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Sephora is 19 years old and lives in the Nakivale Refugee Settlement with her parents, after fleeing the Democratic Republic of Congo due to conflict and insecurity. She is a member of the ‘Unleashed’ youth entrepreneur group who have received support from Opportunity International to develop and build sustainable livelihoods.

Along with other members of the group, Sephora received financial training and a loan to develop several treatment products and awareness-raising around women’s health issues.  Sephora's product is called 'Her Pride' and is a cream that prevents vaginal infections and menstrual cramps.  She has also created a card game that teaches people about women's health.

 Sephora says: “I have personally learned many new skills, including design, manufacture, mixing of cosmetic and medical ingredients and marketing. I have many hopes for the future."