Red is hot.

It's a strong color that conjures up a range of seemingly conflicting emotions from passionate love to violence and warfare.

Red is Cupid and the Devil.

It warms us and awakens us physically and energizes our blood.

It is a good color to wear when we have colds and poor circulation.

High blood pressure is an indicator of too much red energy in the body.

Red is a color for war, prosperity, fire, and rising sun.

Red is the root color of fire.

It gives us energy, stimulates appetite and it is a good color for illnesses of the colon and digestion.

Spiritually it is the color of joy.

It connects us to our emotional self.

In some cultures, red denotes purity, joy, and celebration.

Red is the color of happiness and prosperity in China and may be used to attract good luck.Red is often the color worn by brides in the East while it is the color of mourning in South Africa.

In Russia the Bolsheviks used a red flag when they overthrew the Tsar, thus red became associated with communism. Many national flags use red.