Oily skin can be difficult to deal with but with the right products and techniques it can be managed. Another fast growing species in the poplar family, The Quaking Aspen is native to cooler regions of North America, and one of several species referred to by the common name aspen. Like many species, it goes by serval distinct common names, sometimes leading to confusion, including: quaking aspen, trembling aspen, American aspen, mountain or golden aspen, trembling poplar, white poplar, and popple, as well as others. “Indeed his will shall be done, but it shall not apply equally to all mortals for indeed we have different versions(!!), of his will. If the White God has been doing the talking all along, at some stage the Black(African) God will have to raise His voice and make Himself heard over and above noises from His happens at that stage depends largely on what … Read the rest

Jewelry and women are truly two words that cannot be separated. Our way of life is just as good as any, and will not sound culturally chauvinistic about the issue, but we are a viable and live culture that is just as powerful as any, and full of many things as anyone on the planet earth, and that really should tweak something in many of us. By this I mean, opening ourselves to the world, in all aspects and facets, rather that closing in ranks-akin to the ‘laager’ mindset is what I think is more dovetailing with the New Times we live in-wherein we explore new and revolutionary ideas of Nation building and collective upgrading of African National Consciousness techniques and tactics. We are oppressed because we are Black(African, to be more precise- my addition). It does not need to be said that it is the Black people who are … Read the rest

There are so many different styles and designs of vests for men on the market these days, that if you are a hard core biker, a business person, a best man at a wedding, or someone who likes a casual style, the range of mens vests will ensure that there is a wonderful garment waiting for you. The history of a people is reflected in its language. 1977 The National Football League (NFL) -TV makes its first broadcast of a South African football match.1978 Wits University stuns Kaizer Chiefs (3-2) in the first Mainstay Cup final. One of the early examples of boy bands was jazz vocal group The Ink Spots. This band mesmerized audiences with their style of ballads. Members of barbershop quartets and vocal groups would hone their vocal skills singing in their respective church choirs. Vocal groups in the early decades often performed in front of small … 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. “We must study our African indigenous traditions in order to understand and to evaluate our cultural, situation now. Many of us remain African at a deep structural level. A study of our traditions will reveal that they rival any tradition past or present, and that we have valid options for world view, values and practices, which are suitable for us today, with appropriate modification. Thus in South Africa now it is very expensive to be poor. It is the poor people who stay further from town and therefore have to spend more money on transport to come to work for the White people; it is the poor people who use uneconomic and inconvenient fuel like Parafin and coal because of the refusal … Read the rest

Skin is the largest organ of your body and covers every inch of it. You need to give due importance to body skin care in order to ensure your skin remains healthy and beautiful. “However, what I want to illustrate here is that even in a pluralistic society like ours, there is still some cultural traits that we can boast of which have been able to withstand the process of deliberate bastardization. These are aspects of Modern African Culture – a culture that has used concepts from the White world to expand on inherent cultural characteristics. ‘The Modern African Culture’ is fast becoming our modern culture. A culture of defiance, self determination, self assertion and group Pride and Solidarity. This is far from the truth as far as archeological research and analysis cited above is showing. This Hub above and the one preceding it (“South African Culture, Customs and Practices … Read the rest

The terms “Natural” and “Organic” seem to be spreading like wildfire across the store shelves nationwide, creating a lot of confusion about what it really means to be an organic skin product. 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 … Read the rest

This week is a huge week in the fashion calendar. They are worse, the ANC, because it is people like us: Africans. I have written a length about this motley crew of cabals that dominate the ANC, and the ‘Corruption Debate’?! above, is more like watching the ANC spokesman’s mealy mouthing his way out of the shenanigans of the ANC, lying, obfuscating, distorting and seamlessly trying to present the ANC as a viable Government Other Tape on Apartheid, is covering Apartheid from the 1950s just to get a flavor of what do we means by Apartheid. “Regardless of our understanding of the diverse ways in which European system of education typically failed African people, Africans continue to be dependent on the European approach; an approach that carries no high expectations of us. In fact, the european system is based largely on assumptions that we lack the intellectual and cultural capacity … Read the rest

Oily skin can be difficult to deal with but with the right products and techniques it can be managed. You may never have held a skateboard in your hands let alone touched it with your legs, but you can still be a skateboarder. Wear loose comfortable and functional clothes and follow brands like Supreme, Thrasher and Palace. Skater chic as it is also called includes oversized graphic t-shirts with an open over shirt, sneakers, skater shoes, skater pants or shorts and hoodies. The styles of the women dresses are as diverse and different and yet the same. One dress links to two or different other types of cultural dresses in the group of the 10 peoples of Mzantsi. but they Do not lose their uniqueness and originality, whilst conforming cry closely and tightly to the traditional cultural original as much as possible. According to this personality type test, Type 2 … Read the rest

These days, skin care experts and dermatologists alike promote the benefits of natural skin care. While these two cultures shared many things with each other, the more important thing is how they spread these things around the world. We still observe and study the teachings of Plato, Aristotle and Socrates just as Christianity is still a very dominant religion. The positive empowering notion of a republic society in which everyone had a voice sis not die with Rome, we are still trying to perfect it today in the U.S. Even down to the smaller things like the tradition of a father run household, though it is no longer required, the average person still sees it as the traditional family. Roads and plumbing are all ideas kept alive and passed down to us from these revolutionary cultures. Their legacy will continue to live on in the civilizations of tomorrow as well. … Read the rest

Can you ever think of going out of home without wearing a pair of shoes? On the other hand common creams use chemical ingredients and synthetic substances that are not healthy for your skin like parabens, petrolatum, alcohol, fragrances and mineral oil. We acquire power if we know something and or everything about our cultures, etc. When we begin to learn and have a sense and more concrete knowledge about our culture, by looking it as it in it its whole wholesomeness(Holistically), we begin to understand, see and recognize, and observe more similarities in dancing styles, hand-clapping, voicing, circle-formations, and half moon patterns crisscrossing lines, snake-like, and choreographic back and forth movements in-sync and patterned precisely, with a flurry and changing shapes, and forms on and of their same bright and energetic colors, Polyrhythmic syncopated sounds, explosiveness, and rhythm of all the 11(eleven) African people as one unified and diverse, … Read the rest