South Africa has become a hub of entrepreneurial talent and this team of two sisters have just added to the ever increasing and much needed group of successful small businesses.

What makes my heart happy is that Oh-lief are a body care brand, you see my heart is still much rooted in the health & skin care industry and so this to me is another victory for local brands.

On 18 September 2014, sisters Christine Buchanan and Louiza Rademan, founders and co-owners of natural and organic beauty brand, Oh-Lief Natural Products, were announced as the ThinkBig
Business Champions for 2014.

ThinkBig is a 10-part television series sponsored by Standard Bank, and tracked the personal and business challenges of 12 of South Africa’s most promising SMEs who operate in different sectors of the

“We are thrilled to have won the title of the ThinkBig Business Champion for 2014 and look forward to growing Oh-Lief Natural Products even further,” says Christine. “We scraped all our money together to start Oh-lief, and we’ve worked tirelessly over the past 4 years to grow our business, so it’s great to receive recognition for all our hard work.”

“We want Oh-Lief to be a household name, not just in South Africa, but around the world,” says Louiza. “Winning the title of ThinkBig Business Champion for 2014, together with all the support we’ve received from Standard Bank, means that we can work towards achieving this.”

Oh-lief Natural Products are currently distributed in 13 countries, with demand increasing at a steady rate.

For more information on the Ohlief Natural Products range visit:

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