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Hair Removal = Ingrown Hairs. What’s That All About?

Whether you prefer the blade, cream or wax – ingrown hairs can occur and they are a real pain. You are at greater risk if you let your dead skin accumulate without exfoliating it off regularly. We sat down with our trusted queen of the wax (our preferred method), owner of Naked Cherry salon (Pankhurst and Fourways in Joburg), Karen Metsos, to ask her some pressing questions around this topic.

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Beauty Journey: Sheena Adams

 Name: Sheena Adams Age: 37 Occupation: Editor-in-Chief of Destiny Magazine I am an only child which made for a very close and supportive relationship with both my mom, a primary school teacher and my dad, who was a carpenter when I was born and a textile export fundi later on. I grew up Muslim, in Sydenham, Durban, as part of a crazy, spirited and extended family – Muslim and Christian by

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Living Head First, Season 1, Episode 7: The Wash

Living Head First is a web series on the joys, struggles, nostalgia, fun and politics of black hair. The show is co-hosted by Mathahle and her friend, the writer, editor and cultural commentator, Milisuthando Bongela, in partnership with Head & Shoulders.

Living Head First, Season 1, Episode 6: Hair Talk With Anele Part. 2

Living Head First is a web series on the joys, struggles, nostalgia, fun and politics of black hair. The show is co-hosted by Mathahle and her friend, the writer, editor and cultural commentator, Milisuthando Bongela, in partnership with Head & Shoulders.

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