13.2.12

The Zam-Buk Kiss


I have 3 kiss worthy lip balms that I brought back with me from South Africa up for the grabbing today.




These Zam-Buk cherry menthol flavour balms sit pretty in their cute tins. They leave a glossy kiss of blushed colour in their wake and are powerhouses of protection against the elements.


I believe in Zam-Buk!

Zam-Buk is an institution with South African families and has been loved for many many generations as a traditional embrocation. Created in 1903 in Britain, this was first-aid balm treatment for cuts and abrasions. After the discovery of penicillin, it began to vanish from the shelves. However, Zam-Buk survives in it's original form in South Africa where it is used also for muscular aches, insect bites and more (think Tiger Balm but better). This recent innovation as a lip balm is just wonderful and I hope that a few of you may wish to win one of your own as it is not available outside of South Africa!

To Enter:

Just leave a comment in the box below for your chance to win 1 of the three.

You do not need to be a follower- just be nice!

International entries welcome.

Giveaway closes on Friday 17th February at 6pm UK time.


4 comments:

  1. Hi! I don't know if your competition is still open as it's after the date but I haven't seen any comments so I thought I'd leave one and hope for the best.

    Your note on Zam Buk is really interesting; I haven't come across the company before until just recently...it was my birthday and my lovely South African friend gave me a little tin of cherry lip balm. When I put it on I couldn't believe how good it was! (I have to admit, when I first got the pressie it was cute but I have so many not-very-good lipbalms and the idea flashed into my mind that this might be another one of those...) Oh me of little faith...my friend knows her a*s from her elbow so I should have known it was going to be awesome. A N Y W A Y...I popped the little pot into my pocket and... it escaped! I am forlorn and hope you can help me by giving me one of the ones you have so sweetly decided to give away. Let me know!

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    1. Hey there...do get back to me through here if you still have some of that gorgeous stuff available!

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    2. Hello Stephanie

      Please email me your address at questions (at) worshipblues dot com

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  2. Very nice piece, and very nice tin! I have a little Zam-Buk made by Rose in the cream-and-green tin, but that curvy tin is much nicer!

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