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Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:15 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Every body is a ‘bikini body’, and as a rule of thumb, you should only buy pieces that make you feel buoyant when you put them on. Flair was inspired by Tamo Ennis’ new bikini line, ‘SMOKED IN THE FACE’, which is a play on the name of the textured...

Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:15 AM

In last week’s article, I explained the four different types of child abuse, namely, physical, sexual, emotional and neglect. As promised, this week’s article will help us to detect the signs of child abuse. The word of caution is that, although...

Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:15 AM

Serial Singer Mr Killa expressed it best when he encouraged fêters of 2019 to pick up something, anything, and run with it. That is exactly how artistic talent Anna Guthrie emerged on the soca scene as a designer for Xaymaca Carnival 2018. This...

Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:15 AM

Hectic! That’s the only term that entrepreneur Shavelle Mayler thought of when asked to describe a day in her life. The 26-year-old communication specialist is the managing director of SCM Consulting Services Limited, where they manage giant...

Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:11 AM

Today, ICONIC LIVING is focussing on all things real estate, host Natalia Oh and a group of industry experts explore the process towards home ownership in Jamaica and the unique challenges that lie therein. Programme guests in this episode are...

Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:11 AM

On the practice day of the recently held Miami Open, participants experienced an unforeseen downpour of rain, which restricted players from practising. However, for Porsche brand ambassador Angelique Kerber, this was an opportunity to take a break...

Published:Monday | April 8, 2019 | 12:11 AM

“Envy is the art of counting the other fellow’s blessings instead of your own.” – Harold Coffin Let’s get a few things straight from the beginning. Some of the greatest men I know and respect went to Kingston College (KC). My ‘general’, Arthur...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:28 AM

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s shoes were made for walking over all her New York City congressional district. Now, the campaign footwear worn by the youngest woman ever elected to Congress will be part of an exhibit chronicling how women use fashion...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:28 AMJessica Harrison - Gleaner Writer

Between 1941 and 1945, there was a Jewish genocide during World War II, where the German Nazi systematically murdered approximately six million European Jews. They call this The Holocaust, which is also popularly known as the Shoah. Holocaust...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:28 AMSherry Ann McGregor - Contributor

Today, the right-thinking members of the Jamaican society know that they must always be on the lookout for children who are at risk of abuse and accept the responsibility to sound alarms so that the relevant authorities can take action to protect...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:27 AM

In the wonderful world of make-up, no face beat is complete without the right shade of lipstick. Already, women are exploring festive looks to match every occasion with myriad vibrant, bold, sultry, and subtle colours. New on the local beauty...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:27 AM

Last Sunday, countless brides said yes to the dress at the 2019 Bliss Trunk Show, held at The Jamaica Pegasus hotel. The fourth instalment of the annual event saw women scurrying from one fitting room to the next, in a whirlwind of white couture...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:26 AM

Kaydian Johnson is armed with technological adroitness and she’s making a profit from it. Like many who enter into a commitment with bad intentions, but found their purpose along the way, Johnson had a similar encounter a few years ago. The 27-...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:26 AM

Expectation, they say, is the mother of all disappointments. Because here I was, in the city of love, where the smell of freshly baked croissants decorated the air, yet all I felt was discontent. Paris didn’t take my breath away, it instead caused...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:26 AM

I really understand why people don’t like joining lines at tax offices and other places. But to be totally honest, a part of me likes joining lines because quite frankly, Jamaicans are entertaining people; you’re sure to hear and see some crazy...

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:26 AMJessica Harrison - Lifestyle Writer

Menstruation is a normal bodily function that happens when a girl transitions from childhood to adulthood. The term ‘period poverty’ refers to the lack of access to sanitary products such as pads, tampons and wipes, due to financial constraints....

Published:Monday | April 1, 2019 | 12:08 AM

Relationships are far from black and white. In fact, these ‘50 Shades of Grey’ areas lurk in the wings, ready to take centre stage when you least expect it. And that’s what makes pairing up so exciting! But how many partners can honestly say they...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:17 AM

He who finds a wife finds a good thing. So says the Bible and many believers. Many men still desire to find their better half. But, in recent times some have expressed the view that “di wife material done”, but is this so? Is the traditional wife...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:17 AM

Whether you count yourself as someone who cares about fashion or not, chances are you have something like a favourite hat, a special pair of sunglasses, or even a watch or ring that means a lot to you. These are accessories. They’re add-ons to an...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:16 AM

Although today’s topic concerns a self-evident fact, it is amazing how many claims go before the courts because parties disagree as to whether a contract actually existed between them or the terms of the deal in relation to which services were...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:16 AM

Testosterone is said to be that hormone that ‘makes’ the man – at least physically. It’s what sparks the development of sexual characteristics, hair growth during puberty, and many of the other masculine details that identify a man. Given its...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:16 AM

Being an entrepreneur involves much more than taking on financial risks in hopes of making a profit. It means that you are a fountain of new ideas, an innovator, and an inspiration to others, especially if you are young. That’s what Esirom boss...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:16 AM

Art and fashion are intrinsically linked, and more so now than ever. From clothing design to catwalk show art direction, major labels to boutique houses, the world of fashion is falling over itself to involve important names from a diverse range...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:15 AM

Our Jamaican male models made their mark on the international scene during the autumn-winter season. Six Saint International male models appeared as mannequins on call for some of the world’s most prestigious brands at the Balenciaga show in Milan...

Published:Monday | March 25, 2019 | 12:15 AM

“Take this marriage thing seriously – it has to last all the way to the divorce.” – comedian Roseanne Barr I was watching an old rerun of one of my favourite comedies once when one character asked about a funeral. His wife corrected him and said...

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