When I was first contacted to review products from Balm Kitchen, I thought the products look kinda nice based on what I could see from the website. I am being real because these days, I dont always get excited just because products look nice. Pretty is one thing, nice is another but whats key is if the products work and how it makes me feel.
I apologize if I sound overly indifferent but don’t begrudge me there. I am being real because these days, I don’t always get excited just because products look nice. While I do like pretty packaging and whatnots, I’m increasingly less swooned by packaging alone. Pretty is one thing, nice is another but what’s key is if the products work and how it makes me feel. I guess I am really maturing as a beauty blogger, not just in age but in discernment. LOL.
But my indifference quickly gave way to some warmth when I received the package. The cute little Balm Kitchen sticker definitely called out to me and I must concede the products are VERY picture worthy! Let’s just say I couldn’t wait to use them immediately!
When I finally started using the products, the products really grew on me. Not all the products worked for me but as I used them, I began to develop a fondness for the brand. Strange as this may sound but I actually felt a strong sense of tender loving care just from using the products. I felt the products were thoughtfully made and put together and I began to wonder about the motivations behind the creations. Read more…