Beauty Hacks For The Races

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When you’re trackside you want maximum fun, minimum fuss. Try these genius tricks and hacks to effortlessly dazzle.

 

Pout like a pro

A lighter shade of lipstick in the centre of your pout will make your lips appear fuller. If it’s a gloss, all the prettier.

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Eyeliner with impact

It’s a secret the celebs have known for years, thanks to their pro makeup artists; applying eyeliner on your inner lid, in between your lashes, will instantly make your eyes look larger and your lashes seem thicker at the root. Dot the liner on carefully and build up slowly.

Lip lesson

After applying lipstick, pop your finger in your mouth and draw it out slowly to capture excess lippie and prevent it smudging onto your teeth.

Sleek it up

If you’re constructing an updo, spray your hands with hairspray first, and run them through your tresses. It’ll help the locks stay put and looks more natural than spray on top of the finished do.

The great unwashed

Dirtier, oilier hair is actually much easier to style than freshly washed locks. If you’re opting for an updo, you can skip the morning hair wash. Add dry shampoo for even more traction.

Browbeaten

Use an old toothbrush to slick down your brows with a little hair gel or spray. They’ll stay sleek all day long. This trick works for flyaways on your main hair, too.

Pin performance

Spray your bobby pins with hairspray before you put them in your hair to make them stick in place once they’re holding your do.

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