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Stock your vanity with these secret weapons and create a major makeup arsenal.

April 08,2009

Sahara Sun

This Eye Mosaic by Laura Mercier is a compact of four coordinating shades in the existing Shimmer Bloc formula with an elevated pigment level to achieve gorgeous, gleaming color. Comes in Sahara Sun and Mediterranean Sea, $35; at

Spring Treasures

Target introduces Spring Treasures with the budget-friendly Sonia Kashuk Beauty 2009 Limited-Edition Collection, marking her 10th anniversary with the store. The collection includes a Pink Sands Highlighting Powder and a How to Create the Freshness of Spring Cosmetic palette. All products range from $12.99 to $19.99; at Target stores.

Three's Company

This trio of Sisley fragrances represents fantasy, lightness and elegant simplicity: Eau de Sisley 1 (top notes of green mandarin and pink berries), 2 (top notes of cardamom and basil) and 3 (top notes of grapefruit and lemon). 3 oz., $165; at Saks Fifth Avenue, Bal Harbour.

Born to Rock

Trade in your tiara for rock ‘n’ roll royalty with Vera Wang’s edgy, limited-edition fragrance, Rock Princess, a dark, fruity floral scent of white peach, red raspberry and vivacious bergamot. Eau de Toilette Spray 3.4 oz., $72; available in department stores nationwide. 

Lash Out

Combining volumizing Acacia Senegal with conditioning Jojoba oil and aloe vera, Kiehl’s Mineral Mascara’s unique formula gives lashes length, volume and a rich, glossy color. $16.50; at Kiehl’s, Aventura Mall. 

True Colors

This blendable, buildable cream shadow from Shu Uemura, offered in a kaleidoscope of colors, mixes perfectly with other shades to create an array of looks. $30; at

Spray On

Hydrate skin and lock in moisture with three vitamin-enriched facial mists from Youngblood Mineral Cosmetics in three distinctive scents, Recharge, Refresh and Restore. Mist on skin after cleansing to set makeup for a dewy finish and to rejuvenate skin throughout the day. $22; at

Party of Five

Lorac’s Color Me Couture Eye Shadow Palette is a clutch-like compact with five pearlescent shadows, including neutral, gold and black sparkle shades that help you create your own one-of-a-kind look. $37; at Sephora stores.