In unsurprising news, in 2023 the cost of living is... not ideal.
With the price of rent/food/petrol/avocado on toast soaring over the last 12 months, inflation is very much in effect.
As a result, some beauty brands have been forced to increase their prices - making having a beauty addiction very hard indeed.
In fact, beauty prices are reportedly the highest they've been in a decade.
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So, it's always a welcome surprise when you find a friendly little dupe of your favourite (spendy) beauty products.
They're usually affordable, a little more accessible - and importantly, they can work just as well.
From the cult Baccarat Rouge 540 perfume to L'Occitane's Almond Shower Oil, here are 11 dupes we've found for much more expensive beauty products.
(Oh - and a special shoutout to the originals that inspired these products. If the budget allows, they're very much worth checking out too, obviously!)