copper is a color that is flattering on every skin tone. whether you are the palest pale to the darkest dark, copper is one of those no fail hues to try. try it in eyeshadow, highlighter, blush or even lipstick.
one basic metallic look would be to rim you entire eye with copper, dust it on your cheeks and swipe your lips with a copper hue. get that just-minted penny look that works for everyone.