Empower Yourself with Colour Psychology

Empower Yourself with Colour Psychology

People are six times more likely to be influenced by the colour you wear than anything else in your physical appearance.
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We all have our favourite colours. Colours that reflect our character and moods. But you can also use colours as a tool to influence your moods, because it impacts how we think and behave. So, empower yourself with Colour Psychology to command your moods, your behavior, perception about you and your acceptance at work place. Though there are generalized perceptions about colour but O&Y focuses primarily on perceptions based on Indian sensibilities in terms of culture, lifestyle and skin tones, with its only focus on women.

We all know what is our skin tone. Whether Light, Medium or Dark. But what’s your skin undertone? Is it warm(yellowish) or cold(pinkish)?

Before you chose your colour for the day from O&Y remember these following points

  • Pastels and softer hues work best on lighter skin tones
  • Rust, Pale Pink, teal blue best compliment medium skin tones
  • Warm and earthy tones compliment with warm undertones
  • Softer and cooler colours compliment cool undertones


Black Color

Reflects ambition, control, intelligence, power and prestige.

Red Color

It is a powerful colour and your go to colour to seek immediate attention. Best used in socials and events. It's a colour that reflects friendliness and strength at the same time.

Pink Color

It is the ultimate femininity reflecting kindness and comfort. The right shade of pink can be a counter option for Red and a wrong shade of Pink can on the contrary reflect lack of power and immaturity.

Grey Color

It is for neutral personalities who don't wish to be too visible. They are neutral personalities who are mostly practical

Purple Color

Since not a common persons choice, reflects luxury. It is connotes with loyalty, mystery and magic.

White Color

It reflects freedom and simplicity. it is the best maintained by women who are organized and very methodical.

Brown Color

Though opted mostly by conservative women, it is the colour for rationale, reliability and stability

Blue Color

Reflects calmness, trust and efficiency. Therefore, it is the safest option for that first meeting, be it an interview or a business

Orange Color

Reflects ambition, eager for change and high energies

Green Color

Reflects rest and peace and best to calm an over active mind. So just the perfect choice sustain a good mood through the day

Yellow Color

Reflects creatively, best to stimulate laughter and happiness. however, an extreme use can cause fear and anxiety