When I first heard that Cindy Crawford was releasing her own skin care range my immediate thoughts were, oh know, not another celebrity out to make a fast back by putting their name to a third-rate skin care product. “American and British magazines and Wilfred Sentso’s local publication ‘African Sunrise’ kept African Jazz enthusiasts informed about overseas trends and personalities. They could see and hear African American performers like Lena Horne, Bill Robinson, Cab Calloway, Ethel Waters, Johnny Hodges and Duke Ellington. They could some of these musicians in films such as “Stormy Weather, ‘Cabin In The Sky’ and ‘Black Velvet’. Reason #2: The healthy skin benefits of a natural ingredient seem to be cancelled out by other ingredients in the product. For example, there’s one very popular skin firming moisturizer you can find in most beauty stores today. It contains seaweed extract, a natural substance which has been proven … Read the rest

Jeans has been in vogue since 18th century. Make sure the jacket fits properly in the shoulders and if it does not, the suit is not worth wearing. Never be misled whatever the seller may tell you. The sleeves should end at the hinge of your wrist so that your dress-shirt cuff peeps out. Both of them would like to rule over african people and their resources by any means salvation of Africa must be designed by the collective mind of the African World. The imitation European states now in existence throughout the African World have no long-range future. If Africans want capitalism, they will to develop their own concept and approach to it, and they will have to do the same thing in regard to communism and socialism. As part of his assignment, Hofstede worked with teams of international researchers to develop a 180-item survey of employee attitudes. Over … Read the rest

It may not seem as if there are a lot of mens fashion accessories out there, but in fact men make use of more accessories than they realize. Coconuts produce an edible oil that is taken from the fibres. It’s publicized as possessing a wide variety of physical health benefits, such as maximizing the body’s defense mechanisms, lowering blood cholesterol levels and aiding the digestive process. Additionally, it can also be utilized for beauty requirements. These are only a few of the beauty advantages of coconut oil. It is not a question of colour, but a question of cultural differences. Similar to comments made by Anna and kaleidoscope people seem to change as they get older. My wife was very open-minded when she was young, mixing with many cultures and feeling very comfortable. However she now prefers to mix with people of her own or similar culture and no longer … Read the rest

Jeans has been in vogue since 18th century. I have to start by telling you that knowing your skin is the first step to a beautiful and healthy skin. We cannot pick the correct skin care regimen without this knowledge. There are four general types of skin: dry, which is generally manifested by a lack of shine, has fine pores, and it has the tendency to develop early wrinkles; oily, which is exactly the opposite, having extra shine and dilated pores, but without the proper skin care regimen, it can develop blackheads, acne and other problems; normal skin is the dreamy skin just perfect and with a balanced grade of hydration; sensitive skin is not that uncommon, and without the correct skin care regimen can lead to serious skin problems where you least want them. This type of skin has reddish appearance, it may itch, peel, and it feels very … Read the rest

The older we get the more we’re concerned about our appearance. With the ANC, unlike Apartheid, they have managed to rule now for half the time Apartheid ruled, and they have really bungled this opportunity. When it comes to matters of culture, ANC has been more dangerous, because they changed names of places and national events that were as a result of the sacrifice of many unknown Africans, they flaunt culture when it is politically expedient to do so. They opportunistically fill their ranks in government and their parastatals with ignoramuses badly or unqualified for many high and sensitive positions. Even today as of the writing of this Hub, there is still a semblance of sharing and dealing with each other as human beings first and sharing whatever we can scrap-up with our family, society and strangers! The term, “Ubuntu” is now hawked, peddled and drained, emptied of its content, … Read the rest

One thing is for sure in this world, we all age, for centuries men has been trying to find the fountain of youth that will reverse the effects of aging and make us look young forever. One of the most expensive women’s western boots of today is the Old Gringo Boots. Buying this brand of shoes is an investment in itself. Old Gringo Boots are manually made – which means that each pair is handcrafted with care and precision such that one can be assured that each pair are of fine style and of the highest quality. It is the contention of this author that there is still a lot of misinformation and misuse and misunderstanding of the African language which ultimately is tied to the Kasi Slang or “Tsotsietaal” as it was known then and now; but it should be noted that it has a foundation with the support … Read the rest

Fashion dictates what clothing and accessories that a lot of women buy and wear. And, since different languages have left their imprint on us, and we are used to different gestures, different styles of relationships, this new learning process of discovering, or relating to the world in a new way, takes a long time. And yet the differences are the starting points for this learning process. You discover people who are different and, linked, with the discovery of other people, the need to be tolerant of. Child Rearing and Education. Like so many aspects of Brazilian life, educational opportunities are tied to social class. Brazil has never invested heavily in public education and most middle-class and elite families send their children to private school. Education is also linked to race and geography. A white person in the Southeast has an average of 6.6 years of schooling, whereas a person of … Read the rest

Fashion designers have brought about a storm in this glamour world with their commendably fabulous variety. Make sure the jacket fits properly in the shoulders and if it does not, the suit is not worth wearing. Never be misled whatever the seller may tell you. The sleeves should end at the hinge of your wrist so that your dress-shirt cuff peeps out. Both of them would like to rule over african people and their resources by any means salvation of Africa must be designed by the collective mind of the African World. The imitation European states now in existence throughout the African World have no long-range future. If Africans want capitalism, they will to develop their own concept and approach to it, and they will have to do the same thing in regard to communism and socialism. As part of his assignment, Hofstede worked with teams of international researchers to … Read the rest

Women all over the world tend to own more pairs of shoes than their men counterparts. If we see us as different and as ‘tribes’, other Nations will take our everything because we are too busy outdoing, out besting, pulling each other down like crabs in a barrel, they will own our everything, whilst we look on in puzzlement as to who the authorities about our culture are-but it will not be us the indigenous of South Africa. If one gets to have a holistic look at our cultural photographs or listen to our music and watch our dances, one is awestruck by this magnificent culture, so variable, and yet uniquely similar and the same-One Nation Of Africans In South Africa dotting the whole landscape of Mzantsi-like tentacles-interconnected. REMEMBER: Take time to study other cultures. Learn about ” Cultural Exchange ” and ” White Privilege ” to formulate a deeper … Read the rest

People are becoming very conscious about their skin. 1910 The South African Football Association joins FIFA, the first association from outside of Europe to do English Football Association sends an amateur representative side to tour South Africa and they only play against white sides. Higher Education. While less than 3 percent of men and 1 percent of women attend institutions of higher learning, advanced study is widely regarded as a route to upward mobility. Originally, the University of Yaoundé was the only comprehensive university, while regional universities specialized in particular subject areas. Yaoundé also housed the University Centre for Health Sciences, a medical school servicing several African countries. In the 1990s, the University of Yaoundé was broken up into several campuses, each devoted to a different field of study. The regional universities became more comprehensive, leading to some decentralization in higher education. Many people pursue a doctoral degree overseas. A … Read the rest