This post act as a reference for customers, who have engaged our BaZi analysis and/or Elemental Balancing service, and for those who are interested and wants to know what are the elements of each common colour.
BY ELEMENT 根据五行
Wood Element Colours 五行木颜色
Green, Cyan, Emerald green, etc
Fire Element Colours 五行火颜色
Red, Purple, Pink, Orange, etc
Earth Element Colours 五行土颜色
Grey, Yellow, Coffee, Brown, etc
Metal Element Colours 五行金颜色
Yellowish-Gold, White, Silver, Gold, etc
Water Element Colours 五行水颜色
Black, Dark Blue, Blue, Light Blue, etc
BY COLOUR 根据颜色
Red belongs to Fire element. It is a stimulating colour that excites people. However, it's not advisable to use too much because it creates a sense of anxiety and insecurity easily.
Gold belongs to Metal element, and is a symbol of luxury.
Yellow belongs to Earth element, is the very first colour which human first seen upon birth; and is a colour which symbolises health.
Orange belongs to Fire element, it can generate vitality and induce appetite. It is a representative of warm colour; and contains the meaning of maturity and happiness.
Green belongs to Wood element. It is a colour that makes people feel stable and comfortable. Green also represents positive and youthful vitality. Natural green has a certain positive effect on fainting, fatigue, nausea and negative emotions.
Pink belong to Fire element, and is the best interpretation of tenderness. The mixture of red and white is very lucid and beautiful, and gives a feeling of tenderness.
Blue belong to Water element. On one hand, it is a colour that makes people imagine; on another it is a colour that can contain a serious tone. Having blue colour in an environment can make people feel serene, elegant and peaceful.
Brown belong to Earth element, and it is the easiest colour to match. It can absorb light of any colour, and it is comfortable and peaceful.
Black belongs to Water element. It is a noble colour which hides flaws. It is matches well white and gold, which plays an emphatic role. Make white and gold more dazzling.
Grey belong to Earth element. It is an extremely easy-going colour, which has the adaptability and diversity to match with any colour, and can be regarded as the representative of intermediate colours. Therefore, when the colour matching is not suitable, grey can be used to reconcile it.
White belong to Metal element, which will reflect all the light and have a sense of cleanliness and expansion. Therefore, when arranging, if the space is small, you can use white as the main color to increase the sense of spaciousness in the space.