First, some honesty: Being pale doesn't suck. It does, however, come with some limitations ... the vast majority of them involving a) the sun and b) makeup. If you're not armed with the proper knowledge of the best makeup colors and techniques for your fair skin, you run the risk of committing some serious beauty faux pas. These 5 beauty mistakes are all too common amongst the fair-skinned, but they don't have to be. Knowledge, as they say, is power.
Julianne Moore is a porcelain goddess, but even porcelain goddesses make mistakes from time to time. A light pink lipstick like this one washes out the lower half of her face, and her gorgeous features get lost in translation. Even when pairing with a bold eye, pale women should steer clear of nude and pastel lips, unless it's the absolute perfect shade for your skin tone.