Beautyscopes: September 2018

Fall time is the best time – read along to find out which products the stars have aligned for you this month!

Aries, this month is all about getting back into a routine. The new year will be here before you know it, so there is no better time than the present to get moving on all that you hope to accomplish by 2019. The extra effort this month will pay off in the long run as we head into the last stretch of 2018.

Speaking of routine, September is a month of cool mornings and evenings with hot humid days in between, wreaking havoc on our skin and making you constantly question our skin type. Alchemy Skincare makes it easy for the seasonal transition and with only 3 simple steps it’s not going to take up any extra time in the mornings and evenings. The all natural, independent beauty products were founded around the need for gentle, yet effective products that are safe enough to use on any skin type, especially those suffering from the side effects of cancer treatments. As you get your life in order this month, keep your skin looking radiant and balanced with Alchemy’s Trio Skincare routine.

Alchemy Trio | $192 | Alchemy by Amanda Lane

Your creativity will flourish this month, Taurus. Put pen to paper as ideas pop into your head. Spend time with family and friends sharing and collaborating on dreams, goals, and plans. This month will present opportunities by the dozen, say ‘yes’ to as many as you possibly can. Basically, just get out there OWN your September.

Summer has highlighted cheekbones but fall has glitter eyeliners. Marc Jacobs newest Glam Glitter additions to their line of Highliner Gel Eye Crayons do not disappoint. The 7 shades glide on effortlessly bringing with them all that glitters and glows. With a month as creative as yours, it’s only necessary that you add a bit of sparkle to your looks.

Marc Jacobs Glam Glitter Highliner Gel Eye Crayon | $25 ea. | Marc Jacobs Beauty Sephora

There’s nothing better than a fresh start and that is exactly what September has to offer you this month, Gemini. Get back to your roots by spending time with family and friends. Clearing your mind will open your eyes to new dreams and goals.

With a fresh start in store for you this month, Gemini, it’s only natural that you extend that to your hair care as well. After a summer of dry shampoo, sea salt and texture spray your hair is screaming for a deep cleanse. Davines Oi Shampoo not only turns your bathroom into spa experience, but it cleanses down to your roots, adding moisture and shine for the most luxurious locks. With a clear mind, clean hair, and a positive attitude there’s nothing you can’t do.

Davines Oi Shampoo | $31 | Davines Barney’s New York Birchbox

There has never been a better time than now to express yourself, Cancer. Creative juices will be flowing this month, bringing with them new ideas, stories, and experiences. Sharing your talents and stories with the world will be beneficial to all aspects of your life both professional and social.

Never one to blend in with the crowd, Karity launched their newest Rosé Palette. Each of the 15-shades encourage creativity and embracing your individuality...while also firmly stating their stance on turning rosé season into a yearlong thing. Stay true to yourself this month in every way possible, from vibrant makeup to fun ideas.

Karity Rose Palette | $19 | Karity

This month is all about focusing on yourself and finding the balance between every aspect of your life, Leo. Summer is over and it’s time to get things back in order. While the end of summer may have you feeling a bit down, try to think of all the good that is bound to come your way in the weeks to come.

Taking the time to find your own happiness is vital to living a fulfilled and joyful life. Speaking of Joy, Dior’s new Joy Eau de Parfum boasts the soft smells of wood, musk, flowers, and citrus. The fragrance offers an olfactive interpretation of pure and simpler times often fondly remembered. Dior created the perfect perfume to ease your transition from summer to fall, while reminding you of the importance of self-care and happiness.

Dior Joy Eau De Parfum | $75-130 | Dior Sephora Macy’s

This month is going to be fantastic for you, Virgo! Your social calendar will be overflowing with invitations and parties. All of your hard work is going to pay off and after all those long nights and busy days it will feel amazing. Friends and family are ready to help you celebrate, so make sure you take the time to enjoy it!

With the temperatures cooling and the humidity levels becoming tolerable, you finally have an excuse to style your hair without fear of frizz, sweat, or overheating. The new Olivia Garden Hair Dryer makes achieving the perfect blowout quick and easy. The high-powered dryer is quieter than most and the ceramic and ion technology locks in moisture while adding shine. It comes with two removable heads for more precise drying. With all the parties and celebrations, you have this month, you deserve to have the best hair possible!

Olivia Garden Hair Dryer | $159.99 | Olivia Garden

This month is all about reconnecting with friends. Your life will be entering a phase of ease as work slows for a bit with very few obstacles or issues. Take advantage of this break in your usually hectic life to spend time with the people that make you happiest.

The best part about hanging out with friends is that they love you for you. Getting dressed up can be fun but sometimes all you want to wear is just jeans and t-shirt with a minimal amount of makeup. Marc Jacobs’ Enamored Hydrating Lip Gloss makes achieving the ‘no makeup’ makeup look super easy. The balm like texture glides on and shines like a gloss, with a sheer to medium wash of color. Just swipe on the gloss, toss in your bag, and relish in the fun times spent with friends.

Marc Jacobs Enamored Hydrating Lip Gloss Stick | $28 | Sephora Neiman Marcus

Scorpio, this month will open your eyes to new perspectives and release a lot of the stress you may have recently been feeling. Take the time to reorganize your social and professional calendars to get the most out of your work and friendships. Networking with other professionals will be extremely beneficial to your career as well.

With a month filled of socializing and networking you just never know who you might meet, so it’s VITAL that you look your very best. Marc Jacobs’ O!Mega Gel Powder Eyeshadows are extremely pigmented, easy to use, and last all day without creasing or fallout. No need to have a full palette, each shadow is dimensional and flawless on its own. Choose from any of the beautiful 9 shadows to create the looks you love, while giving you the confidence to conquer all that you set your mind to this month, Scorpio.

Marc Jacobs O!Mega Gel Powder Eyeshadows | Marc Jacobs Beauty Sephora

This month will kick off in full gear, there will be no smooth transition from summer to fall for you, Sagittarius. Don’t look the quick transition as a bad thing, use it to take strides toward achieving your goals this month.

With all that your destined to accomplish, it’s best to let go of all of the distractions and obstacles in your way - nothing can stop you from doing and being your very best. Hourglasses new Caution Extreme Lash Mascara is the perfect product to let people know you mean business. The payoff is not for the faint of heart - transforming your lashes into their most volumized, long, full, and luscious form. Let those around you know to proceed with caution as you move full speed ahead towards great success.

Hourglass Caution Extreme Lash Mascara | $29 | Sephora Blue Mercury

September is a time of wonder and adventure for you, Capricorn. Be open to trying new things and meeting new people. Forming new relationships will allow you to see things from a new perspective and to accomplish the goals that may have had you recently feeling stumped.

Speaking of trying new things, Savor Beauty’s new Pumpkin Enzyme Peel will become a skincare favorite. Not only does the peel smell like your grandma’s homemade pumpkin pie, but it effectively works to smooth, brighten, and rejuvenate your skin. Slather on the orange, gel-like peel to clean skin and let it sit for 1-3 minutes, if it tingles then you know it’s working. Rinse off for an immediately radiant complexion and head into September with confidence.

Savor Beauty Pumpkin Enzyme Peel | $80 | Savor Beauty

Summer was a season full of fun but may have you feeling a bit drained and exhausted, but it’s important that you power through this temporary speed bump. September is going to bring with it open doors and new opportunities at work. Take advantage of this time to set yourself up for a strong finish to an already fantastic year. Stay alert and communicative this month, as you never know who might be listening.

We get that the transition from summer to fall can be tiring and the last thing you want to do on those cool fall mornings is take the time to do your hair...RIP to air dried summer waves. That being said, Living Proof helps you look your best with minimal effort. The Full Root Lift Spray makes styling hair and achieving enviable volume as easy as a few spritzes of product and a quick blow dry. Spray onto roots and watch as your hair visibly lifts and holds when blown with hot air from your dryer. Look your very best with hair that screams ‘I mean business’ and conquer all that September has to offer you.

Living Proof Full Root Lift | $28 | Nordstrom Sephora Ulta

Following your intuition will bring you great success this month, Pisces. Summer was great and all, but fall is your time to thrive. Learning to let go of the things that have been holding you back will propel you in the right direction when it comes to achieving your goals. Stay true to who you are and remind yourself that no one knows you better than yourself.

Keep true to your natural beauty with Zuzu Luxe’s Lip and Cheek Cream in Savage. This 2-in-1 product cuts down time on your beauty routine and rather than hiding your natural beauty it works with it to give you the most natural finish. The deep cranberry color applies sheer giving you the ability to build up to your preferred coverage. Add just a pop to your lips and cheeks for a boost of color and confidence to tackle whatever the day throws your way.

Zuzu Luxe Lip & Cheek Cream | $22.60 | Gabriel Cosmetics Inc.