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Eco-friendly body butter

As girl who wants to look best without harming the environment, finding Eco-friendly products is high up on my priorities. Not only are Eco-friendly products better for the environment, but they are also good for our bodies and skin. Which is why when I came across Woolworths Eco-friendly body butter I was sold.

Have cigarette bans made a difference?

Has the ban on the advertisement of cigarettes really reduced the amount of people who smoke in South Africa? According to research countries that have banned tobacco adverts and promotion showed a significant 7% in reduction in tobacco consumption.

Sexual violence in South Africa

Ladies, its time we start talking about rape. Rape is not just vaginal penetration but oral and anal too. This can be done with either genitals or other object’s. As we know rape is a big challenge in our country. And sadly we have one of the highest rape statistics in the world. We live in a society where we as young women are raised to act, dress and behave in a particular manner. This is because we are told that we will entice men into raping us if we don’t behave. It can however not be my responsibility to control how someone acts; I can’t be blamed for someone raping me.

Is chocolate good for you?

With April here, it also means Easter is very close by. For some of us, this means we will be indulging in some Easter bunny chocolate’s as well as fun and games with the entire family.

But what about all the sweets and chocolates we will be eating? Is chocolate bad for us or can we go ahead and have as much as we like? When it comes to chocolate, there is a huge difference between what is good for us and what is bad for us. The difference is in the ingredients used such as Cacao and Cocoa, which sound the same but are actually not. Cocoa is processed cacao.