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Pastel Skin Color

HEX #EFDFD8 / RGB (239, 223, 216)

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What is Pastel Skin Color?

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Pastel Skin has the hex code #EFDFD8. The equivalent RGB values are (239, 223, 216), which means it is composed of 35% red, 33% green and 32% blue. The CMYK color codes, used in printers, are C:0 M:7 Y:10 K:6. In the HSV/HSB scale, Pastel Skin has a hue of 18°, 10% saturation and a brightness value of 94%.
Details of other color codes including equivalent web safe and HTML & CSS colors are given in the table below. Also listed are the closest Pantone® (PMS) and RAL colors.

Pastel skin can be applied to web pages with the help of HTML and/or CSS via its RGB, HSB or hexadecimal code. Please also note that the CMYK numbers mentioned on this page have been calculated from the hex code using well-known formulae and are only approximations.

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Pastel Skin Color Codes

Hex Code#EFDFD8
RGB Values(239, 223, 216)
CMYK Values(0%, 7%, 10%, 6%)
HSV/HSB Values(18°, 10%, 94%)
Closest Web Safe#FFCCCC
Inverse Color#102027 [Dark Jungle Green]
Closest Pantone®705 C
Closest RAL9001 [Cream]
Complementary Color#D8E8EF [Azureish White]
Pastel Skin Converted to Grayscale Codes
Simple Average#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Most Common)#E3E3E3
Weighted Average (Luma)#E2E2E2
Weighted Average (Gamma Adjusted)#EAEAEA

Pastel Skin Color Palettes

Complementary color palette of EFDFD8. Complementary color is D8E8EF

Complementary Palette

The complement of Pastel Skin is Azureish White with the hex code #D8E8EF. Complementary colors are those found at the opposite ends of the color wheel. Thus, as per the RGB system, the best contrast to #EFDFD8 color is offered by #D8E8EF. The complementary color palette is easiest to use and work with. Studies have shown that contrasting color palette is the best way to grab a viewer's attention.

Analogous color palette with (EFDFD8, EFEBD8 and EFD8DD)

Analogous Palette

The analogous colors of Pastel Skin (#EFDFD8) are Eggshell (#EFEBD8) and Pale Pink (#EFD8DD). In the RGB color wheel, these two analogous colors occur to the right and left of Pastel Skin with a 30° separation on either side. An analogous color palette is extremely soothing to the eyes and works wonders if your main color is soft or pastel.

Split Complementary color palette with (EFDFD8, D8EFEB and D8DDEF)

Split-Complementary Palette

As per the RGB color wheel, the split-complementary colors of Pastel Skin (#EFDFD8) are #D8EFEB (Azureish White) and #D8DDEF (Azureish White). A split-complementary color palette consists of the main color along with those on either side (30°) of the complementary color. Based on our research, usage of split-complementary palettes is on the rise online, especially in graphics and web sites designs. It may be because it is not as contrasting as the complementary color palette and, hence, results in a combination which is pleasant to the eyes.

Triadic color palette with (EFDFD8, D8EFDF and DFD8EF)

Triadic Palette

Pastel Skin triadic color palette has three colors each of which is separated by 120° in the RGB wheel. Thus, #D8EFDF (Chinese White) and #DFD8EF (Pale Lavender) along with #EFDFD8 create a stunning and beautiful triadic palette with the maximum variation in hue and, therefore, offering the best possible contrast when taken together.

Tetradic color palette with (EFDFD8, D8EFDF, D8E8EF and EFD8E8)

Tetradic Palette

The tetradic palette of Pastel Skin has four colors - #D8EFDF (Chinese White), #D8E8EF (Azureish White) and #EFD8E8 (Piggy Pink) in addition to the base color (#EFDFD8). A tetradic color palette is complex and, in most cases, should not be used off-the-shelf. We suggest tweaking the colors slightly to achieve desired results.

Square color palette with (EFDFD8, DDEFD8, D8E8EF and EBD8EF)

Square Palette

Pastel Skin square color palette has #DDEFD8 (Chinese White), #D8E8EF (Azureish White) and #EBD8EF (Lavender (Web)). Quite like triadic, the hues in a square palette are at the maximum distance from each other, which is 90°.
Note: For several colors purposes, a square palette may look much better than the tetrad color palette.

Rainbow color

Pastel Skin Color Rainbow Palette

Our Pastel Skin rainbow color palette is based on the RGB model and consists of 7 colors, just like the traditional rainbow. You might not see a lot of variation in color, especially if the chosen color is dark or extremely light. However, this can lead interesting rainbow palettes that are faded, soft, pastel or dull.


Tints, Tones & Shades of Pastel Skin Color


  • Transparent F2E5E0F2E5E0
  • Transparent F4E9E4F4E9E4
  • Transparent F5ECE8F5ECE8
  • Transparent F7EFECF7EFEC
  • Transparent F9F2EFF9F2EF
  • Transparent FAF5F3FAF5F3
  • Transparent FCF9F7FCF9F7
  • Transparent FDFCFBFDFCFB


  • Transparent D9CCC6D9CCC6
  • Transparent CEC3BECEC3BE
  • Transparent C3B9B5C3B9B5
  • Transparent B8B0ACB8B0AC
  • Transparent ACA6A3ACA6A3
  • Transparent A19D9AA19D9A
  • Transparent 969392969392
  • Transparent 8B8A898B8A89


  • Transparent BFB2ADBFB2AD
  • Transparent A79C97A79C97
  • Transparent 8F86828F8682
  • Transparent 78706C78706C
  • Transparent 605956605956
  • Transparent 484341484341
  • Transparent 302D2B302D2B
  • Transparent 181616181616

Pastel Skin Color Patterns

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Gingham Checks

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Vertical Stripes Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Polka Dots Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Honeycomb Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Leaves Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Houndstooth Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Trellis Pattern

  • Transparent

    Pastel Skin Plaid Pattern

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