After Christmas shopping have your wallet running on empty? Replenishing skincare essentials and favorite makeup without splurging on high priced luxe brands can be hard to resist but there are a select group of must have beauty items that could give the higher end products some serious competition.
Hidden beauty dupes emerge constantly as international brands become more easily available and drugstore options reveal advanced pigments.
Although luxury beauty products are made with high quality ingredients, in a pinch a lower end option can be just as smart of a choice for basic beauty like a classic red lipstick, makeup removal and easy makeup looks. With the new year approaching, give some of these beauty finds a try and give your wallet a little more wiggle room. Some products may surprise die hard luxury beauty fans with impressive performance and unexpected results.
Click the photo above to discover some of the cosmetic industry’s best kept secret beauty dupes all $10 and under.