Your October Love Horoscope, Revealed

October is the month for true love. The sun blazes a trail through Libra and Scorpio — the signs associated with partnerships and deep bonds. And from the 8th on, Mars and Venus stroll hand in hand — their magic getting some serious love from supersizer Jupiter. But will these heart-opening vibes point us to a new leading man or lady, or will they send us back in time? With Mercury retrograde until the 9th, the stars are spinning sentimental jams. Old flames could make a comeback, and couples may start feeling nostalgic. On the 27th, the tell-it-like-it-is full moon of Taurus helps us place people in their proper categories in our lives and make some serious plans for the future. Ready or not, this month’s about to stir up some feelings.

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By now, you’ve mastered beauty looks from classic red lips to flirty cat-eyes, but Libra, you know you want it all. So, it’s time to add cheeks to the mix with this step-by-step tutorial on megawatt strobing. (Start gathering those luminizers.) And because we know you’ll be busy wading through your many options for suitors this month, we made it quick and easy for you. It’s time to scale up the shine.

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Photographed by Jens Ingvarsson; Styled by Laura Pritchard; Makeup by Ashleigh B. Ciucci; Hair by Casey Geren; Manicure by Rachel Shim for Artists by Timothy Priano; Set Design by Kate Landucci at Mary Howard Studio; Illustrated by Sydney Hass; Modeled by Hilda Dias Pimentel for Muse Management; Model wearing Sass & Bide top and Jennifer Fisher earrings.