Beautyscopes: May 2016

Spring has sprung, and the zodiac is blooming with new beginnings this May. We have the perfect beauty, wellness and fashion products to awaken you from the winter doldrums and rejuvenate your hair, skin, mind and body. Flowers won’t be the only things blossoming this spring.

Aries, spring is here and this month is the perfect time to take your hair out from under that winter hat and give it some TLC. You’ve got a lively social life this month and really can’t afford a bad hair day. Try Pai-shau Replenishing Hair Cleanser, followed by Supreme Revitalizing Hair Mask, to revive your limp strands and get them ready to show off. Pai-shau’s Signature Exotic Tea Complex contains a blend of antioxidants and vitamins to nourish the hair. Pai-shau means passion for life, in Vietnamese, something Aries knows all about.


Aries Birthdays: 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.

Taurus, you hate to be stuck in a rut, and this month could make you feel trapped. This is a great time to treat yourself to an overhaul of your same old makeup kit. Foundation is the best start, and Charlotte Tilbury’s Magic Foundation will do the trick. It will give Taurus the translucent, natural looking coverage she loves, yet camouflage those tiny imperfections.


Taurus Birthdays: Amber Heard, April 22; Megan Fox, May 16; Jessica Alba, April 28; Ellie Kemper, May 2; Lena Dunham, May 13; Malin Akerman, May 12; Christina Hendricks, May 3; Adele, May 5; Dian Mills, May 10.

Gemini, your skin can be as fickle as you are, so with all the social events you have lined up this month, make sure your skin is picture perfect. Nothing will whip your skin in shape faster than the Paula’s Choice Skincare line of new Redness Relief products. Start with the basics with Cleanser, Toner, and SPF 30 Mineral Moisturizer. Stay away from harsh exfoliants, Gemini, and use the Paula’s Choice 1% BHA Lotion Exfoliant, a gentle exfoliant that will work even better. Your delicate and temperamental skin will thank you.


Gemini Birthdays: Amy Schumer, June 1; Tina Fey, May 18; Angelina Jolie, June 3; Pam Grier, May 26; Heidi Klum, June 1: Marilyn Monroe, June 1; Natalie Portman, June 9; Venus Williams, June 17; Zoe Saldana, June 19.

Aromatherapy is just what Cancer needs to help her relax, energize and focus through a demanding month. Make sure you never go anywhere without the Cor Pendant, an ingenious necklace with a streamlined pendant that holds aromatherapy scents inside it. The pendant comes with three scents that will help you either Focus, Calm or Energize, depending upon your needs. Choose from the gold, silver or rose gold color pendants to hold your scents. Cancer, you will not want to leave home without this secret weapon for coping with your day. Trust us, you will be obsessed.


Cancer Birthdays: Ariana Grande, June 26; Meryl Streep, June 22; Frances McDormand, June 23; Deborah Harry, July 1; Wendy Williams, July 18; Kristen Bell, July 18; Selena Gomez, July 22; Frida Kahlo, July 6, Gisele Bundchen, July 20.

Leo, your mane is your crowning glory, and the one thing that must always be flawless on you. This month is going to be hectic, so make your life easier with Click n’ Curl, the easy hot roller set that curls right into your hair with no pins or clips. Just use a blow dryer to heat the curlers, and in minutes your hair is bouncing with body and curls. These curlers will save your gorgeous locks from excess heat from curling irons. Best of all you can do your makeup while your hair sets, drastically reducing your morning routine. Now that’s something to roar about.


Leo Birthdays: Halle Berry, August 14; Anna Paquin, July 24; Helen Mirren, July 26; J.K. Rowling, July 31; Martha Stewart, August 3; Viola Davis, August 11; Mila Kunis, August 14; Jennifer Lawrence, August 15.

Virgo, this month you may need to move faster than usual to get from one place to the next, and primping time will be short. Make sure that your blow dry time is minimized with the 1907 by Fromm Copper Core Thermal Round Brush. These brushes come in a variety of sizes, and have a copper coated barrel with a sealant to maintain heat resistance. Your hair will dry 30% faster, and the copper destroys bacteria and prevents dandruff, itching and flaking. Virgo won’t want to be without this multi-tasking brush.


Virgo Birthdays: Blake Lively, August 25; Salma Hayek, September 2; Beyonce, September 4; Chrissie Hynde, September 7; Pink, September 8; Jimmy Fallon, September 9; Amy Poehler, September 16; Anne Bancroft, September 17

Libra, your balance will be a bit off this month due to stress, so it’s important to stay hydrated. Drink Invo Coconut Water, with five essential electrolytes and as much potassium as a banana. Choose from three flavors: Pure Coconut Water, Tropical, with mango and pineapple juice, or Sencha Green Tea. All are delicious, refreshing and will help to restore your electrolyte balance. The small bottles are really handy for carrying everywhere Libra, so no excuses.


Libra Birthdays: Serena Williams, September 26; Kate Winslet, October 5; Rachel McAdams, October 7; Frieda Pinto, October 18, Ashlee Simpson, October 3; Gwyneth Paltrow, September 27; Kim Kardashian, October 21; Marion Cotillard, September 30.

Scorpio, this month will be full of spring flings, so get ready with a new fragrance to spice them up. Viva La Juicy Rose, Eau de Parfum by Juicy Couture, is a sexy and vibrant blend of Citrus, Jasmine, Rose and Amber. You will want to wear this scent all the time, but be warned, it may give you more attention than even Scorpio can handle. Or maybe not.


Scorpio Birthdays: Katy Perry, October 25; Emma Stone, November 6; Grace Kelly, November 12; Jodie Foster, November 19; Ming-Na Wen, November 20; Goldie Hawn, November 21; Jamie Lee Curtis, November 22.

Sagittarius, you will be spending a lot more time out of doors this month and may get more sun than you expect. Protect your skin on the go with the AmorePacific Resort Collection sun protection trio. The Sun Protection Stick gives you SPF 50 plus, and comes in a really beautiful and portable gold tube. The Sun Protection Mist provides an SPF 30 plus, and is made with Matusake Mushroom and Bamboo Sap to hydrate and cool your skin. The Sun Protection Cushion, a sheer sunscreen formula with SPF 30 plus, also protects skin from the environment in an easy and effortless way.


Sagittarius Birthdays: Nicki Minaj, December 8; Scarlett Johansson, November 22; Christina Applegate, November 25; Miley Cyrus, November 23; Tina Turner, November 26; Kathryn Bigelow, November 27; Bette Midler, December 1; Tyra Banks, December 4; Judi Dench, December 9; Taylor Swift, December 13; Anna Faris, November 29; Britney Spears, December 2, Jane Austen, December 16.

Capricorn, it may be a little early for the beach, but you can still get your glow on this month when you start showing more skin. Too Faced Royal Oil Coconut Oil Body Bronzer is perfect for adding just a hint of bronze sheen on an evening out. This bronzer is made with coconut oil and Mangosteen extract, from the tropical fruit loaded with antioxidants.


Capricorn Birthdays: Helena Christensen, December 25; Jared Leto, Dec 26th; Tracey Ullman, December 30; Katie Couric, January 7; Joan Baez, Elvis Presley January 8th, January 9, Pat Benatar, January 10; Kirstie Alley, January 12; Betty White, January 17; Dolly Parton, January 19.

Aquarius, we know you are the water bearer, and love the ocean, but haven’t been near one in a while. Until you can get there just imagine the scent of Hawaii and say Aloha to the new Bath & Body Works Hawaii collection. Your only problem will be deciding which of the five new fragrances to choose from. There’s Aloha Waterfall Orchid, Tiki Mango Mai Tai, Golden Pineapple Luau, Waikiki Beach Coconut and Honolulu Sun. Smoothe on these scents in a rich shea butter base or spritz the body spray for a full on Hawaiian experience.


Aquarius Birthdays: 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.

Pisces, your moods can get the best of you this month, so make sure that you keep a spring in your step. The last thing you need is feet that hurt. Trade those uncomfortable heels for some that will make you want to strut. Ssh-oes by Mary Arnett, will put a smile on your face, with unique styles that range from platform heels to vintage inspired strappy and lace-up heels and comfortable wedged sandals.


Pisces Birthdays: 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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