Shell is a light foundation for those with olive undertones. This is a good color for those of Mediterranean, Latin, and Asian descent. This foundation is also good for light skinned African American women with yellow and yellow/peach skin. This foundation is made from 100% pure cosmetic grade ingredients that are actually good for your skin. Mineral foundations are gluten, talc or bismuth oxychloride free and contain plant extracts like allantion that nourish the skin and are good for all skin types. Cruelty free products that are never tested on animals!