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The UK’s Most Popular Luxury Fragrances… Duped!

The UK’s Most Popular Luxury Fragrances… Duped!
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We recently ran an Instagram story poll and asked everyone what their number one luxury fragrance would be, what scent would you love to own if price was no limit…

We had some amazing results and decided to find all the best fragrances that smell exactly like the expensive versions! So, if you’re desperate to smell like Chanel Chance, then keep reading to find out the closest scent at a much cheaper price tag!

YSL Libre smells like… Sarah Jessica Parker Lovely, Guerlain Mon Guerlain, Katy Perry Purr

YSL Libre is one of our bestselling new fragrances from the last few months and it’s easy to see why, it smells incredible and the bottle is super luxurious, but it does come with a hefty price tag at £66.99 for 50ml. The main notes in Libre that make it smell so addictive are lavender, mandarin ad blackcurrant. We’ve scoured out website to find some different brands with surprisingly similar notes…

Sarah Jessica Parker Lovely - £17.50 for 100ml. Notes include nectarine, rosewood and lavender.

Guerlain Mon Guerlain - £41.99 for 30ml. Notes include rose, jasmine and iris.

Katy Perry Purr - £19.95 for 175ml. Notes include peach, apple, jasmine and Bulgarian rose.

Chanel Chance Eau Fraiche smells like… CK One, Lancome La Vie Est Belle Intense, Burberry Brit Rhythm

Chanel Chance Eau Fraiche was very popular on our Instagram poll, we had so many people saying this was one of their most coveted fragrances. Chanel Chance Eau Fraiche is a beautiful, fresh, floral fragrance with zesty notes of citrus, jasmine and teak wood. We managed to find a few fragrances that emulate that same fresh, floral scent…

CK One - £25.95 for 200ml. Notes include pineapple, lemon, apple and jasmine.

Lancome La Vie Est Belle Intense - £53.99 for 30ml. Notes include jasmine, orange flower and benzoin resinoid.

Burberry Brit Rhythm - £24.95 for 90ml. Notes include passionfruit, orange and sicilian lemon.

Dior Miss Dior smells like… Nina Ricci L’Air du Temps, Clinique Aramatics Elixir

Miss Dior is a bestseller all over the globe with its modern and confident femininity. It compromises fresh notes, woven with lively rosewood to give a gorgeous fruity scent. Notes include Calabrian Bergamot, Grasse Rose and Rosewood…

Nina Ricci L’Air du Temps - £30.99 for 100ml. Notes include bergamot, rose and rosewood.

Clinique Aramatics Elixir - £38.99 for 45ml. Notes include bergamot, rosewood and jasmine.

Penhaligons Empressa smells like… Thierry Mugler Angel, Vera Wang Rock Princess

Penhaligons has long been a super luxurious fragrance brand that has been on the lust list for many! With the high price tag of Empressa at £178 for 100ml, you can’t be blamed for searching round for a cheaper alternative. Empressa is laced with notes of peach, vanilla and blood orange…

Thierry Mulger Angel - £42.95 for 25ml. Notes include vanilla, sandalwood, patchouli and citrus.

Vera Wang Rock Princess - £17.50 for 100ml. Notes include white peach, raspberry and bergamot.

Chanel Gabrielle smells like… Hugo Deep Red, Britney Spears Hidden, Missguided Babe Power

Chanel Gabrielle is one of the newest scents from Chanel and has quickly become a firm favourite in the luxury market. It’s a pure, floral fragrance that was created around four white flowers, orange blossom, ylang-ylang, jasmine and grasse tuberose.

Hugo Deep Red - £23.95 for 50ml. Notes include freesia, tuberose and blood orange.

Britney Spears Hidden Fantasy - £12.95 for 100ml. Notes include jasmine, stargazer lily and sandalwood.

Missguided Babe Power - £25.99 for 80ml. Notes include orange blossom, peony, jasmine and vanilla.

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