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Lessons from LARP (Live Action Role Players), there are several acceptable alternatives. The white bottles from energy drinks (sans label, print your own), make acceptable (and affordable) potion bottles... 5 hour energy You can get bottles like these in bulk, bulk plastic bottles There is a company that makes mana, health, and luck potions - I bought a ...
Laying effects can look nice: A very easy and cheap one to make is a Black and Tan, though I'm sure you could do similar things with vegetable oil and coloured water. If you don't mind them not drinking the potions, then playing with viscosity can be fun; Add thicker things to some of the potions, like oil or liquid honey so that they look a bit odd when ...
For colour and flavour, use flavour syrups for "make at home" soda machines. Actually, thinking about it, almost anything in the "sauce" aisle at your local supermarket would work. Avoid dairy. If the potion might be sitting on a gaming table for hours you don't want it going off. Unless you are playing Call of Cthulhu, of course.
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