Venus in Leo

With Venus in Leo, you seek relationships that embody romance, drama, and generosity. Your emotional life is colorful and there is often a love of entertainment, play, and creativity. Ordinarily, with Venus here you look for the approval of others in social situations; love, attention, and affection in order to boost your sense of self-worth. Venus here needs to be appreciated, adored, flattered, and made to feel special. Feelings here are never neutral and passions are always strong. Usually, you like to spoil and pamper lovers and shower them with gifts, songs, flowers, and attention.

Warmhearted and generous in love, you cannot tolerate pettiness or stinginess in a partner. You encourage and support the development of your loved ones. You equally want someone you can adore, be proud of,  and have strong principles about loyalty and faithfulness. Unfaithful partners wound your self-esteem, offends the dignity, and make you feel belittled and humiliated. Leo can be jealous and possessive of loved ones and can be bossy at times. The Leo in you will make a scene if betrayal is sensed and you don‘t forgive easily. You enjoy being treated like a king or queen by lovers and each love affair is a grand passion. You look for romance of the mythical kind, which is heroic; you are rather susceptible to flattery and love to feel special.

When you create a psychological profile for a female with Venus in Leo, you get the impression of a grande dame. She’s the “hostess with the mostest,” accustomed to being the center of her social set, if not the entire universe. A warm, loyal mate and friend, she signs on for the long run with those she loves. Okay, she’s demanding, and even vain, but she has a heart as big as a house and would give you the Coco Chanel right off her back. (If it’s a man, it may be barbeque aprons and the Rolex right off his wrist, but the picture is essentially the same.) Donna Cunningham

With Venus in Leo, you are attracted to people you admire and respect and whose company you can feel proud to be seen. You may even be boastful about the love partner. In love, you need to feel unique and may have flamboyant tastes; you abhor economizing at the expense of your individual taste and artistic manner. Your artistic sense is usually strong and you may have an interest in fashion design, hair styling, modeling, or fashion photography. Gaining recognition for your creative achievements is often high on the cards.