Do not be swayed by black. It says it will offer you sophistication, a slim-line you, grace, elegance and power. If it fails on this level it will offer you ease; ‘everything goes with black’ it will say.
In actual fact very few people can wear black near the face. More often than not it swamps the complexion adding years to your face. It is a very unforgiving shade.
It may be that you need to discover your ‘new black’, be it dark navy, French navy, chocolate brown, charcoal grey. The list goes on.