I tried Aldi’s YSL skincare dupe that saves you over £100

Although in right this moment’s value of dwelling disaster, spending upwards of £50 on a pot of moisturiser is a dream that many people magnificence followers will not be prepared to spend.

But, there’s lastly an answer.

Budget-friendly grocery store Aldi has seemingly change into the ‘grasp’ of dupes, creating cheaper variations of merchandise like Rare Beauty, Oplex and Dior.

Now, Aldi is again at it once more taking over the favored YSL night time skincare vary with the return of the Pronight Advanced Face Serum and the Lacura ProNight Plus Face Cream.

I was fortunate sufficient to present the merchandise a go, and as somebody who has splashed the money on designer model variations earlier than, I can fortunately say that I’ve saved myself greater than £100.

How good are Aldi’s YSL night time skincare dupes?

Let’s begin with the design, there are some clear callbacks to the YSL design however Aldi’s taken a less complicated strategy.

You nonetheless get the brown and gold hues that don the YLS merchandise, however the pipit of the serum does really feel considerably cheaper, but when you’re paying £100 much less, you ought to count on that.

Moving on to the actually essential stuff, the standard of the product.

Lacura ProNight Avance Face Serum

Starting as if I was doing my nightly skincare routine, the Lacura ProNight Avance Face Serum prices £5.99 for 30ml in comparison with YSL’s £65.30 for a similar worth.

Aldi shares that the serum is ‘enriched’ with Copper Peptides, Hyaluronic Acid and Allantoin to assist in giving the pores and skin an “all-in-one restoration complicated”.

Lacura ProNight Avance Face Serum (Image: Newsquest)

The first essential factor to know is that a bit of of this serum goes a really good distance, a mere drop lined my complete face and left it feeling moisturised and wholesome in a matter of moments.

Although at first, the serum leaves a sticky-like feeling, it doesn’t take lengthy for it to soak up into the pores and skin serving to create that wholesome glow and all indicators of stickiness vanish.

If you’re like me, the serum smells are crucial, there may be nothing worse than having an important serum with an terrible scent.

Luckily, I discovered that Aldi’s YSL dupe had no harsh or overbearing scent and very like the stickiness, all indicators of sturdy smells disappeared as quickly because the serum was absorbed into the pores and skin.

Lacura ProNight Plus Face Cream

Moving on to the following YSL dupe, the Lacura ProNight Plus Face Cream prices £5.99 for 50ml whereas the designer model will set you again £55.50 for a similar 50ml.

The face cream guarantees to ‘intensely hydrate and rejuvenate the looks of lifeless and dry pores and skin’, and it appears to just do that.

Like many, the chilly winter climate means dry pores and skin, however using the Aldi YSL dupe appears to make all indicators of dryness vanish.

Lacura ProNight Plus Face Cream (Image: Newsquest)

Although it does have a scent, it could possibly solely be described as calming and much like these of traditional moisturisers that aren’t overpowering in any type.

Like the serum, you solely want a small quantity of the cream for it to do its job and canopy your entire floor space.

At first look, it would appear to have a really slight blue tint to the cream, however as quickly because it touches the pores and skin, that vanishes.

Instead, you are left with pores and skin feeling easy, wholesome and – extra importantly – moisturised with out feeling greasy.

Lacura Dramatic Lash Mascara (Image: Newsquest)

Lacura Dramatic Lash Mascara

Alongside the YSL dupes, Aldi has shocked customers with a model new make-up product with the creation of the Lacura Dramatic Lash Mascara (£4.99) impressed by the favored Lancôme Hypnôse Drama Mascara (£29).

As a really massive fan of Aldi’s FABULASH Lash Primer And Mascara, my hopes for the brand new mascara have been excessive, and I was not disillusioned.


Not typically one for a daring lash, Lacura’s new dramatic mascara creates a daring lash that doesn’t clump collectively or flake away as some mascaras can.

The software wand is designed in a method to outline lashes, and it does simply that, my lashes seemed longer immediately and gave the voluminous and fuller look it promised on the field.

The Lacura ProNight Avance Face Serum, Lacura ProNight Plus Face Cream and Lacura Dramatic Lash Mascara can be found in Aldi shops nationwide now.


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