Everyone loves a steal, and that definitely rings true for beauty products. We go crazy for Sephora sales, run to Winners to load up on shampoo and take pride in those drug-store finds that do the trick just as well as their pricey counterparts. But then you find that one special product with a slightly jarring price tag—and you can’t help but treat yourself.
We feel you on that, and we’re here to let you know that we also spend what other, less beauty-obsessed humans might consider crazy on products that make us feel pretty. Because you know what? Sometimes, you do get what you pay for.
So click through, and find out what made our list of beauty products worth splurging on.
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Product: Aerin Beauty Rose De Grasse Parfum, $286, nordstrom.com
Why It’s Worth The $: “I firmly believe that an expensive perfume is worth my dollars. This Aerin fragrance first came to me through a press package, and it’s been my go-to ever since. The pretty scent lasts through a long day of work, a gym class and whatever other events I have on the go—whereas an inexpensive perfume would fade before I take my first coffee break.” — Erinn Stewart, assistant fashion & beauty editor
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