Virgo born on August 26

Planet: Mercury

As born on August 26 you are a powerful person who is a meticulous and dedicated worker.

You have a strong sense of duty and once you begin a project that you are passionate about, you never give up.

You rise to challenges and can endure many setbacks.

This capacity for an enormous amount of hard work gains you the respect of your superiors and peers.

You like being of service, whether to friends or colleagues, and you are not fazed by difficult issues and the darker side of life.

This makes you a reliable and valuable friend.

Your relationships are emotional and deep but you can be controlling and manipulative.

You can get obsessive about diet, either by over-indulging or being very restrictive.

Learning moderation and relaxing your control will benefit both you and your relationships.