Welcome to another installment of a 12-part series about beauty for your zodiac sign. I'll profile each sign as it comes, giving hair and makeup tips to bring out your best look. Last time, I gave suggestions for Virgo girls, and this time it's all about Libra. If your birthday is far away, don't worry—together we'll circle the entire zodiac together over the next year.
Lovely Libra is the sign of relationships and balance. You can often recognize Libras such as Catherine Zeta-Jones, Matt Damon and Hilary Duff by their sweet smiles and dimples. Fashion-wise, Libras tend to go for designer clothes—in Gwen Stefani's case, she loves them so much that she has her own line!
To find out which beauty styles flatter Libras (and which don't), plus a shopping list of Libra-worthy finds,
What works if you're a Libra Libras sparkle when they wear colors such as rose, lavender, blue and teal—just not all at once! You may be willing to experiment with daring looks, but you always know when to say when. Look at Gwen, for instance: She favors bold blonde hair and bright red lips, which could be garish if they weren't balanced by low-key eyes and skin.
What doesn't Wearing neutrals, and neutrals alone. Libras really shine with a shot of color, so if most of your hair and makeup routine is low-key, play up your best features with a bold hue. (Think of Avril Lavigne's streak of pink hair, or Parminder Nagra's soft green eyeliner.)
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