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Stories by Jody-Anne Lawrence

Published:Monday | June 26, 2017 | 6:08 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

There is just something about a man in a well-tailored suit that makes a woman go crazy. It could be the clean finish that makes him look smooth and debonair, leaving you wanting to peel off the layers, but it is not just any suit; rather, a well-...

Published:Sunday | June 25, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

It took a severe allergic reaction for Joan Brown to discover that her true passion was in the palms of her hands.Brown had chronic sinusitis, and no matter what she did it persisted. Numerous visits to her...

Published:Sunday | June 25, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Caribbean Fashionweek (CFW) (June 7-11) showcased the talents of some of Jamaica's best designers. One of the highlights came from none other than Nigel Ramsay on the final night of CFW 2017.The collection that...

Published:Monday | June 19, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

There is a fitness wave that is moving across the world. Persons are on a mission to get healthy and fit. Others are fearful that this is boring and unflattering but did you know that while working out one can look quite trendy?There are so many...

Published:Sunday | June 18, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Argentinean Ambassador to Jamaica Ariel Fernandez told Outlook that lessons learnt from his father helped make him into the man he is today.Fernandez's parents were originally from Spain, but moved...

Published:Thursday | June 15, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Zoleah Cafe, a cosy little haven tucked away at Seymour Park, St Andrew, caters to the palates of vegan and vegetarians.Joan Brown was persuaded, or rather inspired, to start Zoleah Cafe by her daughter, Zoann Tulloch, after she had already started...

Published:Monday | June 12, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Becoming a father does not have to kill your 'swagger'. In fact, in some ways it improves it. You might need to make a few adjustments to your wardrobe or your grooming routine, so see how these tips might work in your favour. Plus, nothing makes...

Published:Friday | June 9, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

There was nothing but love in the room as former chairman of Sagicor Jamaica, R. Danny Williams, was celebrated at a dinner in his honour last Thursday night at the Spanish Court hotel in St Andrew.The Worthington at Spanish Court was overflowing...

Published:Monday | June 5, 2017 | 6:02 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

When it comes to my hair, I must admit that I am very sceptical about products, but when Fontana Pharmacy decided to partner with this week's DIY Jo and I was asked to do a review of Alikay Naturals, I must say I was a bit more excited than expected...

Published:Monday | June 5, 2017 | 6:01 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Having an effortless look is something that we all want to achieve when we are doing our make-up. Sherae Brown from Fontana Pharmacy, Ocho Rios, gave us a complete look from their L.A. Girl Line and tips on how to achieve this.Starting with clean...

Published:Friday | June 2, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

When it comes to women knowing how to let your hair down , nobody does it better than the International Women Jamaica. Last Saturday, members of the group a talented and ambitious bunch, decided to have a night of fun or better yet they created a...

Published:Friday | June 2, 2017 | 6:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The Quest for Argentina's Independence was the May Revolution over two centuries ago, and last Thursday, May 25, the Argentine embassy celebrated this with fine wine, food and music that fused sounds of their homeland and Jamaica.Argentine...

Published:Monday | May 29, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Going before the mirror daily, looking for that one hair to break the skin that says manhood - the beard. Some men walk around with a sparse amount as teenagers hoping for the face to fill out. Later, they decide their signature look - the goatee, a...

Published:Sunday | May 21, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The Canadian Women's Club (CWC) of Jamaica's held their "Spring into Fashion" event showcasing elegant fashion for women of all ages at the residence of the Canadian High Commissioner to Jamaica,...

Published:Sunday | May 21, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

“IF WELLNESS makes you come alive, then go share it with everyone you know, because what the world needs is more people who are alive and sharing their passions.What better way than to help others on a path of wellness, too?” This is the advice of fitness guru Sharon Feanny – words that she lives by.....

Published:Monday | May 15, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Not too long ago, a friend asked me to make something for her granddaughter's scalp. I must admit it made me a bit nervous because my almost 30-year-old scalp can take more than a child's. However, I altered my most recent scalp treatment recipe to...

Published:Monday | May 15, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

When it comes to children, skincare can be a bit tricky. While we want to ensure that their skin remains clear and blemish free, we want the product to be as delicate as a newborn's touch.Ettenio has formulated such a product with their new Be...

Published:Monday | May 15, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Children can be the cutest and sweetest things and more often than not will leave u stunned or amused at their wit. Here are a few parents sharing their story for child month.

Published:Friday | May 12, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

It was  a beautiful evening under the clouds at the Mona Visitor’s Lodge last Monday when the European Union (EU) celebrated Europe Day and the 60th anniversary of the Treaties of Rome. The venue was filled with diplomats, politicians,...

Published:Thursday | May 11, 2017 | 5:16 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

It's the season of colours and while we are getting busy retrofitting our wardrobes to bring in the colours, it is time we do the same for our diet. To feed our eyes and appetites with all the brightness of Spring, we beckoned the expertise of Chef...

Published:Monday | May 8, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

As an expectant mother one is given a number of dos and don'ts, a lot of healthy tips and also a lot of myths and a lot of things to expect that just did not happen. This week, Flair asked a few mothers what was the one thing they were told would...

Published:Sunday | May 7, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Summer is on the horizon, and designer Keneea Linton George is way ahead of the times with her 2017 Summer Collection.Filled with beautiful prints, bold colours and whimsical, light outfits tapping into...

Published:Friday | May 5, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The Terra Nova All Suite Hotel in St Andrew was filled with well-wishers and supporters as the South African High Commission in Jamaica celebrated National Day last week Thursday.It was a night of celebration - another opportunity to recognise the...

Published:Monday | May 1, 2017 | 5:02 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

When we think of our teachers, we do not think of fashionistas or trendsetters. However, these forgotten treasures in our society are capable of being cute, chic, and classy without blurring the lines of authority and professionalism. So with the...

Published:Monday | May 1, 2017 | 5:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

The job of a teacher is one that is often taken for granted, but teaching a group of any age is no joke. Trying to keep them interested, inspired, motivated, and educated is no easy feat.Psychiatrist Dr Shane Alexis defines stress as one going...

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