It’s Here! Your Monthly Love Horoscope Awaits

Va-va-voom! May is off to a sultry start thanks to a full moon in Scorpio on the 3rd. As the sun tours traditional Taurus toward the end of the month, you’ll get the urge to settle down. (Do we hear bells?) But, don’t start doodling names in hearts and Googling wedding china just yet. Passionate Mars will swoop into flirty Gemini on May 11. (Watch out: Your eyes may wander during this six-week phase.) This month could also bring second thoughts about a romance — or a second chance with the one who got away. Don’t be too quick to categorize people in the second half of the month. You may just find that friends can become lovers and deeper connections are revealed. Buckle up your seat belts — May is coming in hot.

Pisces Love Forecast

May arrives with a Code Orange flirt alert. You’ll shamelessly bat those lashes, drop subversive comments into conversations, and see so many sexy souls to wrap around your gel-manicured finger. With Venus in Cancer from May 7 on, your passionate, glamorous fifth house will be electrified. Whether single or spoken for, you’ll crave lots of attention. Although you can come on pretty strong this month, Venus will soften that edge, ensuring that your advances are well received.

After the 21st, you’ll definitely be in the mood to get cozier. Talks could turn to cohabitation or you could earmark a couple of regular sleepover nights each week. Single? Symbolically create space for a partner to come in. Leave some empty hangers in your closet, frame a romantic print over your bed, and place pairs of objects around your apartment. You could meet a hot prospect through the introduction of your girlfriends this May, too. If you’re already sharing a love nest, team up on a home-improvement project, but keep it easy and manageable. When Mercury turns retrograde for three weeks on the 18th, you could squabble over household duties or even catch heat from each other’s families. Choose your battles, Pisces. That snarky comment you make about your sweetie’s sister could do irreparable damage. Don’t let friends and relatives control your romantic choices, though. They aren’t living your love story; you are.

Your Beauty Forecast: Edgy Double Cat-Eyes
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Photographed by Justin Borbely; Illustrated by Sydney Hass; Styled by Laura Pritchard; Makeup by Ashleigh B Ciucci; Hair by Adam Maclay; Manicure by Maki Sakamoto; Set design by Kate Landucci; Modeled by Jordan Murray for Elite; Model wearing & Other Stories dress.