Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore Season Tone Colors, Winter Season Colors and more!

The awesome tumblr site of the HUMANAE project by artist Angelica Dass. She does portraits of individuals using an exacting lighting setup, against a Pantone backdrop that matches their skin tone. A new view of "black and white" and other "skin colors".

from Buzzle

Skin Tone Chart

Skin Tones Human skin colours range from palest white to deep dark brown. Add to that different tones - from warm to cool, different blemishes and hair colours, and the writer has a lot of descriptive...

When ultraviolet sunlight hits our skin, it affects each of us differently. Depending on skin color, it’ll take only minutes of exposure to turn one person beetroot-pink, while another requires hours to experience the slightest change. What’s to account for that difference, and how did our skin come to take on so many different hues to begin with? Angela Koine Flynn describes the science of skin color.