How To Make Liquid African Black Soap

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I have had several emails asking me how I make liquid African Black Soap (ABS) from the solid one found at Natural Moisture especially now that we have discontinued the Liquid African Black Soap. The formula is very simple and requires very little input on the skill side. So today I will give you the […]

Is Xenophobia the answer?

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My 8 year old son got slightly burnt on his arm by a hot iron and a few minutes after, the burnt spot peeled to reveal a round peach scar and when he showed me, the words he said really broke my heart. He said, “Mum, if I did not feel pain, I would burn […]

My Dandruff War. The Real Enemy Exposed.


Looks like I am now winning this war after so long on the losing side. I am so glad I did not give up. Well let us just say giving up was not an option considering I was in pain and the need to wash my hair so frequently did not appeal as something I […]

Johannesburg Natural Hair Meet up.


It was so refreshing to be at an event, a hair event that I did not have to be too involved in organising, all thanks to Margaret Chandia who did the running around for the event to take place. The crowd was so refreshing as well. There were a lot of new faces with sprinkles […]

My Updated Regimen: 2015


It has been long since I updated you on my current regimen which has since changed from what I used to do back in 2014. As I learn my hair more and more and as my lifestyle changes, I tweak things as I go along so that my regimen suits my lifestyle and I do […]

Growing Long & Healthy Beautiful Kinks


(Part of this content was featured in Nov/Dec 2014 issue of Celeb Styles written by Ruth Mafupa) For a long time, we were meant to believe that African kinky hair does not grow long. And we were not wrong in our beliefs because indeed, it never seemed to grow long. I remember as a young […]