As the name might suggest, this balm is a hybrid. I’d suggest that it’s more gloss than balm but it’s got all the softness and conditioning elements of a balm with the familiar brightening glass of a gloss. There’s a sort of berry-ish scent to them that isn’t unpleasant and it’s an instant comfort fit – there is no wondering if you’ve stayed within the lip lines because the doe’s foot is angled to perfection so it’s one of those wonderous lip products you can safely use without a mirror. In the picture above from left to right is Adventure (a surprise favourite of burned toffee with pearl), Serenity (milky pink), Love (mauve toned pink).
In the forefront in this picture is Zen (raspberry) and Vision (baby pink). The fruitiness comes from sustainably sourced cold-pressed fruits. Used over a longer period you’d expect to see smoother lips (after about a week or so) and in terms of last, I find it quite good in that it doesn’t wander and the lack of stickiness makes you not so inclined to mwah your lips all the time.
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