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Kiss Bad Breath Goodbye This Valentine’s Day

Bad breath affects around 90 percent of people at some point and most don’t realise that they have a problem. Unfortunately you can’t always rely on your bestie or your spouse to break the bad news and tell you that your breath smells. Causes Of Bad Breath According to Dirna Grobbelaar, IVOhealth’s oral hygiene advisor, the most common cause of bad...

Polygamy Up For Debate?

When controversial topics are raised in conversation, I immediately give my full attention to the discussions. Polyandry (one woman, multiple husbands) and polygamy (one husband, multiple wives) have remained controversial topics for many years and will continue to be. Studies show that sexual jealousy often functions as a stressor in families around the world. Humans appear susceptible to sexual...

EOA With Former Miss SA Thuli Sithole Will Be On Shelf On 2nd February 2015!

No stranger to being in front of the lens, the stunning former Miss South Africa, Thuli Sithole, talks about her journey since her glory days as the prettiest girl in the land and her journey at state as an entrepreneur. This month Essays Of Africa (EOA) delves into matters of the heart, literally and figuratively, as we share tips...

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Getting Into Shape Should Be A Way Of Life

With the holiday season over, many of us have signed up at the gym, working out frantically, forcing ourselves onto every new diet and putting ourselves under extreme pressure to lose weight. Vanessa Ascencao, a nutritional consultant, advises that a quick-fix approach may cause more harm than good because ultimately a healthy lifestyle and looking good, requires consistency. The...

What’s In Your Bag?

On Sunday, 25th Janurary 2015 EOA’s fashion editor, Tumi Mdluli, styled a photo shoot with Phungi Baloyi and I decided to be her wing-woman on the day. Little did the lovely Mrs Baloyi know I was a woman on a mission: to delve into her handbag in search of its contents and be a Brian Baloyi groupie on behalf...

Soapie Review #Muvhango

When it comes to popular South African soapies, Muvhango is sure to be on the list. It certainly complies with the formula: someone is always cheating, stealing or plotting another’s downfall. Fans of the show ensure they catch their daily injection on SABC 2 before hitting the sheets at 9:30pm and are ready to update their friends and colleagues the...

Friday Look

Fridays are the time to kick back, relax and get your weekend on. The term ‘Casual Friday’ has become quite commonplace and many employees are thrilled to be able to dress down and wear more comfortable denims as the workweek draws to a close. But for those of you who prefer a little dazzle with their denim, there are...

Bring Home Some ‘Wow’ Factor To Your Face

When your skin tends to look dull, it's often caused by weather changes. A combination of cold weather and central heating can cause chaos and interfere with your natural glow. You often find you're either left with your skin feeling dry or on the flip side, it's too oily which as a result makes your face look less than...

Let’s Talk Handbags And Clutches

A change of season ushers in new styles and new attitudes. As the bright colours of summer change to more tan and muted shades, it's time to think along the lines of eternal style and weatherproof fabrics when choosing your next handbag. Check out these versatile handbags and clutches, for work and fun, both classic and chic, to carry with...