Cosmic Beauty: The Best Colors for Your Zodiac Sign
Got some free time this weekend? (We know you do.) Take a break from all the suntanning and channel-surfing to play a little guessing game with us! Question: what are the hues that best reflect your Zodiac sign? Answer: below.
Based on Zodiac Astrology Online’s recommended palettes, we bring you this extra special color guide. Who knows, beautiful—a shade-shifting move might just change your luck!
AQUARIUS (JANUARY 20 – FEBRUARY 18)
Given your positive outlook and humanitarian leanings, your best colors are bright ones: aqua and sky blue.
SHOP IT: Too Faced’s Shadow Insurance Primer, P1,299. Suesh’s Blue Eyeshadow Pots in E71 and E96, P90 each.
PISCES (FEBRUARY 19 – MARCH 20)
Mysterious and elusive, soft and fascinating, a dreamer like you will do well in lavender, white, and shimmering sea green.
SHOP IT: Zenutrients’ Lavender & Citronella Bug Repellant Cream, P208. Crabtree & Evelyn’s Lavender Bath & Shower Gel, on sale at P1,200.
ARIES (MARCH 21 – APRIL 19)
Red is the color of your ruler planet Mars. But beyond the obvious, this searing shade is ideal for your bold, passionate, thrill-seeking personality.
SHOP IT: Laura Mercier’s Creme Smooth Lip Colour in Hollywood, P1,250. Josie Maran’s Coconut Water Cheek Gelee in Poppy Paradise.
TAURUS (APRIL 20 – MAY 20)
You’re generous and dependable to a fault, so naturally, your colors are down-to-earth. Try forest green, lime, and teal.
SHOP IT: Deborah Lippmann’s Laughin’ To The Bank Nail Lacquer, on sale at P525. OPI’s Classic Nail Lacquer in Gargantuan Green Grape, P599.
GEMINI (MAY 21 – JUNE 20)
All signs point to yellow, the “smart” color. It’s a great match for your wit, intellect, and thirst for knowledge, as well as your sunny disposition.
SHOP IT: Knocked Up Nails’ Baby Butter Yellow Nail Polish, on sale at P550. Crabtree & Evelyn’s Citron Body Souffle, on sale at P1,480.
CANCER (JUNE 21 – JULY 22)
Under that cool and collected exterior, you’re a complex and delicate enigma. Mirror the moon, your sign’s “great mother,” with silver, gray, and pearly white.
SHOP IT: Neutrogena’s Crease Proof Eye Shadow in Forever Platinum, P475, L’Oréal Paris’ Instant Couture Nail Art in Pearly Dress, on sale at P277. Laura Mercier’s Caviar Stick Eye Colour in Grey Pearl, P1,250.
LEO (JULY 23 – AUGUST 22)
Just like the sun, you’ve got an incredible warmth about you, coupled with a zest for life. Bring that to the surface with golds and oranges.
SHOP IT: Elizabeth Arden’s Beautiful Color Lipstick in Mango Cream, P1,540. Missha’s Sheer Fluid Blusher in Sugar Apricot, on sale at P594.
VIRGO (AUGUST 23 – SEPTEMBER 22)
Of all the signs, you are the most sensible and realistic—but also highly introspective. Strong solids like navy and royal blue keep you balanced.
SHOP IT: Bobbi Brown’s Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner in Denim Ink, P1,450. Pixi by Petra’s Endless Silky Eye Pen in Black Blue, P740.
LIBRA (SEPTEMBER 23 – OCTOBER 22)
Since you are ruled by Venus, your femininity is enchanting and your happiness infectious. Spread the love with pinks, nudes, and other pastel hues.
SHOP IT: Korres’ Lip Butter Glaze in Jasmine, P780. Paul & Joe’s Dual Cheek Color in #6, P1,825.
SCORPIO (OCTOBER 23 – NOVEMBER 21)
You’ve been called intense before, due to your heart-on-sleeve emotion and deep contemplation. Rich, autumnal tints of burgundy and brown fit you to a T.
SHOP IT: Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Tinted Brow Gel in Chocolate, P1,440. Laura Mercier’s Lip Glace in Garnet, P995.
SAGITTARIUS (NOVEMBER 22 – DECEMBER 21)
A forward-thinker with a taste for adventure, you’ve got confidence in spades. An unpredictable color like violet encapsulates both your creativity and wisdom.
SHOP IT: Pop Beauty’s Kajal Pen in Inky Purple, P590 (20% OFF this week!). Almay’s Intense I-Color: Bold Nudes for Browns Kit, P350.
CAPRICORN (DECEMBER 22 – JANUARY 19)
Patient and resourceful, independent and ambitious, you’re the kind of girl who appreciates stability. One color says it all: black.
SHOP IT: Anastasia Beverly Hills’ Brow Wiz in Granite, P1,375. Buxom’s Buxom Lash in Blackest Black, P1,335.
References: Zodiac Astrology Online, Zodiac Signs Astrology