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Spring racing is here and it’s time to look your best.

Race days are long so ensuring your hair and makeup looks and feels good all day can be a challenge. These essential beauty tips will ensure you’re at your beautiful best all race day.

Makeup looks better on well nourished skin. The night before prep skin with a serum, eye cream and moisturiser. On race day morning apply a moisturiser with SPF.

Synergie Skin Super Serum $159, Synergie Skin

Blotting Paper
Carry blotting papers in your clutch to take away shine.

Tatcha Aburatorigami Blotting Papers, $17.00, Mecca

Use a good quality whitening toothpaste the day before and on the morning of the races to brighten and freshen teeth.

Grin Natural Whitening Toothpaste, $13.95, Biome


Setting Powder
A setting powder will help foundation last longer and a great way to avoid shine from race-day heat.

Laura Mercier Invisible Pressed Setting Powder $52, David Jones

Waterproof Mascara
A waterproof mascara will prevent run-off from perspiration and squinting in the hot sun.

Maybelline Great Lash Waterproof Mascara, $9.06, Priceline

Face Mist
A spray of face mist before you leave home will help to set makeup. If you have room in your handbag, fill a small travel-size bottle with mist and spray during the day to keep makeup radiant.

Mario Badescu Facial Spray With Aloe, Herbs & Rosewater $9.00, Mecca

Race day hair to last the day needs preparation. Start with a moisturising serum or strong-hold mousse and finish with a strong-hold, good quality hairspray.

Beauty tip: Wash hair the night before to hold style better.

John Frieda Luxurious Volume Perfectly Full Mousse $15.99, Priceline

Don’t forget to take a few band aids for blisters, extra bobby pins and a few safety pins in case of a frock disaster.

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