"I have become fake and plastic" - Lasizwe on why he's taking a social media break

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Lasizwe promises tons of entertainment and emotion for viewers in season 3 of his reality show.
Lasizwe promises tons of entertainment and emotion for viewers in season 3 of his reality show.
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He's going on a quest of self discovery. Media personality Thulasizwe Dambuza, who goes by Laziswe, had fans worried when he asked for prayers on all his social media platforms.

He going to try and find his true authentic self again, he says.

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In a twitter post he shared on all his socials, the 22-year-old said that the fame monster had the best of him.

Lasizwe has been in the public since the age of 18 and has had great days and bad days where he sometimes received backlash for his posts.

He announced that he will be taking a break from social media to rediscover himself.

“I’ve lost my true authentic self! I have become fake and plastic! The fame monster has gotten a hold of me. What you can do is to pray for me! Please pray for me! It would really help,” he posted.

His followers sent him messages of love and healing, saying that he will be come back stronger than before.