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Published:Monday | April 20, 2020 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson/Lifestyle Writer

It is definitely a make-or-break season for those trying to balance career and COVID-19 at home. For some, it is the ideal time to reconnect with themselves, family members and get creative with work. While with others, the cookie crumbles and they...

Published:Monday | March 30, 2020 | 12:10 AM

Women with endometriosis have significantly higher rates of depression than women in the general population. That’s according to psychiatrist Dr Kristen Robinson-Barrett. It’s the end of endometriosis month, so Flair spoke to the expert to explore...

Published:Monday | March 30, 2020 | 12:10 AM

“As the large wooden doors of the chapel opened and I saw my bride for the first time, our minds and hearts communicated in a way only love could evoke.” This sincere sentiment, echoed by the proud groom, only expresses a drop in the ocean of...

Published:Monday | March 23, 2020 | 12:20 AM

Famous American poet and singer Maya Angelou shared this about matters pertaining to the heart: “Love recognises no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination full of hope.” What started out as an...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:16 AM

“Don’t use social media to impress people, use it to impact people.” – Dave Willis This is the strategy used by The Distinguished’s 2020 Social Media Personality of the Year, Dr Terri-Karelle Reid, who has, in some aspect, impacted the...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:16 AM

At age 13, Nadeen Matthews Blair, chief executive officer of the NCB Foundation, challenged the tide to prove to a guidance counsellor at her United States-based school, that black girls can overcome all odds to become powerful leaders. Matthews...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:16 AM

M arketing guru and smashing entrepreneur Danielia McLean is known to the business and communication worlds as a powerhouse fiercely working to clutch success. Finding a novel business idea can be difficult; pursuing it, successfully, even more so...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:15 AM

At the beginning of the year, influencers took social media by storm – sharing the numerous books they read in 2019. If you are like most persons, you were probably thinking, “How did they find the time to read that many books?” As children, many...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:15 AM

We’ve heard this rhetoric in RnB jams: love is blind. So it’s nothing new. But Netflix decided to test its theory with a show, designed to prove whether or not love can be truly blind, in its literal sense. It’s not until watching the episodes that...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:15 AM

With passion, motivation and determination to go against what is deemed as conventional in today’s society, Flow hosted a staff summit ahead of the International Womens’ Day under the theme ‘Passion for Action’, which supports a collective will to...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:15 AM

A hysterectomy is a surgical procedure that’s done to cure serious problems of the uterus (womb), cervix or even the ovaries. Some women fear that having this procedure done will affect their sex life. Will it truly? Let’s find out. “There are...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:15 AM

Let’s face it, ladies: boosting your health is not always your primary priority, but it needs to be. It doesn’t require a long, overbearing and spine-chilling regime. Simple lifestyle changes can get the job done! In the end you’ll be left with a...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:14 AM

Novelist, writer and designer Edith Wharton once said, “There are two ways of spreading light – to be the candle or the mirror that reflects it”. Shining a light of faith and hope for girls through the provision of an open and safe place is Britney...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:14 AM

Everyone these days is so focused on the beauty behind hair and skincare lines that they neglect to really explore the science behind them. Creating revolutionary products that are not only innovative but eco-friendly is entrepreneur Antoinette...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:14 AM

The theme for international Women’s Day 2020 is #EachforEqual which focuses on building a gender-equal world, which will be healthier, wealthier and more harmonious. The World Economic Forum, a non-aligned European-based intellectual group,...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:12 AM

Nicole Grant-Brown, president of the National Hockey Association has been playing sports all her life. From humble August Town beginnings, she was first involved in track and field during her years at Mona High School where she was introduced to...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:12 AM

Monique Lynch is a 29-year-old who believes her purpose is to improve the lives of those around her, especially the downtrodden and persons living with mental health issues. This angel-on-earth in the eyes of many is a Jill of several trades as...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:11 AM

Empathetic, God-fearing, humanitarian, motivated, and optimistic – these are just a few words that come to mind when one thinks of Dr Kazi-Ann Kasimbie. Dr Kasimbie is the CEO and founder of Psychfactor Consulting Services, a psychological...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:11 AM

From formalising her father’s business and taking it to higher and more profitable heights to sitting on the board of EXIM Bank and lecturing in the field of business development, Lacey-Ann Bartley has earned her stripes as the Distinguished Woman...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:11 AM

Michelle Thomas has joined the ranks of society’s young movers and shakers in her capacity as a lawyer. The work truly began after she was crowned Miss Kingston and St Andrew Festival Queen in 2015. Since then, she has been pushing for more female...

Published:Monday | March 9, 2020 | 12:10 AM

We’re back! Hope you’re as excited as we are to do some learning! Let’s ease into things though, no one wants to learn about hems every week. So this week we’re gonna look at collection based words that describe how fashion is compiled! Dweek! Say...

Published:Monday | February 17, 2020 | 12:16 AM

Cover Shoot: Julia Barnes always wanted to become a teacher. But she was not a fan of being a slave to the system. So, she took matters into her own hands, merging teaching and technology to create and publish online courses. The author, life coach...

Published:Monday | February 17, 2020 | 12:16 AM

The skincare industry has been at the centre of a lot of criticism, from the formulas used (please stop using apricot and walnut scrubs on your face!), the environmental cost of all that packaging and the lack of diverse representation from brands...

Published:Monday | February 17, 2020 | 12:16 AM

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Published:Monday | February 17, 2020 | 12:15 AM

Imagine all of your hard work, dedication, and dreams finally realised, only to discover that it wasn’t what you bargained for. That was the plight of young hopeful, Julia Barnes. Her journey is one of ugly truths, authenticity, versatility,...

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