Serious and responsible, he tries to carry the world on his shoulders and rarely lets others know that he needs help and support. Yves Saint-Laurent denies or ignores his own emotional needs and feels that others will not accept him if he appears "weak". He is especially uncomfortable with emotional dependency, and tells himself and others (even children) not to be a "baby". Yves Saint-Laurent needs to accept that no one is self-sufficient all the time, and to be gentler with his "childish" emotional needs and wants. To others, he may appear to be rather hard-nosed and tough, with a businesslike attitude toward their personal concerns and feelings. Actually, no one is a truer friend. His feelings and loyalties run deep, but he often does not let people know how much he cares. Yves Saint-Laurent also sometimes needs to learn to relax, enjoy himself, and play.
Saint-Laurent gets a lot of emotional fulfillment through his involvement in groups, clubs, organizations, community activities, or a network of close friends who support and care for him. Yves Saint-Laurent makes friends his family, and he feels a close kinship to people who share some ideals or beliefs that he holds dear. Yves Saint-Laurent needs close relationships with people outside of his immediate family.
Yves Saint-Laurent takes offense rather quickly and his instincts are to fight, defend or act first, and ask questions later. He has a tendency for impatience, irritability and outbursts of temper, especially in response to minor frustrations. When he is not actively involved, he is not comfortable. Yves Saint-Laurent actually prefers a rather rambunctious, feisty, competitive atmosphere to a peaceful one.
Although Saint-Laurent gets hot under the collar rather easily (as mentioned above), he also has a certain degree of emotional self-control and composure, which enable Yves Saint-Laurent to rein in some of his more aggressive tendencies. This side of his is described below.
He is dedicated to the people he cares about and conscientious about fulfilling his responsibilities, especially to family. Family solidarity and cohesiveness are very important to Yves Saint-Laurent; accordingly, so are the traditions, rituals, and memories that keep the bonds strong.
Yves Saint-Laurent is apt to do more than his fair share in the family and go the extra mile, but for the most part this is satisfying rather than burdensome to him.
Warmhearted and generous in love relationships, Yves Saint-Laurent cannot tolerate pettiness or stinginess in his partner. Yves wants a hero to idolize and adore, someone to wholeheartedly admire and be proud of. Yves Saint-Laurent is tremendously loyal and devoted once he gives his heart to someone.
Yves Saint-Laurent craves love, appreciation and attention from others and hates to be ignored. He is rather susceptible to flattery and loves to feel special. Saint-Laurent enjoys a touch of drama and color in his love relationships and he is impressed by grand romantic gestures or extravagant expressions of generosity.
When he cares about someone, Yves Saint-Laurent likes to show his affection with small favors or tangible gestures.
Yves Saint-Laurent also has considerable artistic or creative skill. In fact, Yves is suited for a profession involving beauty or pleasure or making people happy in one form or another.
Yves Saint-Laurent appreciates beautiful surroundings and congenial company, and though he enjoys helping people, Yves Saint-Laurent will rarely put himself out too much in the process. He is good-humored and generous at heart but inclined to be lazy.
Yves Saint-Laurent has a propensity for clandestine and secret love affairs and tends to keep his relationships hidden. Yves could find himself in some peculiar relationships where he or his partner could be reluctant to make an external commitment.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Moon in Capricorn
Moon in 11th house
Moon Opposition Mars
Moon aspects Mars and Saturn
Moon Sextile Saturn
Venus in Leo
Venus in 6th house
Venus Trine Jupiter
Venus Conjunct Mars/Neptune