Can You Test DNA At Home?

Can You Test DNA At Home?

Yes, you can. Geneway offers DNA test kits in South Africa that you can take in the comfort of you own home.  A quick online order and the kit is shipped (couriered) to you and collected again from home (or work). This makes DNA testing at home super quick and easy!

DNA Test Procedure

Completing a home DNA test kit from Geneway will typically entail the following:

Step 1: Buy a DNA Collection Kit from an accredited Geneway practitioner. If there is not a Geneway practitioner in your area, you can order a DNA home test kit from to be delivered to your house or office. Keep in mind that the courier fee will be for your account.

Step 2: Using the long swab inside the tube, you’ll gently rub the inside of your cheek. The best way to do this is shown here. Place the swab back inside the tube.

Step 3: Return the sample to your practitioner, or book a courier service by sending an email to

Step 4: You will be notified via email when the sample arrives at the laboratory and when your results are ready.

Step 5: Your Geneway practitioner will interpret the results then discuss them with you, or you can book an online feedback session with Geneway online.

What DNA Tests Are Available

Geneway conducts six different home DNA tests, each assessing 180 genetic variations for different factors.

Generenew – A skin health overview including sensitivity to sun, with advice and steps on how to use carefully selected products to age gracefully.

Genesport – A DNA test geared to unveil your athletic potential with endurance and strength testing. This also includes nutritional and training advice.

Genediet – When living in a healthy lifestyle and regularly exercising, a DNA test will be able to give you advice on the best kind of diet (to lose weight) and what nutrients to drink as supplements.

Genewell – This test is for your general health and wellness and is geared to point out where you can improve your lifestyle for the better. This is especially important as we age.

Gene-RX – This DNA test use Pharmacogenetics to determine the best medication for your DNA profile

GeneImmune- More than ever now is the time to learn how to keep your immune system tip-top and which supplements you really need to fight viruses.

 Contact us to order your home DNA testing kit or for more information on DNA testing.


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