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Story highlights

  • Liha Okunniwa and Abi Oyepitan met at university and started sharing haircare tips.
  • 16 years later, they decided to sell the African-inspired products they had developed.
  • They use plantain and cocoa pods, as well as Shea, to make organic hair treatments.

(CNN)When Liha Okunniwa and Abi Oyepitan met at university in 1998, they bonded over swapping beauty tips for "natural hair" and African skin.

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