Blooms: Luxury in the Face of Adversity by Chan Min Yun

Singapore design student Chan Min Yun has packaged doses of medicine in little origami parcels that open like flowers when placed into water (+ movie).

Blooms Luxury in the Face of Adversity by Chan Min Yun

The Blooms are made of thin water-resistant paper and each contain one dose of amoxicillin (an antibiotic for children), acetaminophen (menstrual pain relief) or paracetamol (pain and fever relief).

Blooms Luxury in the Face of Adversity by Chan Min Yun

"The experience of watching the blooming medicine serves as a form of emotional relief in addition to physical relief from the medication by slowing down our pace, creating a moment to take a breather and reflect on what we are blessed with," says the designer.

Blooms Luxury in the Face of Adversity by Chan Min Yun

See packaging for remedies labelled by symptoms rather than ingredients here and food packaged like medicine here.

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