The Most Genuine Zodiac Sign, According to Astrologers

They'll always have your back.

No one likes a phony, so it's usually better to be straight up with someone than putting on an act—and certain people are just sincere right off the bat. Whether they are trying to connect with a new person or telling an old friend what they need to hear without beating around the bush, they always have people's best interests at heart while remaining true to themselves. They might just mean what they say, but astrology could also be why they're so real. Keep reading to discover the most genuine zodiac sign from down to earth to always authentic.

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Virgo

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Virgos are some of the most reliable and responsible people, but they also take a lot of heat for being the perfectionists of the bunch.

These earth signs will be real with you no matter what—and this openness is a big part of why they're so genuine. They might be a bit quiet at times, but they never shy away from giving their honest opinions or advice. Of course, it's not always easy to hear the truth, but they're never trying to hurt anyone's feelings.

"They can be overly critical, but it's always done with the best intentions," says Tara Bennet, astrologer and spiritual coach at Mediumchat.

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Aquarius

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Aquarius never conforms to society's expectations. They are comfortable with being unique, so they don't feel the need to be fake. They'll showcase their full personality, even if you don't like it. While this often makes them often, when it comes down to it, they are always looking out for others.

"Aquarius genuinely wants the best for all of humanity and is willing to go out of their way to help for the sake of the greater good," says Rebecca Schmidt, astrologer at Trust the Effing Process.

Humanitarians at heart, these one-of-a-kind folks go hard for the people and things they care about. Overall, they're trustworthy and friendly, so they'll never pull a fast one on you.

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Taurus

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We all know Taurus can be more stubborn than most, but they are also some of the most real and loyal people you'll ever meet. "What you see is what you get," says Bennet.

Schmidt describes them as dependable, trustworthy, and generous. "They like the good things in life and are happy to share their hard-earned rewards with their family and loved ones," she says.

These grounded earth signs value honesty above all else: As long as you're real with them, they'll be real to you. They hate any form of deception, so you can always count on them to be genuine. Also, they're not looking to do anything extra, and being fake requires more effort for them than telling it like it is.

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Libra

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Libras pride themselves on not being insincere or fake. They want to be loved for who they are and don't need any bells and whistles.

As the peacekeepers of the zodiac, Schmidt says Libras always want everyone to get along. While it's true, they avoid conflict like the plague, these genuine and kind-hearted air signs don't have a problem being upfront and honest. They stand behind their word and always follow through with their promises to others.

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Capricorn

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Capricorns do not have the time to be disingenuous. They're practical and might be a little cold at times, but they will always stay true to themselves. "They respect authenticity in others and can identify a phony in a flash," Bennet says.

Like Taurus, these earth signs are dependable and won't let you down. "They likely are who they say they are, and will go the distance if committed, as they are loyal and trustworthy," Schmidt says.

They work too hard to be caught up with fake niceties.

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Cancer

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Nobody will care for you more than a Cancer. "Their caring and sensitive nature comes from their sweet and tender hearts which they often wear on their sleeves," says Schmidt.

They truly are the most genuine zodiac sign because they love to help others—while also staying true to themselves. They embrace their emotions and won't compromise themselves to please those around them.

These water signs are also highly intuitive and can decode other people's feelings. Don't be shocked if they're blunt sometimes, they just want what's best for you and won't hesitate to tell you.

Courtney Shapiro
Courtney Shapiro is an Associate Editor at Best Life. Before joining the Best Life team, she had editorial internships with BizBash and Anton Media Group. Read more
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