Your skin is the largest organ in your body. Every product you research should have a label. It is not always the gospel truth but make sure you examine it carefully. It should declare what ingredients and their proportions are contained in the product. If you not sure of anything, ask for help. The rule is, if you do not know what it is, do not use it. This is an uphill battle, but we are in it, on it and at it. We have books that deal and describe our culture written as early as the 1800, from which we can cull whatever we need for the 21 century, and make them suit the aims and goals of our communitiesI have cited a few above. We are writing original articles such as this one to slowly bring to the forefront the importance and greatness of African cultures in South … Read the rest

At the mention of “mens underwear” most people picture white briefs, old-fashioned long-johns, or perhaps some boxers with a fun pattern on them. Kawaii is another Japanese street fashion that has been accepted all over the world by teenagers. The term which means ‘cute’ is translated to this style in the form of extremely feminine clothes like short skirts and t-shirts with cute cartoon characters emblazoned on them. Understanding how history shaped our present and influences as it affects and effect and infects us in formulating the future is important. Understanding how things got to be the way they are is of prime importance in deconstructing the imposed amnesia regarding African history, culture, customs, traditions, languages and practices. The way the new elite is not paying attention to this fact in South Africa, merely hows us a people who are under “orders” to allow the imposition of cultural imperialism on … Read the rest