Natasha Hastings wisdom: Find your alter ego.
For Hastings, hair and makeup aren’t just tools for feeling good. They also help her get into character—that of a warrior diva, which is the nickname her sports psychologist gave her.
To Hastings, that translates into being a lioness. “My sign is Leo,” she says. “And when I step out on the track I go into that space to be powerful—to be an animal. When that gun goes off, I’m free to be me. Lioness, warrior diva: I’m a force to be reckoned with.”