SW 6618

Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach

Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 paint color review

Let’s dive into a full Cosmetic Peach paint color review. Take a look at pictures of real interiors and exteriors painted with beautiful SW 6618. Find out if this gorgeous warm pink paint color would look great on your living room walls or trims, kitchen cabinet, bedroom accent wall, bathroom or house exterior.

Official color page:Cosmetic Peach SW 6618
Color code:SW 6618
Color name:Cosmetic Peach
Brand:Sherwin Williams
Color collections:ABC's and 123's, Living Well

LRV of Cosmetic Peach

Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 has an LRV of 60.16% and refers to Light colors that reflect most of the incident light

Color paint LRV values

Light Reflectance Value measures the amount of visible and usable light that reflects from a painted surface.
Simply put, the higher LRV of paint color, the brighter room you will get.
Scale goes from 0% (absolute black, absorbing all light) to 100% (pure white, reflecting 100% of all light).

Act like a pro: Choosing paint with LRV of 60.16% be attentive to your bulbs light Brightness.Light Brightness – measured in lumens. The lower LRV of paint you have, the higher lumen level you need. Every square feet of room needs at least 40 lumens. That means for a 200 square feet living room you’ll need 8000 lumens of light. To achieve that brightness, you would require a total of 8 bulbs, 1000lm each.

What are Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach undertones?

Red is Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach undertone color, as you can clearly see on the color field below. To determine this undertone we’ve removed all the tints, tones, shades and get HUE (pure color). Seems that undertone definition on a white sheet is already outdated and rather inaccurate


HEX value

HEX value:


RGB code:

243, 193, 171

Is Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 cool or warm?

warm colors
Color wheel
cool colors

With a hue of 18° this Pink refers warm paint shade according to HSL (Hue, Saturation, Lightness) on the color wheel.

SW 6618 Cosmetic Peach HSL code: 18, 75%, 81%

Hue - degree on a color wheel from 0 to 360. 0 is red, 120 is green, and 240 is blue.
Saturation is a percentage value. 0% is a shade of grey, and 100% is the full color.
Lightness is also a percentage value. 0% is black, and 100% is white.

  • Warm Pink will make even large rooms feel cozy and intimate
  • Warm Pink undertones tend to make you feel happy, energized and playful
  • Warm paint colors are ideal for kitchens, living rooms or bathrooms
  • Warmer hues make larger spaces feel more inviting

Act like a pro: Mixing warm and cool shades is a must have to get harmonius interior. Add accents that contrast with the primary color to create visual balance. If your walls are a warm color, don’t forget to add accent in cold colors (furniture, art, décor). A good practice is too use a complementary color scheme.

Coordinating colors.
Colors that go with Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach:

Monochromatic color scheme

Monochromatic color scheme

This scheme consists of different shades, tints, and tones of a single color. It's the perfect hue combination, but with no accent decor it's pretty boring.

Darker shades

Color comparison

Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 vs Sweet Orange SW 6351

Discover the key differences and which shade could be the perfect fit for you.

Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 vs Sherwin Williams Sweet Orange SW 6351Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach SW 6618
LRV: 60.16%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 64.31%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 vs Jovial SW 6611

Looking for the perfect paint color for your space? Discover which one suits your needs in our comparison.

Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach SW 6618 vs Sherwin Williams Jovial SW 6611Sherwin Williams Cosmetic Peach SW 6618
LRV: 60.16%
Light color
Temperature: warm
LRV: 55.87%
Light color
Temperature: warm

Color codes

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HEX#f3c1abcopy color code
RGB Decimal243, 193, 171copy color code
RGB Percent95.29%, 75.69%, 67.06%copy color code
HSVHue: 18° Saturation: 29.63% Value: 95.29%copy color code
HSLhsl(18, 75, 81)copy color code
CMYKCyan: 0.0 Magenta: 20.58 Yellow: 29.63 Key: 4.71copy color code
YIQY: 205.442 I: 36.865 Q: 3.73copy color code
XYZX: 63.383 Y: 60.138 Z: 46.786copy color code
CIE LabL:81.913 a:14.794 b:17.895copy color code
CIE LuvL:81.913 u:33.473 v:22.485copy color code
Decimal15974827copy color code
Hunter lab77.549, 10.185, 18.514copy color code
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