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Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:09 AMRocheda Bartley

Nothing beats your natural beauty, especially when you flaunt your gorgeous natural hair. Yes, some of us call it our stately mane, while others say it's the royal crown, our African Princess' head. Whatever you call it, it's our gift from nature....

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

I'll admit that when I was younger, I treated going to the barbershop like taking a bath; I did it because it was expected.I grew up in a household where trimming and/or not looking 'decent' was a big deal. Yours truly could not walk around looking...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"You better call Becky with the good hair!" Queen Bey had every girl singing that last line of her song, Sorry. And we all know the reason for that bold statement. But it got Flair thinking: how do men really feel about hair extension? Their...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Wax on and wax off isn't only used for teaching discipline by the late great Mr Miyagi. It is actually a technique practised on women to remove unsightly or uncomfortable body hair. Many swear by it, saying it has been a godsend for their treasure,...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

The sweetest revenge of all times is to flaunt with gorgeous hair. Heads will turn from all corners, brows will definitely raise and eyes will surely roll at you as fast as quicksilver. Yes, you will unquestionably get even with your enemies. It's...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

The response to last week's article - 'Can landlords charge late fees?' - has only served to intensify the calls for the Rent Restriction Act to be amended.One senior litigator reviewed Section 24 of the act, and she is of the view that, in a...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Microblading is a new trend which many corporate women have embarked on to produce the perfect semi-permanent make-up solution for very thin or non-existent eyebrows. It involves using a handheld tool with a very thin blade to draw individual hairs...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Women these days are all about baring it all, especially when her male counterparts are going down under. But some are of the view that their should be taken as they are, in their natural state. For our hair edition, Flair has flipped the script and...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

OXX System is the revolutionised approach to haircare which has taken Jamaica by storm with first-class products and services for all hair types. With their mantra being products, standards and guidance, OXX aims to create a difference in the way...

Published:Monday | January 15, 2018 | 12:00 AM

Rumour has it that if you want sophisticated styles and professional service, you should go to 32 Kings Plaza to Beauty Fetish by Tan.Flair Magazine took the trip and we met with owner and chief stylist Tanesha Barnett, who shared that she has...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

What Kevin McIntyre saw as a means of escape from the wider world became something so much more than a hobby; it became a part of his soul.Some talents are learnt and some are just natural. They flow through our veins and ooze from of our pores....

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMKrysta Anderson

Steve Jobs stating "The only way to do great work is to love what you do." resonates with the beautiful Amanyea Stines, who embodies pure artistry, producing incredible work through movement as she dances to the beats of dancehall.Stines is all too...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

Art as we know, comes in many forms - sculptures, paintings, and the list goes on.For us, women, our favourite art work takes the shape of a fabulous make-up glow. The eyebrows, contours, cheeks, lips, and everything else must be perfect. Because,...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMSherry-Ann McGregor

A reader touched on a sore topic when she asked whether a landlord may charge a fee for late payment of rent because she reminded me that we still operate under a 1944 Rent Restriction Act ("the Act"), the amendment of which has been promised for...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMJody-Anne Lawrence

Hair care is now a big business. Persons are now taking steps to care for their natural hair. Sherelle Curtis launched a hair care line in 2014. She had a shampoo, deep conditioner, hair butter and sealant, LOC love butter and Vitamin B5 Leave-...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AM

If bright and sunny Jamaica can be this cold in January, there's no way I'm heading to farin in winter.The cold front that hit Jamaica late last week was not for the warm-blooded. Trust me, it did well 'cowl', not just cold.At least, I can say I...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

Ensuring that every woman is not just noticed, but is remembered, is the tag line for the African inspired EtAl Clothing store. Located at Shop 6 on 9-11 Phoenix Avenue, Kingston 5, the afrocentric boutique is the brainchild of Nigerian-based,...

Published:Monday | January 8, 2018 | 12:00 AMLatara Boodie

We all know the typical ways of getting fit and in shape. You wake up, go to the gym, run for 30 minutes on a treadmill, then hit the weights. However, that routine can become very mundane and may even cause you to slack off every now and then. Who...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret to getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks and then starting on the first one," notes Author Mark Twain (1835 - 1910).When it comes to the...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"If you don't go after what you want, you'll never have it. If you don't ask, the answer is always no. If you don't step forward, you're always in the same place." Author Nora RobertsTo move forward there are things that we have to sometimes give up...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMSherry-Ann McGregor

1. Overtime PayThe typical work week in Jamaica is 40 hours, whether it is based on the traditional Monday-to-Friday arrangement, or in keeping with the agreement between the worker and employer under the Employment (Flexible Work Arrangements) (...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

First things first. I didn't have a Kelly's World Awards for 2017 because money did well tight.But, we can say it was a mixed-bag sort of year, wasn't it?Among the highs were Davina Bennett's Miss Universe placing (she pretty, sah) in the...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

It's a new year and you know what that means? It's time to put oomph in your style. Another year has ended, nevertheless, do not be daunted, there is no need to let it pass with your sense of style. Continue to keep it chic and posh while making...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

On Saturday, November 18, gospel singer Noreta Lewis was all smiles as she walked down the aisle . She was dealing with a myriad of emotions ranging from nervousness to excitement ... it was all worth it to merge her life with the man she loved -...

Published:Monday | January 1, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It's that time again when we all make promises to do better for the new year. With resolutions already in full swing, Flair wanted to tackle the right approach when it comes to fitness.We enlisted the expertise of Personal Fitness Coach AndrÈ...

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