If you've picked the wrong undertone: If you are COOL and pick a WARM or NEUTRAL foundation, it will look yellow on you. If you are WARM and pick a COOL foundation, it will make your skin look pale and icy. If you pick a NEUTRAL foundation, it will look grey.
Why does my concealer look orange on my skin?
It's important to avoid concealer that clashes with your natural skin or undertone. A cool concealer on a warm undertone can make skin look pale and chalky, while a warm concealer on a cool undertone can make skin look orange.
Why is my concealer turning orange in the bottle?
The oxidation process is caused by your foundation getting exposed to air. As a result, it causes your foundation to darken to an orange hue. This can happen post-application or while the formula is in the bottle. Your foundation can also oxidize because of your skin texture.
Should my concealer have pink or yellow undertones?
If you have warm undertones, then you should pick concealer with a gold or yellow shade. Cool undertones match concealer with pink and bluish hues.
How do you make concealer less yellow?
Purple Concealer Lavender concealers like NYX's ($5; ulta.com) are perfect for counteracting any yellow tones around your eyes, as well as brightening any yellow-tinted discoloration on your complexion.
How do you get rid of yellow concealer?
Purple is best for combatting yellow undertones and brightening skin. Use a purple primer to remove yellow tones from your entire face or use a spot concealer to hide yellow spots.