How to Use the Color Pink for Good Feng Shui

Pink color is the universal color of love and sweet sensuality. In feng shui, pink color is also an expression of the fire feng shui element energy.
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The right feng shui color use can bring a strong shift of energy into your environment. Pink is the universal color of love, which makes it a perfect feng shui color for soothing energy. Its gentle and delicate feng shui vibrations have a proven soothing effect on one's behavior. You could almost say that, as a feng shui color, pink literally soothes the heart and fills it with love.

Fire and Earth

The most popular use of pink in feng shui is in the Southwest area of the home or other space, as this area is connected to the energy of love and marriage. The feng shui element associated with the Southwest bagua area is the Earth element, while pink is a color associated with the Fire element. The Fire element nourishes the Earth element in the productive cycle of the feng shui 5 elements, making pink an excellent color choice for an Earth area. The Fire element also nourishes sexual energy and inner warmth, which makes pink an especially good color for the bedroom.

You can introduce the desired Fire element energy with wall color or furniture and decor accessories. In addition to the bedroom, pink can be a beautiful feng shui feature in a powder room, a little girl's bedroom, or a creative office.

Combining Pink With Other Colors

The most common pink color used in feng shui decorating is a gentle or soft pink, although hot pink, or magenta pink, is also very popular. Pink also can be enhanced by combining it with other colors. Combined with orange, another Fire feng shui element color, pink can bring a fiery and passionate energy to any space.

Other popular combinations are pink and green and pink and charcoal black.

Pink and green is an active, vibrant feng shui color combination that brings the energy of the Fire feng shui element (pink) and the Wood feng shui element (green), thereby strengthening the soothing and loving vibrations of pink.

Pink and black, a very elegant and beautiful combination, brings the feng shui energies of the Fire element (pink) and the Water element (black). Because of the nature of this relationship, the feng shui color use of this combination creates an interesting tension in the room as well as a constant energy dialogue and subtle movement.

A Subtle Approach

Be careful not to overdo it with pink. When used too much in any indoor environment, pink can create a floating effect, which can make you feel like you're living in an illusory world. So use pink wisely!

If you're not up for painting walls pink or searching for the right pink furniture or accents, a more subtle approach may suit you better. One beautiful feng shui way to bring pink color into your space, be it personal or business, is with a bowl of rose quartz crystals. These rock crystals carry strong natural and healing love vibrations expressed in a gentle, soothing pink. Other pink crystals that offer the same loving energies are rhodochrosite, pink tourmaline, and rhodonite.