approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Kate's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Kate Beckinsale comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Kate Beckinsale - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Kate Beckinsale" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Kate a little better. This page describes the disguise Beckinsale wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
She is a natural diplomat, reasonable, tolerant, fair, always willing to listen to varying viewpoints, and prepared to see the other side of an issue. Even if she strongly disagrees with someone, Kate Beckinsale will try to find points of similarity and agreement rather than emphasizing the differences. She often avoids taking an extreme or one-sided stance on anything. Kate has a strong desire for harmonious and pleasant relationships, and revels in a spirit of cooperation, compromise, friendship, and fairness. Kate Beckinsale very much wants to be liked and because of her need for approval and acceptance, Beckinsale is easily influenced by others' opinions, especially those expressed by the young. She so much wants to please that often Kate Beckinsale will suppress her own intense or unpleasant feelings in order to avoid offending others. Sometimes Beckinsale's politeness is interpreted as being phony or wishy-washy.
Her need to create harmony extends to her physical environment and personal appearance as well. Kate Beckinsale appreciates beauty and has a natural sense of balance, symmetry, and proportion. She does everything in good taste, with a sense of style and art. From her home furnishings to her choice of clothing, everything must be aesthetically appealing, not simply functional or utilitarian.
She also feels that relationships are a form of art - one that Beckinsale is especially interested in and usually quite skilled at, for Kate possesses tact and acute awareness of other people. Marriage is very significant to her and finding the right person to share her life with is extremely important. Being part of a close relationship seems natural to Kate Beckinsale - she is not an independent loner. Having a partner increases her self-confidence. Kate Beckinsale does have a tendency, however, to become overly dependent on her partner and perhaps not to develop a clearly defined identity outside of the relationship. Finding the balance between being herself and blending and uniting with another is a challenge for Kate.
Others see Kate Beckinsale as an agreeable, smooth, harmonious, and "nice" person. Though there may be much more to her, this is the sort of face Beckinsale shows to the world. She possesses personal charm and an understated, non-combative manner. Her motto could be "one catches more flies with honey than with vinegar" for Kate Beckinsale usually adopts a friendly, cooperative approach rather than a strong, forceful, I'm-going-to-conquer-the-world attitude.
Kate Beckinsale appears sympathetic and approachable. Because she uses her feelings and intuition in assessing people, others sense that Beckinsale understands their feelings or their personal situations. At the same time Kate Beckinsale really wants people to know how she feels, and their care and support are very important to her.
Kate has an open and cheerful manner and attracts attention because of her good taste in clothing, hairdo and general well kept appearance. Kate has the ability to create a harmonious environment and relationships and she is happy and confident in the company of others.
Kate Beckinsale tends to lead a very harmonious life and live in peaceful surroundings. Her emotions seem to play a big part in her relationships with others and Beckinsale bases her relationships on inner understanding between people.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon Trine Asc.
Asc. Opposition Moon/Jupiter
Asc. Conjunct MC/N. Node