Hear ye, hear ye: Your October 2019 wellness horoscopes are in!
I’ll be sincere—it seems like this month could current actual challenges for many of us, culminating with 2019’s remaining Mercury in retrograde. This all could sound scary—and becoming for Halloween, no much less—however don’t run for the hills simply but. Trust that preemptive mindfulness and a little bit of astrohacking will hold you in combating form. So seize a pumpkin spice latte, learn your ‘scope (rising, too!), and study from these astrologically guided insights and wellness tricks to conquer Libra season with gusto.
October 2019 Wellness Horoscopes
LIBRA (SEPTEMBER 23-OCTOBER 22)
Happy Libra season! Of course, eat your cake, however then get all the way down to enterprise. It’s time to don your metaphorical armor as Mars—the planet of rogue power, motion, and aggression—is in your signal by mid-November. Keep your guard as much as cost towards your objectives unencumbered. Since Librans can get agitated or disheartened when one thing or somebody impedes their paths, hold your cool by taking breaks to correctly recalibrate. Your thoughts can be in overdrive strategizing advantageous outcomes in head-scratching skilled and/or interpersonal situations. You can profit from balance-focused actions to concurrently soothe your physique and buzzing thoughts. Moving meditations reminiscent of yoga and tai chi may also help deliver concord to what may in any other case be a turbulent month.
SCORPIO (OCTOBER 23-NOVEMBER 21)
As October begins, take care to clear your house (thoughts, residence) in order to attain cognitive cleanliness and readability. Dust off the cobwebs to make room for thoughts enlargement; take into account choosing up a brand new wellness guide for optimistic inspo. Next, Mercury—the planet of communication and knowledge—is in your signal from October three (Mean Girls Day!) for 2 months, together with a notoriously chaotic retrograde interval starting on Halloween. Spooky! With this side in thoughts, your activity can be to strike a fragile stability between your sharp-AF Scorpion intuition and Mercury’s emphasis on processing info IRL. However, on the finish of the day, know that you have already got all the pieces you want inside you to thrive.
SAGITTARIUS (NOVEMBER 22-DECEMBER 21)
Jupiter—your natal ruling planet that oversees elevated realms like philosophy and advantage—stays in your signal for an additional two months, to not return for an additional decade. Maximize this placement by encouraging transcendental progress to seek out larger that means. Then floor again down with the mortals on Mother Earth, the place you’ll must dig beneath the floor to keep away from falling prey to folks’s sharp phrases and erratic behaviors. Recognize that base expressions are sometimes borne out of frustration or unhappiness, so make like John Mayer and bypass the BS to higher perceive and present up for individuals who may want assist. Studies present that meditation can foster empathy, so discover your zen so you’ll be able to assist others do the identical.
CAPRICORN (DECEMBER 22-JANUARY 19)
Capricorns are famend for his or her industriousness savvy—however in October, it’s time to step issues up a notch. However, it doesn’t imply that it’s best to go from zero to 100 actual fast; doing so will solely threat burnout. Instead, attempt for sustainable high quality and undertake productive, wholesome habits (making lists, consuming your greens, sleeping higher) to remain targeted. Another need-to-hear-it tip: Kick any self-doubt or emotions of inadequacy to the curb. After all, Rome wasn’t inbuilt a day and neither is the trail to the CEO’s chair. To greatest set your self up for fulfillment, settle for the place you might be within the current and tempo towards your objectives slowly however certainly.
AQUARIUS (JANUARY 20-FEBRUARY 18)
With Mars in Libra, a fellow air signal, October is a first-rate time for Aquarian self-study and mental stimulation. You don’t need to hold your nostril in a guide to take action, both. (Though talking as a bookworm myself, there are worse habits you can undertake.) Alternatives embrace bingeing on TED talks, participating in wholesome debates, and studying about native cultures in the event you’re touring. While you’re busy taking in new info, concurrently shed previous ideas and patterns which may stifle this era of progress. Aquarians are glorious chameleons, so you should not have any hassle with this productive revamp. A serious evolution is on the horizon, and also you’ll be prepared for it by taking a Marie Kondo strategy to issues of the thoughts.
PISCES (FEBRUARY 19-MARCH 20)
Throughout October, it seems such as you’ll be extra socially energetic than ordinary. Sorry, daydreaming fishies! Partnerships can be on the fore, so invoke the stability of Libra season into your collaborations. Consider all prices versus advantages, efforts versus outcomes, and high quality versus amount. This scrutiny extends to work, friendships, and love pursuits alike. Ensure that the fundamental tenets of wholesome relationships are current; you want and deserve respect and the correct dynamics for progress. (Read: Make like a young person in 2014 and say “bye, Felicia” to anybody or something inhibiting enlargement.) Add a wholesome dose of resilience to your substantial compassion to keep away from characteristically Piscean self-sacrifice and countless loops of emotionally charged rumination. This month’s mantra: Be brave and declare your price.
ARIES (MARCH 21-APRIL 19)
On October three, Mercury kicks off a two-monthlong stint in your eighth home of thriller and darkness. Safeguard your self in opposition to manifestations of the latter with celestial types of self-care, like consulting a Moon Deck or studying extra about astrology and your chart. (Is this technique merely a ruse to recruit extra astrohackers into my orbit? Just like Gossip Girl, I’ll by no means inform.) If you’re into extra conventional types of self-exploration, checking in with a trusted therapist would even be advantageous. Next, October brings urgent points concerning intimacy and commitments to the fore. Business as ordinary will now not reduce it. October 13’s full moon in your signal will illuminate your wants and impress you to make obligatory changes. Aries is nothing if not pioneering, so set your phrases and requirements with confidence.
TAURUS (APRIL 20-MAY 20)
There’s a heavy focus in your profession all through the month. You’re a goal-getting extraordinaire, so work achievements are fairly normal. But since easing the brakes will be tough for decided bulls, bouts of respite are important. Power naps as brief as 10 minutes lengthy can enhance cognitive operate and application. So in the event you can, make noon ZZZ’s—particularly across the October 13 full moon—a software for sustainable success. Next, you’ll be able to keep away from adrenal fatigue by supplementing with stress-busting, hormone-balancing adaptogens. You can even take into account revising your day by day routine to optimize productiveness. In different issues, Venus is in your home of affection till November, placing you deep within the feels. When Venus opposes Uranus from October 12 to 14, nevertheless, you may hit a probably thrilling however disruptive emotional peak. I don’t wish to be down on love, however I counsel invoking earthly Taurean practicality to maintain your wits about you.
GEMINI (MAY 21-JUNE 20)
Remember once I prompt you KonMari your dwelling quarters in September’s wellness ‘scopes? Now’s the time to do the identical along with your habits, relationships, funds, commitments. Restructure unproductive patterns or conditions that will have been zapping your power reserves as of late. It could also be so simple as constantly training self-care or as monumental as quitting your job to emancipate your self from a poisonous work surroundings. Furthermore, October focuses on manifesting your desires and creativity. For my fellow ethereal twins (I’m Gemini rising and moon), it’s not sufficient to muse—you must act. Fear, discomfort, and vulnerability are par for the course, however know that they point out you’re one step nearer to reaching your fullest potential. On the intense aspect, you’re as a consequence of awaken your psyche and/or spirit come December. Get your geese so as by then so that you’re primed to reap these advantages with ease.
CANCER (JUNE 21-JULY 22)
Over the previous six months, you might need been cleaning your self from painful recollections and emotions. Venus in Scorpio, your fellow water signal, enhances the moon’s node in Cancer over October eight/9. It’s a very good time to improve your look to mirror your self-work and challenge internal your transformations. Perhaps you’ll go for a glow with a microinfusion facial, attempt a brand new coiffure, or develop a brand new autumn wardrobe. (Word to the sensible: As at all times, all indicators ought to make any bodily modifications or new purchases earlier than Mercury retrogrades on October 31. And in the event you’re further cautious, accomplish that earlier than retroshade—yep, that’s a factor—by October 18.) Set up new, constructive foundations for well-being throughout this time as nicely to repel stale, burdensome power. You’re the Mother Goose of the zodiac, however you’ll be able to’t adequately nurture others till you do the required housekeeping by yourself coronary heart(h).
LEO (JULY 23-AUGUST 22)
Many folks can’t assist however be drawn to your dynamic presence. However, some may be cautious of—and even threatened by—that burning Leo hearth. The greatest strategy to such difficult interpersonal dynamics when your greatest efforts and pleasant appeals fail? Unapologetically standing your floor. Don’t capitulate for the sake of sustaining the established order. Inauthentic compromises would solely dim your gentle, which must shine to ensure that the lion(ess) to really feel entire. Instead, communicate your fact after which refocus your power on relationships that empower and encourage you. You can even get your groove again à la Stella by fostering your want for inventive expression by making a brand new fall playlist, or indulging your love of the humanities by trying out a brand new museum exhibition. Switching gears, start to remodel your strategy to work, well being, and total productiveness. Steadily doing so over the subsequent six weeks will completely prep you for a game-changing alternative come December and a discernible transformation by February.
VIRGO (AUGUST 23-SEPTEMBER 22)
Put your perfectionist proclivities to good use on the job and along with your funds. Resourcefulness is the secret this month. Thoroughness in prioritizing and budgeting will give you a twin sense of accomplishment and aid. While hustling and a go-getting, assertive mentality could also be a bit yang for a gentler Virgo’s liking, these energetic energies can pave the best way for abundance within the close to future. Consciously strengthen your reserves by mid-month’s full moon to stop work stress and hold the dreaded Sunday scaries at bay. Next, you’ll be able to optimize your relationships by tapping into environment friendly Virgo belongings whereas eschewing counterproductive hyper-analytical tendencies. By month’s finish, you’ll discover larger worth and price in all the aforementioned sectors, however most significantly in your self.