M.A.C Wash & Dry Veluxe Pearlfusion Trio Eye Shadow in Permanent Press, $47, offers a winning threesome of white beige, calm brown bronze and black with gold pearl. Its cream-to-powder formulation imparts a velvety texture (read: stress-free application) so you can vary the intensity easily.

Available at M.A.C boutiques and counters in Singapore.         

Laneige Pure Radiant Shadow in No 9 Cinnamon Brown, $34, has a quartet of sandy shades to help you achieve your most sensuous gaze ever. Ultra-fine even particles allow each shade to glide smoothly on skin – hence it stays on for hours without creasing or clumping. The soft texture makes application effortless too.

Available at Laneige boutiques and counters in Singapore.   

Dior 5 Couleurs Designer in 508 Nude Pink Design, $102, is made with a colour-lock technology to extend the longevity of your eye makeup. Pearlescent pigments in each hue ensure both purity and luminosity for more defined peepers. Light on the skin, you can even build and blend different tones to create different looks.     

Available at Dior boutiques and counters in Singapore.