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Pantone SkinTone™ Guide

110 skin tone shades for inspiration & colour standard matching


The PANTONE SkinTone Guide was created by scientifically measuring thousands of actual skin tones across the full spectrum of human skin types. Specially formulated to be the closest physical representations of skin colours, the library is a comprehensive visual reference of human skin tones for use in any market where skin colours are relevant.

£94.80 ( inc. VAT )


  • Large-size swatch with central hole for easy colour evaluation and matching
  • Each PANTONE SkinTone number is comprised of a four-digit alpha numeric number. The first two positions reflect the hue or undertone of the skin. The second two positions represent the tone or lightness and darkness of the skin.
  • Digital values available in PANTONE COLOR MANAGER Software
  • Includes colour index


  • 110 colours numbered from 1Y01 SP to 4R15 SP
  • Each colour identified by a unique PANTONE Number representing both tone and undertone
  • Colours developed to present best colour match under D65 (Daylight 6500K) lighting


  • Beauty
  • Fashion
  • Product Design
  • Photography
  • Printing/Packaging/Graphic Design
  • Medical