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The concept of the zodiac originated in Babylonian astrology, and was later influenced by Hellenistic culture. According to astrology, celestial phenomena relate to human activity on the principle of "as above, so below."
This post explores the Zodiac signs and discusses what essential oils best compliment each sign. Remeber to use your intuition to choose the essential oil that suits you best.
Aries is the first of the zodiac signs and transits from March 21 - April 19
Aries are independent and courageous. Aries are enthusatic, goal-oriented, and enjoy leading others. This sign is ruled by the head, brain, and eyes. Aries can be prone to headaches and stress realted problems. The best oil for you is:
Taurus is the second of the zodiac signs and transits from April 20 - May 20
Taurus are solid and fight for what they want. Taurus are easy going, but can be stubborn. Taurus is ruled by the throat, neck and thyroid. Taurus is prone to sore throat, stiff neck muscles, and colds. The best essential oil for Taurus is:
Gemini is the third of the zodiac signs and transits from May 21 - June 20
Gemini has many sides and are known for their energy. Gemini are talkative and are social butterflies. Gemini is ruled by the shoulder, arms, lungs, and hands. Gemini is prone to respiratory illness and sore muscles. The best oil for Gemini is:
Cancer is the fourth of the zodiac signs and transits from June 21 - July 22
Cancer is marked by inconsistency. Cancer enjoys security but seeks adventure. Cancer is ruled by the stomach and chest. Cancer is prone to stomach issues, water retention, and heartburn. The best oil for Cancer is:
Leo is the fifth of the zodiac signs and transits from July 23 - August 22
Leo's have high self esteem and are very devoted. Leo is kind and generous. Leo is known for being hot-tempered but forgiving. Leo is ruled by the heart and back. Leo is prone to back problems, heart issues, and heart disease. The best oil for Leo is:
Virgo is the sixth of the zodiac signs and transits from August 23 - September 22
Virgo is very mind oriented. Virgo is constantly thinking and analyzing.Virgo likes to better themselves and those around them. Virgo is ruled by the sinuses, bowels, and respiratory system. Virgo is prone to stress, allergies, colds, constipation, and depression. The best oil for Virgo is:
Libra is the seventh of the zodiac signs and transits from September 23 - October 22
Libra is known for their diplomatic nature. Libra gets along well with everyone and is ambitious. Libra is ruled by the kidneys, lower back, and female ovaries. Libra is prone to kidney stones and lower back pain. The best oil for Libra is:
Scorpio is the eighth of the zodiac signs and transits from October 23 - November 21
Scorpios are very intense. Scorpio likes to question everything and work hard at making sense of things. Scorpio is ruled by the reproductive organs and excretory system. Scorpio is prone to fevers, bodily infections, and genital issues. The best essential oil for Scorpio is:
Sagittarius is the ninth of the zodiac signs transiting from November 22 - December 21
Sagittarius have a very positive outlook on life. They have vibrant personalities and enjoy meeting new people. Sagittarius is ruled by the thighs, liver, and hips. Sagittarius is prone to sciatica, hip and thigh pain / stress / tension. The best oil for Sagittarius is :
melaluca (tea tree)
Capricorn is the tenth of the zodiac signs and transits from December 22 - January 19
Capricorns are marked by their ambitious nature. Capricorns have very active minds and always have to be in control of their lives. Capricorn is ruled by the bones, teeth, joints, and skin. Capricorn is prone to stiff joints, broken bones, and skin problems. The best oil for Capricorn is:
Aquarius is the eleventh of the zodiac signs and transits from January 20 - February 18
Aquarius doesn't care what others think about them. Aquarius works toward formulating new ideas and taking each opportunity they have. Aquarius is ruled by the shins, ankles, and circulatory system. Aquarius is prone to varicose veins, circulatory issues, shin splits, and leg cramps. The best oil for Aquarius is:
Pisces is the final of the zodiac signs and transits from February 19 - March 20
Pisces are extremely sensitive and reserved. Pisces likes to escape reality. Pisces makes a good listener and friend. Pisces is ruled by the lymphatic system, the liver, and feet. Pisces is prone to feet related issues such as bunions, corns, and aching. The best oil for Pisces is:
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Information on Zodiac signs found at: http://iml.jou.ufl.edu/projects/fall07/Bhimani/thezodiac/zodiacsigns.html
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