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Little black dresses, baggy black top, sleek black suits… black is a classic hue and also the comfort zone of colours when it comes to clothing choice.

But if our mothers are to be believed, black is dull, monotonous and why can’t you wear something brighter? Well, the answer could just lie in your makeup, no need to rack your wardrobe. The right makeup can brighten your entire ensemble, up the ante or put the class in classic.

Here are 7 looks we’ve stolen from Asian celebs and influencers, all decked in black but looking amazing.

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