Due to variance in the display of colors across different monitor types, color swatches may not be an exact match to actual product. Use for reference only. Skin Illustrator is designed to create a variety of different effects, even covering tattoos or coloring hair. The high pigment content provides rich color tones that stay in place and last all day. Whether you use a brush, air brush, sponge or stipple technique, the versatility of Skin Illustrator can fix a problem or keep one from happening! This palette was custom designed by Award Winning makeup artist, Ma Kalaadevi Ananda, and was used by her for her work in the Academy Award/Oscar winning film "12 Years A Slave”. The palette contains the following colors: Midnight brown, Black, Chocolate, Espresso 2, Aged Blood, Capillary, Ultra Blue, Violet, French Qtr, Fuschia, Purple Justice. This is a great collection of colors suited to darker skin tones, and for creating a variety of realistic looking effects on darker skins. The colors from this palette can be custom blended together with other Skin Illustrator colors from other palette sets. Skin Illustrator also be easily blended with other brands of alcohol activated colors and palettes. The colors are safe for use on the lips, skin, hair and around the eyes, and can be used with PAX, rubber mask grease, foam latex, gelatin, plastic and silicone appliances. Ink colors must be activated with 99% alcohol products, such as Telesis ISO GEL, Skin Illustrator Slow Activator , or REEL Creations 99% Alcohol Developer, to apply and requires very little touch up other than an occasional powdering.