viewing fashion might seem a bit outdated, but the truth remains that there are colors out there that do flatter you more than others.

As it turns out, there are a few colors that are universally flattering, no matter your skin or hair type. Real Simple tapped into the ultimate say on all things color-related: the Executive Director of the Pantone Color Institute, Leatrice Eiseman. She shared the four colors that she thinks look good on everyone.

“Certain colors flatter all skin tones and hair colors because they provide an equal balance of warm and cool,” Eiseman says. So which tones are the magic ones that suit us all?

Scroll down to see them in action!

What color do you think looks best on you? Share in the comments below!

This post has been updated by Anna LaPlaca.