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Romeo Malepe and Faith Felem want to demystify impepho by selling soap and candles made with the African herb.
Romeo Malepe and Faith Felem want to demystify impepho by selling soap and candles made with the African herb.
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It seems like there's a candle for everything. There are candles for tranquility and even those that claim to promote romance. 

Now a Gauteng couple has South Africans talking about a new candle and soap made with impepho, an indigenous African plant that's often used to commune with the ancestors. 

The couple, sangoma Romeo Malepe (40) and business partner and girlfriend Faith Felem (25), are selling products with this special ingredient as a way to set themselves apart. 

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