Once you’re confident with aligning your self-care with the four main phases of the moon, you can have some fun and start exploring adding an elemental twist to your self care.
During each 28-ish day moon cycle, the moon travels through each of the signs of the zodiac, spending 2-3 days in each sign.
Each of the signs of the zodiac correspond to one of the elements; Fire, Earth, Water, and Air.
You can add an elemental twist to your self care to deepen into the moon energy.
Fire Signs: Aries, Leo, Sagittarius
Earth Signs: Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn
Water Signs: Cancer, Scorpio, Pisces
Air Signs: Gemini, Libra, Aquarius
Fire brings with it the the qualities of being passionate, dynamic, and temperamental.
Fire has the ability to create, destroy and transform.
When the moon is travelling through Aries, Leo, Sagittarius, you could consider adding more Fire to your self-care.
Earth brings with it the the qualities of being grounded, practical, slow and steady, and loyal.
Earth has the ability to keep going even when things get tough.
When the moon is travelling through Taurus, Virgo, Capricorn, you could consider adding more Earth to your self-care.
Water brings with it the the qualities of being sensitive, emotional, and mysterious.
Water can be refreshing or drag you down to its watery depths.
When the moon is travelling through Cancer, Scorpio, or Pisces you could consider adding more Water to your self-care.
Air brings with it the the qualities of action, ideas, and motion.
Air brings the ‘winds of change’ and can create a breath of fresh air.
When the moon is travelling through Gemini, Libra, or Aquarius you could consider adding more Air to your self-care.