Black Simmers have often felt let down by The Sims. Whether it's the lack of kinky and curly hairstyles or a dearth of skin tones, making a Sim that's not white is much harder than it should be. In The Sims 4, one of the most egregious issues was makeup. I'll give it credit for being true to life; just like in the real world, in The Sims, it was difficult to find makeup that didn't look like a straight up clown on darker skin tones. The Sims 4's collaboration with MAC Cosmetics has gone a long way to fix this problem.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/qj4bqd/the-sims-4s-mac-collaboration-finally-gives-black-simmers-some-options