AUGUST 23 – SEptember 22
Archetype: The Healer | Symbol: The Virgin | Element: Earth
Keyword: I Serve | Ruling planet: Mercury - planet of communication and intellect
Psychological type: Perceptive
Organized, logical, health-oriented, devoted, humble, perfectionist, detailed, precise, skilled communicators, devoted, hardworking, observant, shrewd, loving, nurturing, thoughtful, judgmental. Virgo may work long hours, whether in paid employment or in the service of their family and will carry on even when exhausted. They can therefore become exhausted and rundown.
On the other hand, they can also be cold, critical, reserved, self-serving, jealous, fearful, distrustful, so meticulous they lose sight of larger issues, critical of anything outside of their beliefs.
Feeling secure, personal cleanliness, routine, loyalty, being pampered when feeling down, equality, dedication, being active, perfection, attention to detail, conventions and rules.
Signature oil: Lavender
Essential oils that assist digestion such as caraway, sweet fennel, ginger and peppermint are ideal for Virgo. Lavender will support relaxation that Virgos often deny themselves. Virgos also tend to deny themselves pleasure, so a massage with essential oils such as rose or jasmine can remind them that they are deserving of nurture. It also reminds them that they are unique and special person, something that Virgos are likely to forget.
Perfect Potion Virgo Blend: Everlasting, hinoki wood, lavender, sweet orange, palmarosa, Santalum spicatum.