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Xoey Khumalo turned her bad skin into a thriving skincare business

by: Nkhensani Manabe - 24 March 2017

Xoey Khumalo turned her bad skin into a thriving skincare business

When Xoey Khumalo was growing up, she had a skin condition that caused discolouration and uneven skin tone. Tired of ointments that never worked, she started treating her skin with a mixture of turmeric, plain Greek yoghurt and aloe vera gel. It worked, leading her to start blogging about natural skin care remedies. From blog...

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I couldn’t participate in #FeesMustFall protests because of my anxiety

by: Nkhensani Manabe - 22 November 2016

I couldn’t participate in #FeesMustFall protests because of my anxiety

Last year in UCT, and this year at Wits, I found myself on the outside of both the Rhodes Must Fall and the Fees Must Fall movements. As a humanities student, I saw the protests as a tangible manifestation of the theories we grappled with in class. Yet I chose not to attend mass meetings and...

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