Black is one of the most popular colours to wear but unfortunately it is not the most flattering colour for everyone. How to wear black if it doesn't compliment your natural complexion?

Keep black away from your face with lower necklines and wear an accessory in a colour that does suit your colourings.

Consider the fabric of your black top or dress; a sheer or textured black fabric is softer to wear than a heavy black fabric.

Wear a jacket or knit over a black top or dress in a colour that flatters your complexion.

Buy black accessories that are not close to your face, think belts, shoes and handbags.

Try wearing a bold lip in a colour that suits your natural complexion.

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