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Afro Botanics

Dandruff, A dermatological perspective Dandruff aka Scaly scalp.

Separating the cause of your scale!! What causes dandruff? Dandruff is a common medical complaint especially amongst women. It may very well be a symptom of another underlying health concern, which is why it is important to get a proper diagnosis There are a number of possible causes for a scaly scalp. Contrary to the […]

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Nelisiwe Masina (42yrs), A Degreed Corporate Executive, Shares Her Story Of Finding Herself In One Abusive Relationship After The Other #16DaysOfActivismAgainstGenderViolence; Share Your Story To Empower Others

I have known Nelisiwe since primary school, she is good, good peoples.  She was always smart and diligent at work.  After varsity she was the first to get a job of all of us and was fast rising in her chosen field of communications. She is beautiful and very likeable, so it was baffling when […]

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Shereen Makhanye On Why She Is Homeschooling Her Two Girls; Michelle Obama On Starting Reading Before Primary School And The Effect Of Attending Majority Black Schools 

#NoSpoilers So I rushed to get my hands on Michelle Obama’s book “Becoming” and have squeezed in a read whenever I can.  In the first part of the book where she details how she grew up to the years when she was a young lawyer and meeting her future husband, Barack Obama, there were some […]

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Dermatologist Dr. Nokubonga Khoza Explains Why You Should Consider Facial Chemical Peels To Treat Uneven Skin Tone, Dark Patches, Acne & Acne Scarring & Skin Ageing

No one has perfect skin. We learn to live with our flaws and some of them even become part of the little quirks we consider friendly, making us who we are. On other occasions, however, these quirks can hamper our quality of life as a result of poor self-esteem and the time and energy devoted […]

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Moisturizing Low Porosity Hair Using the Baggy Method

  Moisturizing Low Porosity Hair Using the Baggy Method There is probably one word that we keep hearing as naturals; in fact we could probably start a petition to have it be our official ‘natural’ word, “moisture”. If you don’t already, you should learn how to love this word, because you will hear it a […]

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