Best Make-up Colours for Dark Autumn | 12 Blueprints: "Every Season has light colours, here as parsnip, lemongrass, asphalt, greige, goldenrod, barley gold, and many others. ... The Dark Autumn woman contains much glamour. She is mostly OK with being noticed, unlike her True Autumn sister who can only take so much being fussed over. ..."
If you are an autumn, it's best to avoid pastels, stark white and reds with a blue cast to them. Steer clear of white or blue eyeshadows and pinky lipsticks as they will make you look sallow. If you want to wear blue, choose blues that have yellow in them, like teal. Autumn's thrive in warm tones.