Patrick Kelly is a Virgo and founder of gender-neutral fine fragrance company, Sigil. The Scope caught up with Patrick to chat power colors, the importance of lip exfoliation, and disrupting the hyper-gendered beauty industry.
What are your big 3 – Sun, Moon, and Rising signs?
Virgo Sun, Leo Moon, Scorpio Rising.
What do you do for work? Does your sign play into your career at all?
I own and operate a gender-neutral fine fragrance company called Sigil. I also co-founded a brand strategy and design studio called Fundamenta, focusing specifically on values-based beauty and wellness companies.
How, if at all, does astrology impact your daily life? Do you read your horoscope?
It’s great to have a shared language to align on what makes us uniquely differentiated from others.
What's your favorite holiday? (Yes, your birthday counts as a holiday!)
Halloween, for sure. Bring on the makeup.
We all miss parties, gatherings, and events of all sorts. If you could plan your ultimate shindig what would it look like? Who would be there? What would go down?
A beautiful dinner with all my best friends—hugging, smooching, touching up each other’s looks.
DOOZ partnered with Actually Curious to get to know Patrick a little bit deeper. The following are a few questions from their thoughtful, question-based card game:
What were the holidays like for you growing up?
Lots of yummy food. Putting on silly plays with my cousins for the family to enjoy.
What foods remind you of home?
Mashed potatoes with gravy, cranberry sauce.
I wish I could share _____ with human kind.
Imagine yourself in the future. What will your greatest life accomplishment be?
Disrupting the hyper-gendered beauty industry.
To wrap up the Actually Curious portion of this interview, a featured Virgo question: What are three crucial routines that you keep?
- Check and adjust my to do list.
- Plan for the next day’s meetings.
- Clean (lol)
If you could give someone one DOOZ piece, who would it be and what would you give them? Would you pick their sign?
Everyone needs a Zodiac Bandana.
Festive string lights or scented candles?
Someone hands you the AUX at a party, what do you play?
Brooding 80s goth, industrial, and pop.
What’s your one beauty secret?
Lip exfoliation, never skip cleansing, find one or two serums that work and stick with them. Hydrate!
How do you unwind/decompress at the end of the day?
A bath is essential.
Any given day is incomplete without…?
A cup of coffee or matcha.
If you were to select one color from the DOOZ celestial rainbow, what would your power color be and why?
I always choose blue.