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  • | Tokelo Motsepe

    A Short List of Common Chemicals In Skincare To Avoid

    We believe in clean, nontoxic beauty here at AFRENAI: The brands in our shop are those that we believe hold themselves to very high standards in terms of choosing ingredients and formulations that are not harmful to our bodies & health. We know we can’t control everything, but the products th... View Post
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    What Is Clean Beauty and Why It’s Important

    From parabens, phthalates, and sulfates to oxybenzone, triclosan, hydroquinone, and artificial fragrances, these ingredients and their effects, can easily frighten one into clearing out their entire bathroom cabinet. But what does clean beauty even mean? Can you trust all-natural labels? And are ... View Post
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    T-shirts for Change | #behindthebrand

    T-shirts for Change produce t-shirts that raise awareness around social issues and movements that seek to empower others. This brand takes their advocacy to the next level by donating large portions of their sales to non-profit organizations. Read more about this ethical brand here.. View Post
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    Dear Rae | #behindthebrand

    In recent years, Karin Rae Matthee’s jewellery range, Dear Rae, has gone from relatively unknown, to adorning South Africa's most stylish. Her and her hand-picked team breathe life into delicate hand-molded metals like gold and brass, pairing them with semi-precious and precious stones to produce... View Post
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    Margot Molyneaux | #behindthebrand

    Started by fashion designer Margot Molyneux, her eponymous brand is a minimalist collection of women's clothing which started back in 2009. She's built a loyal customer base who repeatedly shop the classic and feminine, yet easy to wear pieces. Get to know the mind behind this lovable brand in th... View Post
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    Lulu & Marula | #behindthebrand

    Lulu & Marula is a collection of 100% natural and organic skincare products, handmade with care in small batches in South Africa; with ingredients sourced from local farmers. Their products works with your skin to hydrate and repair, to minimise the signs of ageing, and feed skin with the goo... View Post