Have you ever thought that colors can have not only an aesthetic effect but also reinforcing one’s authentic self and one’s essence? Thanks to Fashion Feng Shui and the element of belonging between water, wood, fire, earth and metal, you can take advantage of a precise color palette and a specific style starting from your beauty look to communicate who we are and what distinguishes us: discover the your element together with us!
The Feng Shui, that is the millennial Chinese method to manage energy flows for the benefit of the well-being of the person in the environments, declined in the mid-90s in Fashion Feng Shui thanks to the intuition of Evana Maggiore, an American image consultant, who was the first to understand that colors, shapes, fabrics and patterns, but also make-up style, they have their own energy that interacts with that of the person and can give positive or negative vibrations. Personal style helps to express one’s personality essence and it can attract what you want in life if you know your element.
The five elements
There are five types of energy that govern life: water, wood, fire, land is metal and each of you can belong to one or two of these elements, in dominant and secondary form. Each element has specific characteristics that describe itsessence that is the character, theintention hence the goals in life and finally theimage, that is physicality. Being aware of your element will help you stay true to it and use the language (colors, shapes, materials, patterns, make-up style) of that style, without wandering into something else that doesn’t represent you.
Armocromia and Fashion Feng Shui
As you know, the color scheme helps to identify the most donating color palette based on the natural chromatic characteristics of the person, therefore it is based on the aesthetics and visual harmony that can be created between the colors of make-up, hair and clothing and the colors natural characteristics of the person. Color has a very strong aesthetic impact, but also physiological and psychological and fashion feng shui teaches you to use color with intention to strengthen your first element of belonging, your essence, and to tend more and more towards your ideal self. and goals in life. Once you have discovered your primary element (who you are, your authentic self) and secondary (who you would like to be, your ideal self) use the reference colors of that element to strengthen yourself and communicate the correct image to give to others, looking for to extrapolate them for what is possible from your seasonal palette of belonging.
The colors of the five elements
Water element: the philosopher
There water woman it is spiritual, contemplative, creative and nonconformist. It has a very individual and whimsical style and the colors of this element that fortify it are mostly dark colors such as black, dark and bright blues, graphite gray, but also pine green and mauve. The combinations of colors are original and unusual. The beauty look of the aqua woman is contemporary or futuristic, graphic and high contrast, with a focus on the eyes that are always intensified.
Wood element: the pioneer
There wood woman it is dynamic, active and in constant search for evolution and change. It has a casual and natural style because it wants to be comfortable. The color palette that strengthens the wood woman are the shades of plants, the sky and the sea: Tiffany, mint green and sage, pastel and intense blue, teal. Her beauty look is always simple, fresh and natural.
Shailene Woodley embodies the wood woman: her beauty looks are always simple and natural, like this one with refined but nude make-up, a casual and slightly disheveled crop and the teal-colored dress.
Fire element: the hedonist
There fire woman she is feminine, extroverted, charismatic, in a word a volcano whose goal is to seduce and draw attention to itself. Her style is sexy, eccentric and fashionable, in fact it never goes unnoticed! The fiery woman is strengthened with vitamin and energetic colors such as fuchsia, red, yellow, orange and even purple and pink, combined with contrast. Her beauty look is hyper-feminine and dramatic with double eyes and lips focus.
Scarlett Johansson embodies the fire woman: her beauty looks are always sexy and hyper-feminine, like this one with coral red lips, intensified eyes and sculpted and illuminated cheekbones, rock haircut and printed dress in vibrant and contrasting colors.
Earth element: the conciliator
There earth woman she is welcoming, reliable, selfless and understanding, a down-to-earth woman and the friend we all want! Its style is sober, classic, comfortable and traditional. The earth woman strengthens her essence with the colors of the forest in autumn: rust, pumpkin orange, olive green and forest, hazelnut, dark brown and antique pink, combined tone-on-tone. Her beauty look is shaded in natural and soft colors, it is reassuring and never over the top.
Letizia the queen of Spain embodies the earth woman: make-up with natural, warm and soft shades; classic wavy bob and textured jacket worked in warm colors.
Metal element: the perfectionist
There metal woman she is precise, organized, a lover of beauty, quality and perfection. Elegant and sophisticated, in one word: the queen of bon ton! At times she can seem aloof and haughty. Her style is minimal and refined, she never wears an extra accessory, rather one less. The metal woman is strengthened with a fairly neutral and clear palette: optical white, silver, gray, baby blue, baby pink, sand in monochromatic or tone-on-tone looks. Her beauty look is nude in shades of pink or gray, sophisticated and hyper-accurate in the details.
Lily Collins embodies the metal woman: her beauty looks are always sophisticated and perfect, like this nude makeup with eyeliner, perfectly smooth hairstyle with central line and white dress in a precious fabric.