The Saem Saemmul Chok Chok Cake Balm in Red Velvet

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Before you ask, yes, I bought this purely because it has a picture of cake on it. I am definitely one of those people who falls for food themed non-food items. Popsicle keychain? Want it. Macaron lip balm? Want it. Haggis handbag? Let’s move on.

This was a part of the Koreadepart haul, and it cost me a measly $5. I bought two flavors, this one being Red Velvet. While I’m not a fan of red velvet cake, the color looked luscious. Especially with oxblood lips being so popular- or is that over. I like them anyway.

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So it looks a waxy style balm but melts instantly under your finger. No need to put pressure on it. You can use a brush if you don’t like using your fingers to apply the product.

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It’s very smooth, almost gel-like. Pigmentation looks decent, but the color is a bit pinker on skin than it is in the pot.

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However that doesn’t matter because the color is quite pretty! You definitely won’t need to apply any chapstick before you apply, this stuff is mega moisturizing. Color lasted long, around 3 hours which is great for a balm. It leaves your lips with a tint once it rubs off, and it even smells like chocolate :] No flavor, but I guess that keeps me from licking my lips!

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I can’t pucker my lips without doing a crazy eye look. It’s like it pulls my eyes open or something -_- but the color is nice, no?

Rating: 4/5 [minus one point for being lighter than I thought, though color is still nice]

Would I buy again? Most definitely!

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One response to “The Saem Saemmul Chok Chok Cake Balm in Red Velvet

  1. Pingback: Review: Saem Saemmul Chok Chok Cake Balm in Persimmon Cake | A Girl and her Soapbox·

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