In exciting Titas of Manila news, personal care brand Katinko is now selling their balms, oils, and ointments in beautiful, wooden boxes, designed by Filipino artists.
“This project [is] dedicated to promoting Filipino artists’ masterpieces and helping them reach a wider audience by sharing their art online,” Greenstone Pharmaceuticals, the company behind the Katinko brand, wrote on Instagram.
The Katinko art box is a 7.5″ x 10.5″ wooden box hand-painted by local talents, like Aklan painter Francis Nacion and famous Davao artist Kublai Millan. Inside are 8 of Katinko’s products – their alcohol, ointment, balm, oil roller, inhaler, stick, and spray.
Each box costs P1,500, with a part of the proceeds allocated to the artists. There is also a personal story and vision behind each of their work of art, which the artist himself explains on Instagram.
The Katinko art boxes are available for pre-order via Katinko’s Instagram page. Processing of orders may take up to 5-7 days. Pick-ups can be done from their hub at 43 Chico St. Project 2, Quezon City.
Katinko’s products are made from a blend of menthol, metal salicylate, eucalyptus oil, and camphor. – Rappler.com