Vata is a combination of the space & air elements. It governs all movement.
Vata individuals have dry skin, a light body frame, cold hands and feet, brittle nails, coarse kinky hair, quick movements, talkativeness, hyperactivity or variable stamina, and darker skin and eyes. They usually are creative, enthusiastic, energetic, inspiring, and flexible. Vatas can also tend towards: worry, fear, anxiety, confusion, gas, constipation, muscle cramps, joint pain, and insomnia.