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"I can tell by the smell of that perfume, it's like 40 dollars too sweet," Carrie Underwood once sang, in one of the sickest fragrance-related burns to date. It's brutal but understandable: Most of us hear "cheap perfume" and think of saccharine-sweet, alcohol-heavy scents that suffocate us. But it doesn't have to be like that.
In fact, what if we told you there are a bunch of fragrances on the Aussie market that come cheap and chic? Yep, believe it: from solids that last just as long as a spritz, to oils and compact sizes that provide us with all the luxury we need.