Lunar Hair Tip #1 – Cut Hair

The number one tip for cutting hair with the lunar hair care method is to choose a recommended astrological sign for the day of the appointment. Riding Moon Cycles Lunar Hair Tip #1 - Cut Hair

The signs for general all-purpose haircuts are ones that are in the barren class. That means Gemini, Leo, and Virgo, which are all barren. Sagittarius gets high marks with semi-barren as a good astrological sign for haircuts with the moon.

The next popular class is hot. Gemini, Leo, and Sagittarius are all hot. Virgo is the exception, being cold, but is included with these three for its similar quality of Mutable.

By itself, Capricorn is part of this group for its strong number of votes for lunar hair care from folklore and traditional western astrologers. Capricorn is semi-fertile, Cardinal, Earth, dry and cold.




Lunar Hair Care Tip #10 – Moon in Aries


The most sources of traditional astrology for lunar hair care agree to choose Aries when the focus is on slower growth for hair.

Riding Moon Cycles Lunar Hair Care Tip #10 - Moon in Aries

It is not surprising that several of them also emphasize the waning moon to be combined with Aries for this goal.

Aries shares the barren/semi-barren class with the other noted signs for slower growth of Sagittarius/Aquarius for semi-barren, and Leo/Virgo/Gemini for barren.

Aries is classified as dry and hot, and can be either barren or semi-barren, depending on the astrologer’s or gardener’s interpretation. It is a Fire sign. Just like we add lotion to dry skin, when the moon travels through dry Aries the advice is to do a conditioning hair treatment.

Aries is dry, hot and semi-barren. Aries is a Cardinal Fire sign.