Beautyscopes

By Peter Porte

Originally published July 2014



Put your best face forward this month, dashing Aries, because this will be an ideal month for you to wheel and deal. Sports Illustrated swimsuit supermodel Julie Henderson’s first makeup collaboration with Au Naturale Cosmetics will leave you glowing for the ardent admirers you’ll attract both in the workplace and out of it. This quality line has all of the right adjectives: organic, vegan and non-toxic so you can amp up your dazzle quotient without worry. Check out the Beach Bombshell Box at www.AuNaturaleGlow.com, which includes eye shadow, bronzer stick, highlighting stick, organic cream concealer, organic lipstick and natural lip glass (all made in the USA). You’re on fire in July!

Glam Rams: Reese Witherspoon, March 22; Alyson Hannigan, March 24; Katharine McPhee, March 25; Kristen Stewart, April 9; Victoria Beckham, April 17; Jennifer Garner, April 17; Kate Hudson, April 1; others: Emma Watson, Amanda Bynes, Jessica Chastain, Rooney Mara, Julia Stiles, Claire Danes, Leslie Mann, Jamie Chang, Robin Wright, Mandy Moore, Elle Fanning, Paris Jackson, Sarah Jessica Parker, Brooklyn Decker, Ashley Judd.
  



You sensual, earthy Taureans will revel in the luxurious scent and creamy richness of new earth-friendly R & Co hair products. With names like Park Ave Blow Out Balm, Jackpot Styling Crème, Dallas Thickening Shampoo & Conditioner and Gemstone Color Shampoo & Conditioner – combined with gorgeous graphics -- they’re sure to please all your senses and sensibilities. You’ll savor natural ingredients such as hibiscus, golden root, rice, cyperus root, moringa seed, artichoke leaf, green tea, geranium and vitamins. They’re also formulated without parabens, sulfates, mineral oil and petroleum; find them at Neiman Marcus, C.O. Bigelow, and at www.RandCo.com.

EmBullient Beauties: Bettie Page, April 22; Carol Burnett, April 26; Uma Thurman, April 29; Kim Taylor, April 30; Adele, May 5; Dian Mills, May 10; Malin Ackerman, May 12; Madeleine Albright, May 15; others: Michelle Pfieffer, Amber Heard,Jordana Brewster, Jessica Alba. Megan Fox, Christina Hendricks, Kirsten Dunst, Cate Blanchett, Penelope Cruz, Jenna Coleman, Rosario Dawson, Audrey Hepburn, Renee Zellweger, Sofia Coppola.
  



What could be better for you airy Geminis than a dash of O+ Oxygen to restore vitality? Available in three refreshing varieties: peppermint, pink grapefruit and unscented, and three sizes: the O+ Mini, the O+ Skinni and the O+ Elevate Pack, they’re perfect for traveling, working out and a much-needed afternoon bolster at work. With 95% pure oxygen, they ease altitude adjustments, recharge tired muscles, help recover from jet lag, boost mental clarity, decrease stress and even help with hangovers (Madonna, Lady GaGa, J-Lo, and Emma Stone all use oxygen treatments to improve their skin’s appearance). This will be a super busy summer for you Gemini, so stock up to energize the healthy way: www.oxygenplus.com.

Double Whammy Knockouts: Pam Grier, May 26; Heidi Klum, June 1: Marilyn Monroe, June 1; Natalie Portman, June 9; Venus Williams, June 17; Zoe Saldana, June 19; Stevie Nicks, June 26; others: Angelina Jolie, Oona Chaplin, Nicole Kidman, Mae Whitman, Julianna Margulies, Juliette Lewis, Teri Polo, Ginnifer Goodwin, Courteney Cox, Elizabeth Hurley, Anne Heche, Kristin Scott Thomas, Kate Upton, Mary-Kate Olsen, Ashley Olsen, Joan Rivers, Brooke Shields, Logan Browning, Leelee Sobieski, Carey Mulligan.
  



Gentle and sweetly sensitive Cancer, you’ll want to say Yes to Coconut, a new 95% natural line debuting this month that’s reminiscent of tropical splendor and laden with replenishing coconut oil. The line includes face and hand cleansing wipes with coconut + kukui nut extract, hydrating balm with coconut + avocado oil and shea butter, polishing body scrub with coconut + sweet almond oil and coconut shell, Coconut Oil Body Wash with apricot oil + olive oil, Ultra Light Spray Body Lotion with sunflower and aloe, as well as shampoo, lip oil, lip balm, eczema relief spray, hand cream and more at Whole Foods and www.yestocarrots.com. This month will bring passion your way Cancer, so keep your skin soft and your heart open to new possibilities.

Soft Shelled Stars: Meryl Streep, June 22; Francis McDormand, June 23; Deborah Harry, July 1; Princess Diana, July 1; Olivia Munn, July 3; Kristen Bell, July 18; Selena Gomez, July 22; Others: Michelle Rodriguez, Elsa Pataky, Julianne Hough, Juno Temple, Sofia Vergara, Eva Green, Linda Cardellini, Lindsay Lohan, Judy Greer, Diane Kruger, Lizzy Caplan, Ashley Tisdale, Kristen Connolly, Georgie Henley, Sophia Bush, Selma Blair, Mindy Kaling, Hilarie Burton, Jane Lynch, Minka Kelly, Busy Philipps, Jaime Murray.
  



Summertime is when Leo shines the brightest since the sun returns to your sign, so you’ll want to make a knockout impression with a dazzling smile since you’re front-and-center this month. Enter Luster Premium White at stage right for bright white and beautiful teeth. Opt for Distinctly White for 2-day whitening action or the 30-minute at home kit, Pro Light (2x faster than strips and trays, FYI). You can also maintain your pearly whites with Power White Luster toothpaste, which eradicates deep stains. Light up the summer nights with your smile and charisma, Leo. You were born to shine! www.LusterPremiumWhite.com.

Ravishing Regals: Anna Paquin, July 24; Helen Mirren, July 26; J.K. Rowling, July 31; Martha Stewart, August 3; Viola Davis, August 11; Jennifer Lawrence, August 15; Loretta Devine, August 21; others: Amy Adams, Anna Kendrick, Ester Williams, Mila Kunis, Rose Byrne, Sandra Bullock, Hayden Panettiere, Kate Beckinsale, Charlize Theron, Adelaide Kane, Gillian Anderson, Jennifer Lopez, Vera Farmiga, Evangeline Lilly, Ashley Johnson, Christine Taylor, Genesis Rodriguez, Brit Marling, Summer Glau, Halle Berry, Mary-Louise Parker, Mara Wilson, Rhona Mitra, Kristen Wiig, Abbie Cornish, Alexis Knapp, Elisabeth Moss, Hilary Swank, Abigail Spencer, Evanna Lynch, Madeline Stowe.
  



Virgo, don your party dress because you’ll receive more invites to gatherings than usual this summer, thanks to a Jupiter transit in your eleventh house that’s putting you in the mood to pahr-tay! Everyone around you is feeling your new energy. Go for it! Enjoy the festivities -- and if you want to smell as though you just returned from the south of France with a special je ne sais quoi, spritz on the new Frisson de Verveine by L’Occitane. This citrusy unisex scent is crafted with freshly picked organic verbena leaves from Provence. Available in Eau de Toilette, fragrance splash, shower gel, bath salts, hand cream and a cooling roll-on gel. This is the scent for all your summer soirees.

Mercury Mademoiselles: Blake Lively, August 25; Salma Hayek, September 2; Beyonce, September 4; Chrissie Hynde, September 7; Pink, September 8; Amy Poehler, September 16; Anne Bancroft, September 17; others: Melissa McCarthy, Shannon Guess, Michelle Williams, Mireille Enos, Tatiana Masiany, Carice van Houten, Alexa Vega, Emily Rossum, Alexis Biedel, Cameron Diaz, Maggie Grace, Rachel Bilson, Evan Rachel Wood, Billie Piper, Carla Gugino, Jada Pinkett-Smith, Rose McGowen, Naomi Harris, Katrina Bowden, Jennifer Tilly, Aisha Tyler, Chelsea Kane, Lea Michele.
  



Ruled by Venus, lovely Libra, you know and appreciate the finer things in life, which is why you’ll love slumbering in soft, luxurious bed sheets from Linen Me on sultry summer nights. This Lithuanian stonewashed linen bedding and bath + towel line is crafted by a third-generation, family-owned business and its products are hypoallergenic, breathable and gloriously soft – and what’s more, they are each hand-made. This is a month where you can relax, take it easy and pamper yourself Libra, so do it with soft linens! Find it at www.amazon.com and www.linenme.com.

Balanced Babes: Olivia Newton-John, September 26; Serena Williams, September 26; Julie Andrews, October 1; Kate Winslet, October 5; Rachel McAdams, October 7; Sigourney Weaver, October 8; Frieda Pinto, October 18; others: Lena Heady, Mia Wasikowska, Mary Gibbs, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Gwyneth Paltrow, Naomi Watts, Marion Cotillard, Elisabeth Shue, Lindsay Taylor, Shannyn Sossamon, Michelle Trachtenberg, Rachael Leigh Cook, Hilary Duff, Susan Sarandon, Lacey Chabert, Anna Camp, Brie Larson, Samantha Barks, Bailee Madison, Emily Deschanel, Camilla Belle, Alicia Silverstone, Felicity Jones, Clea DuVall, Jane Krakowski, Kelly Preston, Joan Cusack, Jodi Lyn O’Keefe, Kim Kardashian, Mira Sorvino.
  



You’ll be feeling energized this month dear Scorpio, with big plans to implement, workouts to burn off steam, trips for the sake of exploration, and even some home improvement on your slate. The organic, all natural Pit Paste deodorant scented with essential oils (lavender, sweet orange) is ideal to match your energy levels in July because it truly works! You’ll have no worries about chemicals or other harmful additives in your quotidian routine, and Primal Pit is chock full of beneficial coconut oil, raw grade shea butter, organic arrowroot powder and non-aluminum baking soda. Available in stick form or in a recyclable jar: www.primalpitpaste.com.

Stingalicious: Katie Perry, October 25; Jenny McCarthy, November 1; Tilda Swinton, November 5; Emma Stone, November 6; Grace Kelly, November 12; Jodie Foster, November 19; Goldie Hawn, November 21; others: Scarlett Johansson, Natalia Tena, Rachel McAdams, Famke Janssen, Anne Hathaway, Analeigh Tipton, Shailene Woodley, Julia Roberts, Winona Ryder, Scottie Thompson, Brittany Murphy, Olga Kurylenko, Jena Malone, Piper Perabo, Thandie Newton, Yunjin Kim, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Meg Ryan, Marisol Nichols, Demi Moore, Tara Reid, Parker Posey, Megan Mullally, Andrea Rideborough, Lisa Bonet, Sally Field, Ming-Na Wen, Chloe Sevigny, Ellen Pompeo, Willow Smith, Leslie Bibb, Jamie Lee Curtis.
  



You global minded Sagittarians will appreciate the hand crafted goods and lovely jewelry at All Across Africa. With opportunities beckoning in the business realm this month, you’ll want to look polished, so check out the artisan bracelets in subtle shades for accessorizing and necklaces such as the Poppy Jolie from Uganda. You’ll also find colorful baskets for summer homes or hostess gifts and shoulder bags, makeup bags, clutches and market bags. With 3,200 artisans, 45 artisan cooperatives, 4 countries and 18,200 people impacted, you can make a difference by where you shop. So colorful for summer, so perfect for you!

Awesome Archers: Christina Applegate, November 25; Tina Turner, November 26; Kathryn Bigelow, November 27; Bette Midler, December 1; Tyra Banks, December 4; Judi Dench, December 9; Taylor Swift, December 13; other: Amanda Seyfried, Kaley Cuoco, Amy Acker, Jenna Dewan-Tatum, Milla Jovovich, Mary Elizabeth Winstead, Alyssa Milano, Jennifer Connelly, Katherine Heigl, Zoe Kravitz, AnnaSophia Robb, Anna Faris, Julianne Moore, Vanessa Hudgens, Paula Patton, Miley Cyrus, Emily Browning, Mayim Bialik, Katie Holmes, Julie Delpy, Hailee Steinfeld, Jennifer Carpenter, Emmanuelle Chriqui, Marisa Tomei, Lucy Liu, Kim Basinger, Sarah Silverman, Emily Mortimer, Jessica Pare.
  



Hard-working and ambitious Capricorn, you’re particularly inspiring this month! The emphasis is on both personal and business partnerships, so you’ll want to glow in those important face-to-face meetings with Ling Skincare Replenishing Hydrator. You may even want to treat yourself to a relaxing spa day or a facial at the Union Square Ling Spa (the charcoal facial is especially refreshing for summer with aromatic eucalyptus). Browse around at www.lingskincare.com to see the product lineup, and choose your favored weapon against dry, dull, sensitive or oily skin. You can move mountains this month Cap, so you might as well look flawless while achieving the nearly impossible.

Capricornucopia: Helena Christensen, December 25; Tracey Ullman, December 30; Katie Couric, January 7; Pat Benatar, January 10; Kirstie Alley, January 12; Betty White, January 17; Dolly Parton, January 19; others: January Jones, Zooey Deschanel, Nina Dobrev, Maggie Smith, Alison Brie, Amanda Peet, Kate Bosworth, Lucy Punch, Sienna Miller, Diane Keaton, Jennifer Ehle, Katey Sagal, Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Patricia Clarkson, Julia Ormond, Penelope Ann Miller, Sissy Spacek, Paz Vega, Sarah Polley, Drea de Matteo, Rachael Harris, Beth Behrs, Emily Watson.
  



Water bearer, the Arianna Collagen Boost Eye Serum Treatment with revolutionary Matrixlyl 3000 to activates collagen, Deep Cleansing Mud Gel and Arianna Dead Sea Body Scrub are all ideal for you this month. Not only do they smell magnificent but they leave skin soft and firm too. The Dead Sea body polish, crafted in Israel, will keep you buffed and glowing for everything you hope to achieve this month at work and within groups. With your confidence and creativity levels at an all-time high, you’ll be unstoppable this summer! Peruse the line at www.arianna-skincare.com.

Winsome Water Bearers: 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; others: Isla Fisher, Natalie Dormer, Alice Eve, Gemma Arterton, Rose Leslie, Rosamund Pike, Portia de Rossi, Heather Graham, Stephanie Leonidas, Diane Lane, Kerry Washington, Emma Roberts, Elizabeth Olsen, Arielle Kebbel, Kelly Hu, Jessica Walter, Mena Suvari, Denise Richards, Laura Linney, Ariel Winter, Mischa Barton, Bonnie Wright, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Isabel Lucas, Anna Hutchison, Deborah Ann Woll, Amber Valletta, Tiffani Thiessan.
  



Dreamy, creative, humor-oriented and nostalgic Pisces, you will love Organic India Moringa Leaf Powder for how it makes you feel, especially of you start your day with it this summer. Beauty is good health! Moringa is considered the most nutrient-rich plant on earth; it’s abundant in vitamins and minerals such as vitamins A, B1, B3, B12, iron, magnesium, potassium, amino acids, 46 antioxidants, vitamin C (7x as much as an orange) and polyphenols. It can also be made into a smoothie and is alkalizing, vegan and energizing. You’ll want the extra nutrients and energy this month to tackle projects that have been gathering dust for a while. This is a revitalizing month for you in all ways, so stock up at www.organicindiausa.com.

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; others: Sophie Turner, Teresa Palmer, Kate Mara, Jennifer Love Hewitt, Melanie Laurent, Alexandra Daddario, Olivia Wilde, Dakota Fanning, Emily Blunt, Rachel Weisz, Eva Mendes, Brittany Snow, Jessica Biel, Jiah Khan, Lily Collins, Bryce Dallas Howard, Sharon Stone, Julie Bowen, Kelly McDonald, Sasha Grey, Jenna Fischer, Ashley Greene, Ali Larter, Glenn Close, Paget Brewster, Holly Hunter, Rihanna, Natalie Zea, Isabelle Fuhrman, Tamzin Merchant, Tea Leoni.
  
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