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Ready to get your work out in the world? Try this!

It’s December! (This is your friendly reminder that you have one month left to accomplish your goals this year. 😂) I’ve been talking with a lot of you and hearing your frustrations with your business and your work…that you feel stuck or that things aren’t working anymore. As

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color personality

Help, how do I know what my favorite color is?

Reading Time: 2:35 minutes I got a question last week in regards to how to use your favorite and least favorite colors in making decisions, ”What if you can’t decide what your favorite and least favorite color is?” I’ve discovered through my work that it’s much easier to

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color healing

How you can heal your life with the power of color

Color is much more powerful than most of us realize.  Because of its light properties, it transmits messages and healing WAY faster than sound and words. Here are 3 unique ways color can improve your life without painting a wall: 1. Color Can Assist Memory Practicing for an

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color healing

What it means if your aura or chakras are gray

Gray is a color that represents passiveness and neutrality. Yet, seeing gray in the aura or chakras is a great indicator of some type of dis-ease. The sooner you can catch it, the better your chance of healing it. Some of the most famous color healers and psychics

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self growth

The 1 Clarity Practice that Changed my Life

When I was 13 years old, I discovered a practice that would change my life. I didn’t know how to process all the physical changes I was undergoing and I felt ugly and despondent. My mother wasn’t emotionally present for me and never talked to me about the

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Authentic Branding for Entrepreneurs
personal brand

The #1 Brand Color You Should NEVER Use as a Solopreneur

Short Answer: BLUE Blue is the most popular color used within top brands. The majority of Fortune 500 companies use blue because it’s considered steady, loyal and trustworthy. Canva did some research a few years back and created this breakout showing blue leading the way: As a solopreneur, if

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how to find the color parent
color transformations

Gray Neutrals: How to Reveal the Color Parent…

Every single color has a parent.  Neutrals are no different. Neutrals are essentially colors that have reduced amounts of hue and chroma to them. (To create color, we need hue, value and chroma.)  Neutrals can be either light, medium or dark so value plays an important role. So

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color cards
personal color

3 Practices to Try Using the Color Cards

These personal ColorFluency cards are fun to play with for understanding color, for creating palettes, or even using as an Oracle! If you have the cards, here’s 3 fun ways you can use them… 1. decide what color to wear To prep, open up your closet and start

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june color energies
color energy

June Color Energies

Ready to embrace the June color energies? 🌈✨ There are TWO colors that are sending out support to you: Violet and Iridescence. Violet is here to elevate consciousness and to bring forward creative thinking. Many will find the soft violet very appealing and soothing. It asks you to

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color energy

May Channeled Message

The Wisdom of Earth Will Prevail Start flowing with the Earth instead of against her. This message comes directly from the Ultraviolet angelic beings, shown in italics. I see layers being peeled off energetically from Earth and all its inhabitants. It sounds like a crack of a whip

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most everything you've been told about color is a lie
color meanings

Most Everything You’ve Learned About Color is a Lie

Color is much more important than the myth that red, yellow and blue are primary colors. (Answers to that debunked myth at the end.) Color has been misunderstood for way too long.  The seasonal colors are one aberration. Color has been put into boxes, made out to be

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Who are your color allies + enemies
personal color

Discover 3 of Your Color Allies + Enemies

https://youtu.be/SWiQ_EdSm5k Some of us women entrepreneurs who are creative, inspired, and spiritual also have a deep appreciation for color… we consider ourselves Color Lovers! The funny thing is, many of us are still wearing and using Enemy Colors – that’s what I call colors that literally fight our

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March Color Energies
color energy

March 2022 Color Energies

https://youtu.be/4_i5Z6PnM9k As we slide into March, Aqua (blue-green) is here to portal us to a newer realm…a clean slate so to speak. It will be a “soft” transition. Colors for this month are bringing us into truth and raising our consciousness . ✨ (Drinking game alert: every time

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Top 7 Energetic Colors for 2022
trending colors

The Top 7 Energetic Colors for 2022

https://youtu.be/k409YKRaE38 There are 7 colors that are stepping forward energetically to support you for 2022. I cover them in the video  and even weave into it the forecasts from Pantone and CMG (more on them below). Color is here to support you! Whether you use it in meditation,

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The Spiritual Meaning of Colors
color meanings

The Spiritual Meaning of Color

https://youtu.be/mwyWT3hXeZE What are the spiritual meanings of soul colors? Your soul color is what color your soul was born with and it helps you to deliver on your purpose and become your best self. In the video, I cover 14 colors and their spiritual meanings. Whenever you’re ready,

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august color energies
color energy

August Color Energies: Moving towards non-duality

In April, I shared that we would be breaking out of our cocoons in the second half of the year and shared the color energies that would be stepping forward to help us. Well, we’ve arrived! Below is a video that covers some of these energies but make

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color energy transmission
color energy

June Energies: Releasing Layers

You are coming out of hibernation. Both in the physical world and energetically. Our planet is being supported energetically and has been undergoing an upgrade which you will start to feel this month as well. Energetically, you are breaking out of your cocoon’s shell. Everyone’s process and duration

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meaning and joy
color healing

3 ways to create a life of meaning and joy

Have you ever had the following experience? You’re outside in some capacity and this overwhelming feeling of bliss comes over you. It’s like a calling card to your consciousness where you have a deep sense of *knowing* this moment. It’s harkening to you and it comes forward as

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third eye chakra
color healing

the third eye chakra: what you don’t know

Mystical, elusive, wonderful. The third eye chakra leaves many to wonder if it’s just a concept covered in sacred texts available only to those enlightened and holy.  Are we all Third Eye Blind or is it something us mere mortals were born with? I come from a hidden

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best colors for positive enery
color healing

The Best Colors to Create Positive Energy

If you are looking to manifest positive thoughts and actions in your life, then it’s easiest to do so using color. No tapping, no affirmations… no words required.  Thanks to color symbolism and psychology, you can rely on certain colors to convey positive feelings, thereby enhancing your own

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Blue-green wallpaper
color meanings

blue-green: seekers of truth

By a landslide (18%!), the blue-green family is the most popular color based on over 700 responses. Turquoise is the color within the family that is the most popular. WHY Do All The Studies Say Blue Is The Most Popular? Do we not know what color we’re talking about

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chromavulnerable
personal color

Are You Chromavulnerable?

Perhaps you’ve found yourself uttering one or all of the following…
“If I looked good in yellow, I’d wear it.”
“If I looked good without makeup, I’d go natural.”
“If I felt safe in not being judged as old, I’d go gray.”

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color healing

what color can teach us about managing our energy

Last updated on March 25, 2021 When it comes to managing our energy at our basest level, we use energy to survive: food, sex, warm shelter.  Anything that can’t sustain us for long, such as sugar and other addictive energy sources, make us crash. So obviously it’s important

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high-vibe colors
color transformations

high-vibe colors: your portal to authentic beauty

You have colors that transform and empower your authentic beauty. At Arden Reece Color, we look at your entire authentic expression in order to uncover the colors that support and inspire you. At the core of your own personal color palette are your High-Vibe Colors™.

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the insight of blue-violet
soul colors

master life’s vortex with the calm of blue-violet energy

Using color for healing is incredibly beneficial and blue-violet energy is one that helps you to get calm and go within to listen to your inner wisdom…especially when life gets craZy.

A very dear friend of mine (who’s every bit a normal single working mom) was describing some very exciting and crazy things that were happening in her life. She was ever-mindful of ensuring she didn’t disrupt her kids’ energy at home.

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soul colors

how to use the supportive energy of yellow soul colors

By using yellow soul color energy, which is supporting and uplifting, I created this special mantra wallpaper and wanted to share it with you as a gift. Yellow souls are the connectors, they are your cosmic cheerleader. Rely on yellow to help you move from ‘I can’t’ to ‘I can’.

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The 9 Main Chakra Colors
color healing

the 2 little-known chakra colors

Last updated on March 27, 2021 There are two colors in the visible spectrum that are missing in ROY-G-BIV and the main 7 chakra colors. They are important and have their own energetic meanings and symbolism. This brings us to the question: Are there 7 or 9 main

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personal color cards
personal color

announcing personal color cards and how to use

My goal is to have color be accessible to all…I want you to see your divine beauty. In that spirit, I did something that my heart led me to do. Using part science (measuring color with my colorimeter) and part design, I created these personal color cards with

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trending colors

the #1 favorite color is not blue

Our world is changing and along with that so is our favorite color. Collectively, the world’s favorite color has been blue. But when I posted a poll with the actual colors as per the Munsell notation noted with names most would understand, the true favorite color became quite clear and it’s…

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Sexy Silver Hair Masterclass
personal color

masterclass: sexy, radiant, silver hair

Discover what colors work for your silver hair I’ve heard from so many of you on your frustrations with finding clothing and makeup colors for your silver hair.  All the changes you undergo are extraordinary! As the transition happens, you realize that it’s WAY MORE than just a

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how to speak color
color meanings

how to easily speak color in 3 steps

Last updated on March 28, 2021 How good are you at communicating the differences between the color Larchmere, Dynamo and the color 325C? (These are color names from Sherwin-Williams and Pantone.)   When you understand how to speak color as the color industry does, you’ll have an easier time

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how color affects you
color personality

3 startling ways color affects you

Color affects us physically, psychologically and spiritually. It protects us from the sun’s harmful rays, it creates sensations in us when we experience it and it can be used to harmonize and align the chakra points in our bodies. But, do you know how color affects you in how you

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green meanings
color meanings

what wearing green says about you

Green…the color of hope, health and luck. For many of us, we think of nature’s bounty from grass to trees to the good-for-us food we eat. It nourishes our bodies and gives us the air we breathe through photosynthesis.

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color dis-associations
color meanings

how you can overcome fear using color associations

Last updated on March 30, 2021 Color is the greatest stimuli we receive from the outer world. Not only do we create meaning via color associations, color provides us energy and helps keep our bodies running. Light (aka color) is absorbed and reflected by our hair and skin

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the meaning of color
color meanings

the meaning of color

So many times we find ourselves wondering what a particular color means or signifies. The answer is usually inside of us as we all have experiences and learnings that shape our views on certain colors. I’ll give a personal example: When I was in high school, I fell

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color personality

what’s your color personality?

Did you know that there are certain specific colors that match your personality? Most of us, when we think of color, we think of their associated names such as red, orange, yellow, green, blue and purple…the colors of the visible spectrum. We also give names to a wide

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wearing gray
color meanings

discover what wearing gray says about you

Last updated on March 30, 2021 One of the most interesting neutrals is gray (or ‘grey’ if you go by British English.) Not considered a color, gray is an achromatic. Yet it does have a contributing hue so it can lean to being a warmer brown-gray or a

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what wearing pink says about you
color meanings

12 pink meanings: what wearing pink says about you

Pink is a lightened version of the red-violet hue, leaning towards red. There are tons of pink meanings since it comes in a variety of values and saturations …from soft pink to vibrant bright pink. And, it can convey a variety of meanings when you use it in

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white meanings
color meanings

how to wear white and the message it sends

When we surround ourselves with a certain color, certain psychological and physiological changes affect us.  The color white is seen when all colors of the spectrum are reflected (black is the opposite where color is absorbed and there is no reflection.) what the color white means White signifies

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color transformations

sexy silver sisters in san diego

Jhirmack hosted a Silver Sisters event in San Diego to share silver hair tips and techniques from color experts on hair, makeup and style. I was one of the presenters showing what colors work best for silver hair.

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the meaning of blue
color meanings

blue meanings: what wearing blue says about you

One of the most common questions I heard as a child was “what’s your favorite color?”  I remember not really having a strong preference for any one particular color and so my answer would change with how I felt that day.  My younger brother, on the other hand,

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best colors for gray hair warm
color transformations

the right neutrals and best colors for gray hair

If you have silver, gray, or white hair, then you probably have questioned at one time or another what are the best colors for gray hair? Before you start down the path of adding color to your wardrobe, may I suggest that you have a good base of

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can yellow work for gray hair
color transformations

can yellow work for gray hair?

If you have gray, silver, or platinum hair, you’ve probably heard that wearing yellow is not the best for your hair color.  I tend to disagree. Yellow can work for gray hair if you ensure it works with your own coloring.  First off, wearing a color suited to

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coffee color
color personality

what’s your coffee color?

Do you know what your preferred coffee color is? We’re all so particular about how we take our coffee. I recently read that Calvin Klein makes his assistant carry a specific Pantone swatch with him to ensure his coffee is JUST right. So, here are some Pantone colors

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what to wear warm and cool colors
personal color

how color temperature determines what looks good on you

Perhaps you or someone you know has said, “I can’t wear red” or “I don’t like the color purple.”  With most anything, these are broad generalizations in the world of color as there are hundreds of different reds and purples…and blues and greens. (If you’ve ever seen a

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