JULY 23 – AUGUST 22
Archetype: The Performer | Symbol: The Lion | Element: Fire
Keyword: I Will | Ruling planet: Sun which rules ego and self-expression
Psychological type: Feeling
Warm, loyal, proud, dramatic, radiant, fierce, generous, self-assured, warm-hearted, creative, witty, enthusiastic, intuitive, vivacious, faithful, loving, ambitious, dominant, gracious, courageous, strong-willed, independent, natural leaders, dramatic, uncomplicated, daring, intelligent. Leo loves to bask in other people’s attention, to be the centre stage. It is the sign of performers, and those in the creative professions.
On the other hand, they can also be pompous, proud, self-centred, patronizing, bossy, overbearing, dogmatic, opinionated, ruthless, jealous, egotistical.
Signature oil: Jasmine
Avoid the oils ruled by Mars as they can be overheating. Choose calming and comforting essential oils that have an affinity with Venus or the Moon. When Leo is depressed or physically depleted, choose a sun oil such as cardamom, clove bud, benzoin or myrrh.
Perfect Potion Leo Blend: Bergamot, Atlas cedarwood, cardamom, clove bud, jasmine absolute, mandarin, may chang, ylang ylang.