Your Essential Melbourne Cup Skincare Style Guide

It’s Springtime which means it’s the start of the annual Spring Racing Carnival, balmy evening parties and one of the biggest events on the social calendar - The Melbourne Cup! Whether you are sipping champagne trackside, winning best dressed at your office Melbourne Cup lunch or anything in between, you know you will look and feel your best with glowing, radiant skin.

We've put together your essential guide to perfect trackside skin that will have you looking Hot to Trot and save you up to a huge 35% off retail prices

Turn heads with a natural, golden tan which will make you look like you’ve just returned from a Hawaiian island! Sunescape Self Tanning Mousse is a super-lightweight, non-sticky and easy-to-apply velvety mousse that comes in two depths of colour for your perfect shade.

RRP $44.95 Skinmart Price $39.56

Rejuvenate and brighten your skin before the big race, ASAP - Radiance Serum is a powerful AHA/ BHA blend with a skin brightening botanical extract to increase cell renewal and assist in the reduction of common skin concerns. A good bet!

RRP $89.00 Skinmart Price $64.08

For the perfect race-day makeup base that will take you from morning to night and smooth away fine lines, brighten and prime for flawless skin you can’t beat Dermalogica AGEsmart Skinperfect Primer SPF30. Pearl powder and natural earth minerals provide a neutral tint to perfect skin tone and enhance luminosity and radiance. A potent peptide helps improve skin firmness, as sunscreens shield against sun damage. Wear alone over your moisturiser for visible smoothness and luminosity, or underneath foundation to help fill fine lines for a lasting make-up finish.

RRP $73.95 Skinmart Price $57.99

Look sun-kissed and glowing while you protect yourself from the sun trackside. Colorescience Sunforgettable Mineral SPF Foundation offers powerful SPF 50 UVA/UVB protection, alone or over makeup. SPF and foundation powder in one simple, on-the-go application - your race-day handbag must-have!

RRP $79.20 Skinmart Price $67.32

Be party ready with this unique Youngblood Lunar Dust , a light-reflective finely-milled dusting powder that adds shimmering highlights or sun-kissed finish to face, legs, shoulders and décolletage to create a luminous, Lunar glow.

RRP $59.95 Skinmart Price $44.36

Be on your brow game with this targeted, advanced serum. Medik8 - Full Lash and Brow Duo provides a lengthening & thickening effect to the eyelashes and eyebrows. When used daily it can provide immediate conditioning benefits leading to healthier-looking, more luxurious eyelash and eyebrow definition. It addresses visible signs of eyelash & eyebrow ageing, improves flexibility, moisture and shine and enhances appearance of natural eyelashes and eyebrows.

Skinmart Price $79.00

When the party’s over and it’s time to get your beauty sleep, take it all off with new Dermalogica PreCleanse BalmThis deep-cleansing balm-to-oil melts away impurities and even the heaviest make-up from skin. Nothing will get your skin cleaner and healthier than double cleansing, first with PreCleanse followed by your favourite cleanser. Wake up refreshed and ready to do it all again!

RRP $65.00 Skinmart Price $53.30