All About Aries: Your Complete Guide to the Sun Sign

+ how to seduce, romance, lock down, and keep your Aries

illustrated by liz riccardi

Aries at a glance — March 21 to April 20

Symbol: The Ram
Ruling Planet: Mars
Element: Fire
Quality: Cardinal
Body part: Head, including the face, skull, and brain
Personal Mantra: “I am.”
Crystal: Carnelian
Colors: Fiery reds—from scarlet to orange-red
Luckiest Numbers: 1, 9

Positive Traits: Passionate, Adventurous, Courageous, Bold, Energetic
Negative Traits: Selfish, Hot-Tempered, Stubborn, Rebellious, Stunted Maturity  
Most Likely BFFs: Leo, Aquarius, Gemini, Sagittarius, Libra
Most Likely to be Bae: Libra, Sagittarius, Leo
Most Likely to be Frenemies: Virgo, Scorpio

Famous Aries:
Emma Watson
James Franco
Lady Gaga
Aretha Franklin
Gloria Steinem
Quentin Tarantino
Rooney Mara

For detailed personality and physical traits, shadows sides, compatible matches, and ways to seduce and lose an Aries, continue after the break.