Our manis are a good reflection of our mood, but they’re a pretty revealing indicator of our personalities, too. Think of the designs you’re naturally drawn to. Maximalism, colour-clash, loud brights? Or minimalism, neutrals and simple accents? One way to hone in on the designs best-suited to you, is through your horoscope. Each star sign can highlight different dominant traits. Wondering where yours will take you? Scroll down…
(21st March-19th April)
Energetic, confident, impulsive and adventurous, aries don’t necessarily feel the need to follow convention. When it comes to your nails, they’re an opportunity to experiment. Why choose one shade when you can have five? This colour mix design is eclectic, just like you.
Fellow aries: Lady Gaga, Reese Witherspoon, Mariah Carey, Celine Dion, Kristen Stewart, Saoirse Ronan, Emma Watson
(20th April-20th May)
Rational, grounded, loving and unshakable, you’re a pragmatist and a romantic at the same time. Taureans favour styles that are practical and classic, but also make them feel good. This gold speckled mani matches your style perfectly. It’s neutral and classic, but with a pretty scattering of subtle sparkle that will go with everything.
Fellow taurus: Adele, Gigi Hadid, Jessica Alba, Gal Gadot, Janet Jackson, Cher, Tina Fey
(21st May-20th June)
Expressive, playful, inquisitive and quick-witted, geminis are up for something lively and fun. This rainbow design is as bright and lively as you are, but with a cut-out accent in the middle, to mix things up and keep it interesting.
Fellow geminis: Angelina Jolie, Natalie Portman, Awkwafina, Helena Bonham Carter, Venus Williams, Lucy Hale
PINKS AND REDS
(21st June-22nd July)
Emotional, sympathetic, intuitive and loyal, cancerian’s are thoughtful girl-next door types. The soft pinks and warm reds of this mani and approachable and inviting, just like you.
Fellow cancerians: Margot Robbie, Ariana Grande, Mindy Kaling, Meryl Streep, Lana Del Ray, Selena Gomez
(23rd July-22nd August)
Strong, confident, faithful and warm, leos are fierce. This mirror-like mani is as dazzling as you are – and it’s definitely not boring.
Fellow leos: JLo, Rose Byrne, Sandra Bullock, Megan Markle, Halle Berry, Jennifer Lawrence
REVERSE FRENCH MANI
(23rd August-22nd September)
Organised, detail-oriented, helpful and honest, virgos are perfectionists. This reverse French mani is immaculately neat and beautifully precise, but it’s also very chic.
Fellow virgos: Beyonce, Zendaya, Blake Lively, Cameron Diaz, Taraji P. Henson, Lili Reinhart
HALF AND HALF
(23rd September-22nd October)
Charming, diplomatic, kind and romantic, libras are natural peacemakers and seek harmony. This half and half design beautifully balances a minimalistic neutral nail with pretty pink metallics.
Fellow libras: Serena Williams, Bella Hadid, Kim Kardashian, Gwyneth Paltrow, Brie Larson, Hilary Duff, Gwen Stefani
(23rd October-21 November)
Determined, powerful, mysterious and emotional, scorpios are often confused for fire signs, and though they can have a tough exterior, this water sign is loyal and sensitive once you scratch the surface. This lightning bolt is powerful and bright (sounds familiar…).
Fellow scorpios: Ciara, Kendall Jenner, Kiernan Shipka, Emma Stone, Anne Hathaway, Rachel McAdams, Hailey Bieber
(22nd November-21st December)
Free-spirited, strong-willed adventurous and intellectual, sagittarians are all about going off the beaten path and trying something new. They’re bold, lively and fun, so something colourful and graphic like this star design is perfect.
Fellow sagittarius: Miley Cyrus, Zoe Kravitz, Britney Spears, Janelle Monae, Taylor Swift, Tina Turner, Chrissy Teigen
(22nd December-19th January)
Loyal, practical, humorous and stubborn, capricorns like to consider all the options before they make a decision. Chances are, they’ll stick to something classic and functional, but with a bit of style kudos. This chic merlot shade is timeless and works with whatever’s in your wardrobe, but the bare cut-out detail at the cuticle gives it a fresh twist.
Fellow capricorns: Michelle Obama, Dolly Parton, Kate Moss, Mary J Blige, Duchess of Cambridge, Zooey Deschanel
(20th January-18th February)
Progressive, independent, quirky and intelligent, aquarius’ are unconventional and original. The last air sign of the zodiac, they drift to their own beat and while they can sometimes seem stand-offish to start with, they’re soft, generous and creative at heart. This fluffy cloud design is dreamy and free-spirited, just like you, aquarius.
Fellow aquarius: Alicia Keys, Kerry Washington, Shakira, Chloe Grace Moretz, Yara Shahidi
(19th February-20th March)
Compassionate, gentle, intuitive and sensitive, pisces’ are natural nurturers, but they’re also artistic and spiritual. The last water sign of the zodiac, they’re a refreshing energy that’s light and optimistic. This cheery water colour mani fits the bill perfectly.
Fellow pisces: Rihanna, Drew Barrymore, Emily Blunt, Dakota Fanning, Lupita Nyong’o, Rebel Wilson