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May 2 in the stars: The moon is in Libra. What does this mean for you? Find out below in our daily horoscopes for Tuesday May 2.
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Your daily horoscopes for Tuesday May 2, 2023
Aries (March 21-April 19) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Why so combative, Ram? The cosmos warn against rushing in, horns down, today as the moon beams into peacemaker Libra and your balancing seventh house. Instead of “crushing the competition,” consider joining forces. A savvy alliance with another power player in your field could bring you both great success. Two heads are definitely better than one under these harmonious skies. Don’t hate, collaborate!
Taurus (April 20-May 20) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Hello, wellness warrior! Your vitality gets a clean, green boost today as the radiant Libra moon shines its rays into your sixth house of health. Instead of dwelling on yesterday’s bad habits, turn the tide and start some revitalizing routines. Fill your fridge with healthy foods, renew your gym membership, schedule overdue checkups. Another reason to prioritize self-care? Until Mercury’s three-week retrograde is over on May 16, things could get a little wonky and stressful with your career. You’ll be busier than ever, so you’ll need all the energy you can get!
Gemini (May 21-June 20) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Swoon! Cupid’s arrows are flying fast and furious today as the amorous Libra moon illuminates your fifth house of amour. Single? Seize the opportunity to finesse your flirting skills on the field. Or to dress up and snap some “feeling myself” pics for your profiles. Check out the prospects on the dating apps or ask friends if they might know anyone worth meeting. If you’re already attached, get the sparks flying by planning a spontaneous date. Surprise your sweetie with tickets to a live show or a fun dinner reservation, even if the actual event isn’t until the weekend.
Cancer (June 21-July 22) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Pay closer attention to your emotional state today as the introspective Libra moon churns up sediment in your sentimental fourth house. You may feel a range of moods today, from sad to euphoric, so give yourself a wide berth for the whole wave. If a difficult issue has been troubling you recently, open up to a confidante about your struggles. Some dedicated self-care will also help you get through this rough patch, whether you take a midday meditation break or treat yourself to a springtime spa pedicure.
Leo (July 23-August 22) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Hit the ground running, Leo! The cosmos send you a jolt of motivating energy today as the energetic Libra moon electrifies your third house of communication and collaboration. Draw up your game plan for the day, then start ticking those items off your to-do list. But don’t go it alone! Could a mini-brainstorming session with a coworker (or two) help you take a project to the next level? Schedule a meeting with your most creative colleagues and start blue-sky visioning! Ride this wave of momentum, and you may even finish your tasks quickly and get an early start to your weekend.
Virgo (August 23-September 22) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
How can you best indulge your senses today, Virgo? JSYK, the stars give you the green light to splurge on a little luxury today as the moon glides into your indulgent second house. Is there a holistic spa treatment or a new spring trend you’ve been wanting to try? It might be in the budget to treat yourself. Just remember: Today’s Libra moon in your luxe second house emphasizes quality over quantity. Remind your inner bargain shopper that it’s only a great deal if you actually love it.
Libra (September 23-October 22) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Today’s agenda: Do YOU! As the Libra moon supercharges your confidence and independence, people will be eager to follow your lead—and more so if you wage your own PR campaign. If certain projects are delayed by Mercury retrograde, do what you can to keep them moving along. You may need to refresh or develop your personal brand so people start buzzing about you. Is self-doubt still nagging at you? Get out of your head and into the world. A little activity or socializing could be just the thing to lift your spirits this evening. Hit the gym or go invite a newish friend out for a drink.
Scorpio (October 23-November 21) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Sick of spinning your wheels? The cosmos call for a well-deserved break today as the Libra moon nestles into your twelfth house of rest and healing. Resist the urge to push yourself to the point of burnout. What soul-stirring activities could help you recharge your depleted batteries? Book an after-work massage or treatment, or catch up with a close friend over an intimate dinner. If you have flexibility at your job, you may even consider taking a personal day or leaving early. A little relaxation will get you back to your A-game.
Sagittarius (November 22-December 21) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Collaboration is the key today as the Libra moon activates your eleventh house of teamwork. If you’re in the midst of an important group project, this transit will give you a boost of valuable momentum. Are there missing members of your dream team? Start hunting for the perfect professional partners now. The eleventh house also rules the digital realm, so an online search could reveal some promising prospects—and they might be further from your home base than expected.
Capricorn (December 22-January 18) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Turn full focus to your professional ambitions today as the harmonizing Libra moon powers up your tenth house of achievement. What would you like to accomplish in the coming weeks—and with who? Draw up a game plan, but be careful not to bite off more than you can chew. Outline a realistic timeline and workload so you don’t get overwhelmed. It’s great to have momentum, but you’ll never reach that finish line if you don’t pace yourself. And with la luna in this partnership-powered zodiac sign, the key to success also lies in sharing the workload with capable cohort.
Aquarius (January 20-February 18) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Itching to get away from it all? The Libra moon illuminates your ninth house of exploration and adventure, giving you a healthy dose of wanderlust. Could you take a remote work day and pair it with an impromptu day trip? A short jaunt can satisfy your need for variety, especially if there are nature trails or indie boutiques (or both) close to your chosen coffee shop “workspace.” Can’t sneak away? In between tasks, research future vacations from the comfort of your office chair. You may stumble across the perfect deal for tickets to that bucket list locale.
Pisces (February 19-March 20) daily horoscope for Tuesday May 2
Spidey senses tingling? Your intuition is heightened to near-psychic levels today as the Libra moon lights up your mystical eighth house. Tap this profound energy to explore deeper emotions or to process some feelings you haven’t had time to explore lately. A needy type may attempt to interrupt your soul-searching session, but don’t give in to their demands. You’ll be extra sensitive to other people’s energy under these empathetic skies. Steer clear of triggering types because today, you’re susceptible to getting sucked into whatever chaos they’re serving.