Have you ever felt like your Sun sign doesn’t fully represent you? Well, that might be because of your rising sign. Each person has a rising sign, which is also referred to as an ascendant sign. Many describe the rising sign as the part of you that comes out at a party, because it’s the part of ourselves we show off first. It’s the mask we wear to the outside world and it makes a huge impact when it comes to first impressions. Take a look at our breakdown of every rising sign in the zodiac and let us know your rising sign in the comment section on social media.
If you’re an Aries rising, you come off as bold, independent and energetic. You’re someone who takes charge and isn’t afraid to be the first to try something.
Famous Aries Risings: Stevie Nicks, Shakira and Bette Midler.
If you’re a Taurus Rising, you come off as stable, reliable and strong-willed. You’re deliberate with everything that you do and aren’t afraid to set your own pace in order to guarantee success.
Famous Taurus Risings: Mariah Carey, Gigi Hadid and Ruby Rose.
If you’re a Gemini rising, you come off as sociable, clever and bubbly. You love to express yourself fully and can flourish in any social setting.
Famous Gemini Risings: Rihanna, Drew Barrymore and Kristen Stewart.
If you’re a Cancer rising, you come off as nurturing, sensitive and caring. You’re often referred to as the mom of the group and will do whatever it takes to help others around you.
Famous Cancer Risings: Angelina Jolie, Tyra Banks and Julia Roberts.
If you’re a Leo rising, you come off as confident, creative and fun. You’re not afraid to be the center of attention and you’re known for being extra (in the best way).
Famous Leo Risings: Marilyn Monroe, Meryl Streep and Jennifer Lopez.
If you’re a Virgo rising, you come off as organized, efficient and resourceful. You’re a natural problem solver and love smoothing out the details in life.
Famous Virgo Risings: Emma Watson, Renée Zellweger and Dolly Parton.
If you’re a Libra rising, you come off as charming, likeable and agreeable. You hate to see people disagree and live to make the world a more harmonious place.
Famous Libra Risings: Britney Spears, Courtney Love and Zoë Kravitz.
If you’re a Scorpio rising, you come off as mysterious, deep and secretive. You’re a tricky one to figure out, which makes you completely intoxicating.
Famous Scorpio Risings: Lana Del Rey, Katy Perry and Megan Fox.
If you’re a Sagittarius rising, you come off as optimistic, bright and adventurous. You can find the silver lining of any situation and keep spirits high during tough times.
Famous Sagittarius Risings: Kim Kardashian, Scarlett Johansson and Elizabeth Taylor.
If you’re a Capricorn rising, you come off as hard working, ambitious and driven. You’re extremely goal oriented and won’t let anything stop you from finding success.
Famous Capricorn Risings: Naomi Campbell, Zooey Deschanel and Sophia Loren.
If you’re an Aquarius rising, you come off as open minded, unique and humanitarian. You believe in helping those in need and embrace a collective human spirit.
Famous Aquarius Risings: Nicki Minaj, Madonna and Christina Aguilera.
If you’re a Pisces rising, you come off as compassionate, dreamy and sensitive. You have a huge heart and a ton of love to give, making it easy for people to feel comfortable around you right away.
Famous Pisces Risings: Whitney Houston, Billie Eilish and Bettie Page.