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6 Ways to avoid colds and flu’s

It’s that time of the year again where everywhere you look someone is coughing or sneezing. To protect yourself, I’ve compiled a list of my 6 tips to help you beat winter and hopefully not get sick.

How to choose a career

For most people choosing a career can seem really hard, but really its quite simple. While we all have pressure from our parents and loved one’s its important to start asking yourself what you are interested in and passionate about. Once you have identified these things the rest is pretty simple. Here are some tips to help you choose the right career.

Lipstick colours for dark skinned girls

As a dark skinned girl, sometimes it can seem like finding the perfect lipstick colour is impossible. However, with the right brands, and enough research you start to realize that its actually not that hard. Especially when you consider how diverse the beauty industry is now and all the options we have. Here are some of my tips for choosing a lipstick colour if you are a dark skinned girl

4 Tips for good personal hygiene

Good personal hygiene refers to how we take care of ourselves and our bodies in order to keep them clean and free of germs and odors . Having good personal hygiene is simple, and most of the things we we start learning from an early age. These things include; washing your hands after using the toilet, brushing your teeth and bathing everyday among others. As we get older however, we can sometimes forget to take good care of ourselves. Especially with no parents or teachers reminding us what to do. Which is why it is important to remind ourselves to do these things. Not only to keep us looking good but also healthy.

Communicating in relationships

Communication is simply the act of transferring information from one place to another; at least this is the definition we all learnt from school. In our relationships we need to transfer information by having conversations. Conversations that will not harm our relationships but rather help them grow. There are times that we say things that we do not really mean because we are hurting. So how do we have difficult conversations without harming our relationships?

How to balance school work and home life?

As a young person it is natural that our family would expect us to get good marks at school and also help around the house. However while this may sometimes feel overwhelming, having chores and expectations is not meant to bring you down. It is to raise a strong woman that your family can be proud of. Despite many of us feeling like it is too much there are ways to get around this.

Self love: Why taking care of your health is important

We live in a world where women lead busy lives and often we forget to look after ourselves. Taking time out for yourself is probably one of the best things you can do for yourself and the people around you. As a woman who is busy all the time I find it is important to practice self love often. This can mean saying no when I am tired and taking care of my health. Self-love also means being able to put yourself first without feeling guilty.