Beautyscopes

By Dian Mills

Originally published December 2011



Cheeky Aries loves to add a touch of fun to even the most practical gift-giving. Her favorite festive stocking stuffers: Big Sexy Hair’s Spray and Play hairspray, Dry Shampoo and Powder Playvolumizer in mini-sized, bright red bottles! Her friends and family will never have limp, humbuggy hair again.Jingle your way to www.sexyhair.com to arm your loved ones against hat head in the most fabulous of ways!

GlamoRAMa: Reese Witherspoon, March 22; Jennifer Grey, March 26; Amy Sedaris, March 29; Kristen Stewart, April 9; Leighton Meester, April 15; Victoria Beckham, April 17; Jennifer Garner, April 17; Kate Hudson, April 19
  



Sensual Taurus loves luxury. Not over-the-top, ostentatious displays but classic, special treats that make her world warm and cozy. The perfect gift she’ll never expect: Camus Cognac! Made in France by the last independent, family-owned Cognac house, Camus(pronounced “Kah-moo”) VS, VSOP and XO cognacs are chill filtered and additive-free, giving them a natural aroma and smoothness that take sippable warmth and coziness to a new level. Find the nearest Camus selection to your world at http://www.camus.fr/.

You’d Better Bull-ieve: Renee Zellweger, April 25; Jessica Alba, April 28; Penelope Cruz, April 28; Uma Thurman, April 29; Christina Hendricks, May 3; Dian Mills, May 10; Cate Blanchett, May 14; Megan Fox, May 16
  



Energetic Gemini loves the holidays because she can throw all of her boundless energy and creativity into one project: transforming her home into the most fabulous winter wonderland her friends and family have ever seen! That kind of overhauling can take her dangerously close to fatigue (gasp!), though, so the perfect gift for your favorite dynamo is Peppermint Mocha and Cinnamon Gingerbread Truffle Coffees from Godiva. These holiday flavors will keep her creative juices flowing while Godiva’s smooth medium roast coffee gives her a much-needed kick! Pick up the festive Seasonal Classics Collection at www.walmart.com and Wal-Mart stores nationwide.

Double the Fun: Pam Grier, May 26; Brooke Shields, May 31; Alanis Morrisette, June 1; Marilyn Monroe, June 1; Natalie Portman, June 9; Venus Williams, June 17; Zoe Saldana, June 19; Nicole Kidman, June 20
  



Nurturing Cancer spends most of the year protecting and cherishing the people she loves. There’s nothing she won’t do to keep those in her inner circle happy to be there and she’ll rarely ask for anything in return. The perfect gift to protect and cherish her right back: exotic, luxurious, therapeutic Naked Organix Bodycare. Hand-crafted of the finest quality organic, sustainably harvested ingredients like Tamanu, Argan and Neem oils, these cleansing bar and body butter sets will keep her feeling cared for and invigorated! Find all the ways you can spoil her at www.organixsouth.com.

Crabbily Yours: Juliette Lewis, June 21; Meryl Streep, June 22; Frances McDormand, June 23; Liv Tyler, July 1; Princess Diana, July 1; Jane Lynch, July 14; Kristen Bell, July 18
  



Social butterfly Leo loves this time of year more than any other for one reason: the parties! It’s her time to radiate, so what better gift could you give her than a flawless foundation? After working hand-in-hand with leading plastic surgeons, IT Cosmetics presents the Bye Bye set of transformational gems. Bye Bye Under Eye is a full coverage, waterproof concealer that moisturizes while staying put no matter what she gets up to. Bye Bye Pores is an anti-aging silk HD micro powder that uses hydro-collagen and vitamins C and K to virtually airbrush her skin to perfection. Say hello to Bye Bye at www.itcosmetics.com, www.Beauty.com and in Beauty 360 stores.

Nice fur: Lynda Carter, July 24; Jennifer Lopez, July 24; Anna Paquin, July 24; Kate Beckinsale, July 26; Sandra Bullock, July 26; Helen Mirren, July 26; J.K. Rowling, July 31; Mila Kunis, August 14
  



Analytical Virgo handles every aspect of her life with laser focus, especially when it comes to her appearance. Her goal: to look naturally gorgeous from morning to night. To help her achieve permanent fabulosity safely and effectively, treat her to Cilea Lash by Pure Suasion. This non-prescription eyelash growth stimulator goes on like liquid eyeliner, gently producing up to an 85% increase in eyelash fullness and density in just four weeks (according to independent lab trials). She’ll be batting those lashes like a pro and loving it! Learn more about this affordably fabulous eyelash solution at www.cilealash.com.

Yes, Virginia: Cameron Diaz, August 26; Salma Hayek, September 2; Beyonce, September 4; Chrissie Hynde, September 7; Pink, September 8; Jennifer Hudson, September 12; Amy Poehler, September 16; Lauren Bacall, September 16
  



Adorable Libra has friends everywhere. Everybody thinks she’s so sweet! That’s because she is sweet, but there’s a saucy, flirty, irreverent side of her that’s dying to come out to play. The perfect gift for both sides: Viva La Juicy Limited Edition Parfum by Juicy Couture. Playful and alluring, this mix of mandarin orange, wild berries, honeysuckle, gardenia and creamy amber in a gorgeous vintage-inspired bottle might just merge both sides and create the sweetest vixen you’ve ever met! Sniff your way to any Juicy Couture store, www.juicycouture.com and select department stores and pick it up while you can.

Scale It Up: 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
  



Resourceful Scorpio loves to tackle projects head on with the best ammunition available. As far as she’s concerned, anything less is a waste of time and effort! Give her a fully loaded skin care tank with the DNA EGF Renewal collection from Dr. Ronald L. Moy, MD. Foaming Cleanser uses a unique amino acid glycolic complex to gently exfoliate and prep her skin for Intensive Renewal day and nighttime lotion with a liposome delivery system that targets her skin’s DNA repair processes and knocks fine lines and wrinkles silly. While they’re down, she can hit them with Night Renewal to boost youthful cell turnover FTW!!!! Draw the battle lines at www.dnaegfrenewal.com.

Stingalicious: Julia Roberts, October 28; Jenny McCarthy, November 1; Tilda Swinton, November 5; Emma Stone, November 6; Ellen Pompeo, November 10; Grace Kelly, November 12; Jodie Foster, November 19; Goldie Hawn, November 21
  



Selfless Sagittarius loves to make others feel special. From thoughtful gifts to words of encouragement, she always seems to know what’s needed. What she never does is expect anything in return, so a Send-a-Hug bouquet from Telefloraarriving at her door will floor her!Festive, colorful and complete with the most adorable penguin-hugging-an-ice-cube vase you’ve ever seen, it’s a thoughtful gift that’s guaranteed to make her feel as special as those around her do! Send your hug now at www.teleflora.com.

Her Aim is True: 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
  



Self-sufficient Capricorn believes that there’s nothing she can’t do, so she just does it all. From balancing the books to building a shed, she’s got her own life covered. The best thing you can do for her is stand back! Before you do, though, toss her Fuel™ X2P Safety Eyewear from 3M™ TEKK. Surprisingly stylish, these versatile safety glasses provide protection from the sun as well as flying shards of whatever she’s building in the backyard this week. She’ll love you for making DIY look hot! Check out the entire 3M™ TEKK line at www.3M.com.

Capricornucopia: Helena Christensen, December 25; Patricia Clarkson, December 29; Tracey Ullman, December 30; January Jones, January 5; Katie Couric, January 7; Pat Benatar, January 10; Kirstie Alley, January 12; Dolly Parton, January 19
  



Inventive Aquarius loves a cool spin on a classic idea. Anything eco-friendly is also right up her alley. Find something that covers all three and you’ve found gift nirvana...and here it is: The S’Well 750ml/25oz reusable bottle! BPA-free and made of food grade stainless steel, with a tapered neck and a wide enough opening for ice cubes, this bottle keeps liquids as cold or hot as you want them to be. The twist: it’s the perfect size to hold an entire bottle of her favorite wine! Spin your way to www.swellbottle.com and pick one out in her favorite color. 10% of all profits are donated to WaterAid, enabling countries to provide fresh drinking water to millions of people.

The Water’s Fine: Geena Davis, January 21; Ellen DeGeneres, January 26; Oprah Winfrey, January 29; Kerry Washington, January 31; Shakira, February 2; Elizabeth Banks, February 10; Jennifer Aniston, February 11; Christina Ricci, February 12
  



LadylikePiscesis downright demure by nature. She’s just can’t resist playing up her femininity to the hilt! Sometimes, though, she just needs to get a bit naughty. Give her something that scratches that itch while keeping things at least a smidge wholesome: the 6 Packs 9 Lives 2012 Calendar. Released by L.A.-based nonprofit group Found Animals, this calendar features an entire year’s worth of hot men and their cool cats (all actually adopted by said men)! Proceeds go to the Found Animals Foundation, which supports animal welfare issues and promoting pet adoption. Do all kinds of good by heading to www.foundanimals.org and making her year.

Up the Yin Yang: Ellen Page, February 21; Drew Barrymore, February 22; Chelsea Handler, February 25; Rashida Jones, February 25; Elizabeth Taylor, February 27; Patricia Mills, March 1; Carrie Underwood, March 10; Eva Longoria, March 15
  
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