Fragrances are such an inherent part of our lives. Scents can transport us back into the past, help us relive memories vividly. Soothe us when we’re feeling low, elate us when we need elation, and can simply put, be transformative.
A sudden burst of a certain fragrance can have such a profound effect on us, it’s something we’ve all experienced; And each of us have our own unique preferences. Our Zodiac signs are an aspect that can mould these preferences and is something we can take into account when deciding on fragrances that are simply right for us!
Read on to learn more about the perfect fragrances to pick based on your Zodiac sign.
Perfect Fragrances To Pick Based On Your Zodiac Sign
1. Venus-ruled Signs Taurus and Libra
Ruled by Venus, Taurus and Libras are deeply sensual and bodily signs. Venus is the planet of love, money, and beauty and the scents that accompany these signs must reflect that. While Earthier grounded scents would be better for a Taurus, Libra’s will do better with airier fragrances.
Sweet fruity scents mixed in with elevating floral notes with just a hint of a deeper musk would be perfect for these romantic sensual signs. Think elements such as figs and peaches, rose and violet, mixed in with something deeper such as sandalwood.
2. Moon-ruled Cancer
Cancer ruled by the moon is a sign that flows in many ways and is ever shifting and changing. Like the Moon Cancers are mysterious, magical and romantic. Cancers can be sensitive and deep thinkers, their moods moving the same way the moon affects the tides of the ocean.
Aquatic Earthy scents are perfect for this sign. Airy, floral, and exuberant with emotion. Think a long walk at the beach at night with a flower tucked behind your ear while a campfire is alive nearby.
Breezy Fragrances are perfect for this sign.
3. Sun-ruled Leo
Leo’s are bold, all encompassing, and bright just like the sun. They require fragrances that reflect these qualities. Scents that feel like a warm hug or sharp cold ones will both do the trick.
Woody spicy scents are ones that would be perfect for a Leo, mixed in with pungent smells of coffee, sharp notes of citrus, warm vanilla or pleasant Jasmine. All these fragrances would elevate a Leo’s natural exuberant energy.
4. Mercury-ruled signs Gemini and Virgo
Gemini and Virgo are healing and communicative signs. These signs require scents that are fresh, clean and healing. Scents that liven and wake you up, leaving you feeling alert and full of life are perfect for these signs.
Orange Blossom, Bergamot, Ylang-ylang are all fresh sharp scents that are amazing for Gemini’s and Virgo’s. Mix in healing smells such as Rose and Vanilla and you have the perfect fragrance to use.
5. Mars-ruled signs Aries and Scorpio
Aries and Scorpio are warrior planets and earthy primal scents are the perfect smells for these zodiac signs. Musky, woody, and earthy scents perfectly complement the characteristics of these signs especially once they are combined with notes that balance the fragrance out.
Think sharp Cranberry mixed with heavy cocoa balanced mixed with the soothing aroma of Vanilla and Rose crafted to end with floral and fruity notes.
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6. Jupiter-ruled signs Sagittarius and Pisces
Sagittarius and Pisces are ruled by Jupiter which is the planet of expansion. Scents that are almost all encompassing and float around a person drawing others in would be perfect for these signs. These signs are also dreamy and adventurous.
These signs also are free spirited and love to explore and travel both outward and inward. Think notes of the sea, summer breeze, and rain at dawn. Elements such as Jasmine, Basil, Patchouli, Grapefruit, and Bergamot are all scents that perfectly complement these signs.
7. Saturn-ruled signs Capricorn and Aquarius
Capricorn and Aquarius are signs that can embody the finer things in life. These signs are ruled by Saturn which can be considered a “cool” planet.
Capricorn and Aquarius are signs which are perfectly complemented by Earthy grounded notes and fragrances that are empowering yet subtle. Tartness and soothing smells are rolled up into one.