How to Wear Pantone’s 2021 Color of the Year – Ultimate Gray Makeup Looks

How to wear Pantone’s 2021 Color of the Year - Ultimate Gray

The prognosticators at Pantone surprised us with two defining colors for 2021 – Ultimate gray and Illuminating. This unusual color choice symbolizes the darkness of the past period and the bright future that follows. While we all love the story behind the bright yellow shade, darker hues are a more appropriate representation of the challenges we’ve all been dealing with since the corona outbreak. But when life gives you lemons, you make lemonade, right? If you want to take your glam game to a whole new level, we are here to inspire you to create the prettiest ultimate gray makeup looks. Take a look at our list and get creative!

how to wear pantone’s 2021 color of the year - ultimate gray
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Show off your inner diva with shimmery ultimate gray makeup. Recreate this dramatic smoky effect on your eyes for a seductive gaze. Finish off with a statement lip for a fierce look.

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Written by Ivana Steriova
Ivana Shteriova Karaniku is the content manager and a contributor at She is a fashion and makeup obsessive with a huge passion for writing. Although she holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and auditing, her love for all things fashion and beauty won her heart. Now, she is a full-time freelancer.