Mackenzie Phillips has frequent emotional outbursts due to her fiery temper and emotional impulsiveness. Phillips expresses herself very directly and honestly and no one has to guess what her true feelings are. However, Mackenzie Phillips dislikes showing any personal weakness or her need for support, comfort and nurturing. She is often impatient with herself and others. Mackenzie abhors emotional dependency and dislikes "complainers".
Mackenzie Phillips inspires others to take positive action in their lives through her own enthusiasm and eagerness to meet life's challenges, and she is attracted to people who are adventurous, courageous and independent. Mackenzie is rather bossy but does not like to be with people that she can boss around too much. She enjoys a good fight sometimes. Relationships that are built on mutual respect and emotional freedom are ideal for Phillips.
Mackenzie Phillips becomes very cross if she lacks vigorous physical activity. Phillips feels her best if she frequently "does battle" on the tennis or racquetball court (or engages in another form of competitive sport).
Mackenzie Phillips may have done extensive traveling in her early years, or in some way had a background which enables her to understand and identify with many different types of people or cultures.
Phillips has a craving for things which are far away and foreign or for things she has never experienced before. Mackenzie Phillips wants to completely immerse herself in the feelings and tastes of a new place, rather than simply have facts or an intellectual appreciation. Emotionally, too, Mackenzie is restless and something of a wanderer.
She needs love, affection, nurturing and enjoys being pampered - all of which is fine, as long as Mackenzie Phillips is willing to give as well as receive the attention and "babying". Mackenzie has a rather childish dependency on loved ones, which can make her cling to them, or be very uncomfortable with any conflict that could conceivably lead to separation. Creating a loving family is certainly a challenge for Mackenzie - one that can be enormously satisfying if she can achieve it, and a source of great sadness if she cannot.
Mackenzie Phillips often feels that she must do something or be something other than what she is in order to receive approval and acceptance from others. She is very sensitive to criticism and easily feels left out or neglected, and though she may appear cool or distant, Phillips actually cares very much about being included. Because she is so sensitive, it may seem easier for Mackenzie Phillips to withdraw into a shell rather than risk the emotional bumps and bruises she may endure once she lets others really know her in an intimate, personal way. Her reserve and caution make establishing close emotional relationships with others difficult, and Mackenzie Phillips becomes very attached to the few people she considers "real friends". Phillips can gain inner security and strength through periods of solitude if she views them as times to nourish herself and develop her own interests, rather than as times of loneliness.
She is very impressionable and extremely sensitive to her surroundings. Mackenzie may be especially sensitive to noise as well as bright lights and sunshine. Mackenzie Phillips may also want to learn about the deeper dimensions of life, the occult or mystical things.
Mackenzie Phillips possesses the gifts of tact, courtesy and consideration, and has a strong desire to please and understand her love partner. Because she values harmony so highly, Mackenzie Phillips will compromise a great deal to avoid any discord or conflict in her relationships. Mackenzie does not like to dwell on controversial or emotional subjects and often tries to "smooth things over" or "sweep them under the rug".
In love relationships, Mackenzie Phillips wants an intellectual peer, an equal and a friend. She is attracted to people who have a certain finesse, delicacy and subtlety. Mackenzie Phillips appreciates good manners and refinement and is not happy with coarseness or bluntness in a person.
Beautiful, elegant, and harmonious surroundings are very important to Mackenzie Phillips, and she has an innate sense of style, design, and form. Socially, also, good form and politeness are important to Phillips and she instinctively avoids crudeness and dissonance.
She enjoys talking about love, relationships, art and the beautiful side of life. Mackenzie Phillips appreciates artistic people.
She is serious and finds it difficult to enjoy herself in a lighthearted, open and playful way with others. Mackenzie Phillips rarely does something purely for pleasure, and can be very close-fisted and parsimonious. Perhaps due to painful separations in her early life, Mackenzie is very cautious about becoming involved in close relationships and sharing her feelings. Though Phillips craves love and affection, intimacy is difficult for her. She may become romantically involved with people who do not value her or treat her well. Mackenzie Phillips needs to learn to love and value herself before she finds happiness in love.
Her erotic nature is strong and Mackenzie Phillips is likely to have a lot of romantic relationships. Very unconventional, she may have many unorthodox contacts. Mackenzie has much zest for life, likes her freedom and finds it difficult to settle down.
Her personal relationships are very affectionate. Mackenzie enjoys the company of other people and has a harmonious attitude toward them. Mackenzie Phillips also has a sense of art and may decorate her surroundings very artistically.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Aries
Moon in 9th house
Moon Opposition Venus
Moon Square Saturn
Moon Opposition Uranus/Neptune
Venus in Libra
Venus in 3rd house
Venus Square Saturn
Venus Conjunct Mars/Uranus
Venus Conjunct Jupiter/Asc.