Where to Start:
Monave is an inclusive line that represents a broad spectrum of skin tones. Here is a basic chart to get you started.
light: For the palest of the pale caucasians who burn easily.
light-medium: for the majority of Caucasians, and Europeans, Mediterranean women, and light-skinned Latinas
medium: for Latinas, Middle Easterners, Japanese, Korean, Phillipinas, South Vietnamese, Thai, and some Chinese, and light-skinned African Americans, or bi-racial
medium-dark: for African-Americans with golden, copper or red tones mixed with earthy brown undertones.
dark: For Africans, African-Americans, and Island ladies with deep chocolate complexion and red, blue, or copper overtones
If you are not sure what shades would look best, and prefer to consult with our on-staff makeup artist, please send us an email, with a photo, and we are happy to help you choose your samples.