We’re Living for These 12 Birthstone-Inspired Makeup Looks That Compliment Zodiac Signs

by Yumna Afzal

If you’re a lover of all things astrology, you will absolutely adore these zodiac gemstone based makeup looks!

Our zodiac signs are the blueprint of our characters, and our characters differ according to various energies depending on what time of the year and what signs we were born under. The zodiac signs give us insight into aspects of our personalities, such as our spirit and our even our style!

Sure, you may claim that zodiac signs aren’t really your thing, but admit it, you can’t resist sneaking a peek at your daily horoscope predictions! We’re sure you’ve also noticed that there’s a ‘look’ to each of the star signs along with noteworthy personality traits.

So, we combined beauty and astrology to find these makeup looks and products – inspired by birthstones! Embrace your birth month with these bomb cosmetic items.

1. Capricorn – Garnet

Red is passionate and deep. By pairing the energies of Capricorn with its fiery flame-colored stone, Garnet, this gorgeous deep red lipstick will make you look sharp and ambitious, just as Capricorns are. Nothing says “primordial fire” stronger than a fiery piece of deep pink garnet!


Elixir Plumping Lip Gloss
$24.00

2. Aquarius – Amethyst

The Amethyst is often associated with qualities of peace, courage and stability. So, Aquarians, compliment your inner strength and calm disposition with the vibrant blue-purple hue of this easy to apply eyeliner. The violet sheen makes a bold, courageous and dramatic statement.


NARS Life Long-Wear Eyeliner
$39.54

3. Pisces – Aquamarine

Those born in March are blessed with the serene, tranquil and majestic Aquamarine.The blue-green beryl has an ancient connection with seas and oceans. This eyeliner glides on smoothly and is perfect for a vibrant aquatic flick. Symbolize youth, health and hope with a gorgeous mermaid look using this creamy deep blue liner.


CoverGirl Ink It! Aquamarine Ink
$7.98

4. Aries – Diamond

The April birthstone, diamond, is a symbol of everlasting love. It also symbolizes perfection because of a its indestructibility. Shine bright like a diamond with this glitter-infused eye gloss! Show off your inner strength and courage with this parabens-free shimmery product which will make your eyes pop. The Diamond, the Forever Stone, the symbol of Eternity, is every girl’s best friend!


Kevyn Aucoin The Exotique L'exotique
$38.00

5. Taurus – Emerald

Emerald, the birthstone of May, carries the rich green color of Spring and radiates a beautiful vivid tone. Emeralds are said to bring passion, bliss, and unconditional love. The universally flattering shade of green is bold, but not too overwhelming. One swipe of this pretty metallic emerald green lipstick will make you look both classy and absolutely gorgeous.


Full Metal Shadow The Mats
$41.86

6. Gemini – Alexandrite

This mysterious birthstone represents prosperity and victory. This deep pinkish-purple stone strengthens the aura of its owner. So change your fate with this waterproof, deep Alexandrite pigmented eye color that will give you the perfect dreamy eye look! Gemini women are sociable and ready for fun, and the insane amount of sparkle packed into this glittery shadow will showcase your fun-loving and lively character!


Adley Anne Eye Color Powders
$9.50

7. Cancer – Pearl

The June birthstone, pearl, is a symbol of purity. It is associated with affection, happiness and generosity. So represent your sophistication and elegance with this eye shadow primer pot. It’s color perfectly mimics vintage pearls, which maximizes any iridescent effect on your skin and adds a shimmer to your eye lids. With this gorgeous base, Cancer-ion women can opt for a look that showcases the same confident beauty on the outside that they feel on the inside.


NYX Professional Makeup Eyeshadow
$6.97

8. Leo – Ruby

Rubies, the birthstone of July, are considered the king of gems and represent love, health and wisdom. Like no other gemstone in the world, Ruby is the perfect symbol for powerful feelings. Mac Cosmetics Vintage Ruby Woo is perfect for Leos. The bold red shade of this lipstick feels moisturizing on your pout and pulls together any look. Look sexy and sultry just like your lioness Zodiac sign!


MAC Retro Matte Lipstick - Ruby Woo
$23.87

9. Virgo – Peridot

The beautiful green Peridot is an extraordinary crystal for healing the emotional body. It is also called the evening emerald for its light green color. You can symbolize this earthy shade with this gorgeous rich green and blue pearl shimmer, which will highlight your cheekbones and add an olive sparkle to your skin tone. You can also use it for eyelid highlight.


Stone Rich Aqua Green Shimmer
$14.00

10. Libra – Opal

Opal has always been associated with love, desire and eroticism. Its rainbow like vibrant colors are said to bring about loyalty and faithfulness. Recreate the look of this precious stone and get a unique unicorn glow with this ultra-saturated, high impact, shimmering powder that blends easily for a beautiful rainbow highlight. Represent Libran women who seek harmonizing partnerships with this rainbow highlighter, which is definitely the ultimate color strobe fantasy.


ULTA Rainbow Highlighter
$10.49

11. Sagittarius – Sapphire

The magnificent and holy Sapphire, in all its celestial hues, is a stone of wisdom and royalty. This cobalt, glimmering blue lipstick glides on easily and stays on throughout the day. Sagittarius is an optimistic, bold and enthusiastic sign, so this this electric blue shade is perfect for you. Make a bold, intimidating statement with this stand-out fiery blue lip color.


Maybelline Blue Matte Lipstick
$5.34

12. Scorpio – Topaz

Topaz has been said to be an aid to ones sweetness and disposition. The stone in its natural state is a golden brown to yellow, and so is this topaz-inspired highlighter that gives your skin a melted gem-like metallic finish. Just like the precious stone, this product attracts light, which helps accentuate and enhance your best facial features. Scorpio is the most sensual of the zodiac signs, so a metallic sheen is perfect for you!


Maybelline Metallic Highlighter
$7.59

So, what are you waiting for? Pick your birthstone makeup today and rock your zodiac!

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