Beautyscopes

By Dian Mills

Originally published August 2011



Aries, the eternal optimist, loves to fill her closet with the highest of high, strappiest of strappy sandals as soon as summer comes around. They're pretty - of course they'll be comfy! She's no fool, though, always tossing a pair of Spare Soles Flip Flops in her purse. Spare Soles are cute, comfy, durable, foldable flip flops in a sleek wristlet that turns into a tote bag to stash your offending strappies in! Tiptoe over to www.sparesoles.com and flip over the whole awesomely bejeweled line!

Aries and Shine: Jennifer Grey, March 26; Amy Sedaris, March 29; Kristen Stewart, April 9; Alessandra Ambrosio, April 11; Emma Thompson, April 15; Victoria Beckham, April 17; Jennifer Garner, April 17; Kate Hudson, April 19
  



Protective Taurus lives for the summer sun, but would never let it damage her skin. She also loves to pamper herself with luxurious makeup, so Colorescience Pro Lip Shine SPF 35 is her Holy Grail! A shimmering, moisturizing lip-plumping gloss packing major UVA and UVB protection without chemicals or dyes, it comes in so many gorgeous shades that it's impossible to choose just one. Protect your pout at www.colorescience.com.

Bully for You: Renee Zellweger, April 25; Jessica Alba, April 28; Penelope Cruz, April 28; Uma Thurman, April 29; Christina Hendricks, May 3; Linda Evangelista, May 10; Malin Ackerman, May 12; Cate Blanchett, May 14
  



Gemini's dual nature makes her equal parts sweet angel and sultry devil. Her style is both playful and provocative, so Calgon's new Sensual Collection is perfect for creating her ideal aura no matter who she is today. In scents like Flirty Tease, Femme Inferno and Angelic Kiss, this line features sexy fragrance mists, silkening double mists, shimmering moisture mists and swirly luminous body creams. It's also gorgeously affordable, so treat all of your personalities at Walmart or www.calgonstore.com.

Double Trouble: Pam Grier, May 26; Stevie Nicks, May 26; Alanis Morrisette, June 1; Natalie Portman, June 9; Adriana Lima, June 12; Venus Williams, June 17; Zoe Saldana, June 19; Nicole Kidman, June 20
  



Unpredictable Cancer craves security, but can't resist adventures in the summer sun. To keep her skin safe, there's always a Palmer's Cocoa Butter Formula SPF 30 Swivel Stick in her pocket. A perfectly portable vitamin E-packed wonder, it soothes dry, chapped lips, moisturizes wind burned and chafed skin and provides spot SPF protection for all her exposed areas. Secure your skin's softness at drugstores and www.palmers.com.

Shell Shocked: Meryl Streep, June 22; Frances McDormand, June 23; Liv Tyler, July 1; Olivia Munn, July 3; Jane Lynch, July 14; Kristen Bell, July 18; Gisele Bundchen, July 20
  



Proud Leo loves praise, flattery and admiration. She'll never let the bright summer sun ruin her awe-inspiring face! To increase circulation and prevent sneaky free radicals from damaging the delicate skin under her eyes, she turns to Frownies Eye Gels Under Eye and Eyelid Treatment. These reusable patches are packed with cactus collagen, aloe, niacin and other plant-based immune building properties to soothe fine lines and dark circles while perfecting her skin tone. Fuss-free, fabulous and found at www.frownies.com.

Pride, Not Prejudice: Lynda Carter, July 24; Anna Paquin, July 24; Kate Beckinsale, July 26; Sandra Bullock, July 26; Helen Mirren, July 26; Hillary Swank, July 30; J.K. Rowling, July 31; Charlize Theron, August 7
  



Analytical Virgo is a natural problem solver. This gift is especially handy in the summer, when countless hours are invested in achieving the ideal tan. Without just the right skin care to preserve it, this perfection won't last. What's a girl to do? Pamper and exfoliate with Sabon Foamy Scrub! Crafted using Dead Sea salts, minerals and essential oils, this sensitive skin-friendly body scrub smells heavenly and keeps skin fresh and bright. With scents like Ginger Orange, Lavender Apple, Patchouli Lavender Vanilla and Vanilla Coconut, the beach is only a breath away. Choose your solution at www.sabonnyc.com.

Virgo-gos: Cameron Diaz, August 26; Salma Hayek, September 2; Beyonce, September 4; Chrissie Hynde, September 7; Evan Rachel Wood, September 7; Brooke Burke, September 8; Jennifer Hudson, September 12; Amy Poehler, September 16
  



Magnetic Libra makes friends everywhere she goes. Keeping her friendly face smooth and healthy-looking is important, but so is keeping her routine quick and simple. Enter Envie De Neuf's Q10 Squalane Boosting Essence! Easy to apply, this concentrated anti-aging treatment uses the powerful antioxidant Coenzyme Q10 to stop free radicals before they can age skin. Olive oil-derived Squalane infuses skin with essential moisture for all-day softness with minimal fuss. Skin happiness in a vial can be found at www.enviedeneuf.com.

Grand Scales: Catherine Zeta-Jones, September 25; Olivia Newton-John, September 26; Serena Williams, September 26; Julie Andrews, October 1; Susan Sarandon, October 4; Kate Winslet, October 5; Rachel McAdams, October 7; Sigourney Weaver, October 8
  



Independent Scorpio loves her rebellious streak and the idea of expressing herself through body art intrigues her. For times when a new tattoo just isn't in the cards, Tattooed by Inky fragranced body sprays have the distinction and attitude to keep her feeling fierce! With five scents to choose from (two female, two male and one for all), she can be whomever she wants to be, whenever the mood strikes! Turning up the cool factor at Target stores nationwide.

You Stinger: Julia Roberts, October 28; Winona Ryder, October 29; Jenny McCarthy, November 1; Tilda Swinton, November 5; Emma Stone, November 6; Ellen Pompeo, November 10; Demi Moore, November 11; Jodie Foster, November 19
  



Sagittarius may be grounded and well-adjusted, but that doesn't mean she's boring! She loves practical items with a funky flair, which is why Tweezerman's new Safari Cheetah Print Slant Tweezer Collection makes her all warm and fuzzy. Perfectly aligned for expert precision and fiercely colored (in pink, blue and orange) for maximum ferocity, these brow fixers are a must for anybody who loves quirky sophistication. Capture your own exclusively at Sephora and www.sephora.com.

Is That an Arrow in Your Pocket? Christina Applegate, November 25; Tina Turner, November 26; Kathryn Bigelow, November 27; Bette Midler, December 1; Sarah Silverman, December 1; Tyra Banks, December 4; Marisa Tomei, December 4; Taylor Swift, December 13
  



Capricorn is the loner of the Zodiac. She's independent, self-sufficient and can pump her own gas, thank you very much! Of course, that doesn't mean she won't protect herself from gas, grease, grime and germs while she's doing it. Pump Gloves are always in her car, ready for action. Sleek, stylish and functional, these gloves even double as driving gloves (in classic black or light grey) with built-in UV protection. Class up your dirty work at www.pumpgloves.com!

http://www.beautynewsnyc.com/wp-admin/tools.php?page=beautyscopes&updated=true No Flash in the Pan: Stephenie Meyer, December 24; Helena Christensen, December 25; Patricia Clarkson, December 29; Tracey Ullman, December 30; Meredith Vieira, December 30; January Jones, January 5; Pat Benatar, January 10; Kirstie Alley, January 12
  



Nature-loving Aquarius tends to fly by the seat of her pants, so spontaneous hiking trips into excitingly uncharted territory can pop up at any moment. Her backpack staple: KINeSYS Performance Sunscreen. This fast drying, spray-on, water/sweat-resistant sunscreen with SPF 15 or 30 is hypoallergenic and paraben-free. It's a wanderer's perfect protective companion. Grab yours at www.kinesys.com.

So Refreshing: Ellen DeGeneres, January 26; Oprah Winfrey, January 29; Kerry Washington, January 31; Shakira, February 2; Elizabeth Banks, February 10; Jennifer Aniston, February 11; Kelly Rowland, February 11; Christina Ricci, February 12
  



Social butterfly Pisces loves spending time with her friends. She never arrives at a door empty-handed, though, and one of her favorite hostess gifts is Café Anatolia's Turkish Bath Vinyl Bag Gift Set. This gift set features a bar of intoxicatingly scented Dalan Turkish Olive Oil soap, an exfoliating Kelebek Kese Turkish Hamam bath mitt and a jar of invigorating lemon cologne. It's a summery, exotic collection that no gift giver or receiver can resist! Find your gifts (and treat yourself) at www.cafeanatolia.com.

Yins and Yangs: Rihanna, February 20; Ellen Page, February 21; Drew Barrymore, February 22; Chelsea Handler, February 25; Tea Leoni, February 25; Rashida Jones, February 25; Carrie Underwood, March 10; Eva Longoria, March 15
  
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