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Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:06 AMLatara Boodie

Twenty-three-year-old Kristina Godfrey, also known as the architect of bags, opted to follow her passion for the arts and create a business that is currently turning heads within the local fashion industry.Godfrey's Heavy Mannaz bags are deemed by...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

It's no secret that society, at times, will dictate stringent career paths to young women that they must pursue. Sometimes it's manifested in blatant statements such as, 'You should become a lawyer'. Or it may be hidden in words such as, 'You're too...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

"She thought she could, and so she did", a famous line from author R.S. Grey that could easily be the personal philosophy of the young and very talented Tameika Grant.At only 33 years old, she is already making her mark as a big part of the...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

What is the best way to truly understand your clients? To live through their experience. Antoinette Davis, founder and CEO of Ettenio hair and body products, did just that recently when she did the big chop.Davis had her hair processed when she was...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

With bold colours, ruffles, and fringes, 2018 brings forth a whirlwind of new summer/spring fashion trends to keep on your radar. This year focuses on individuality curated by patterns and colours which allow individuals to stand out and make a...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AMRocheda Bartley

As women, one of our ultimate goals is to always appear fabulous. Naturally, we yearn for our outfits to be stunning, to have an immaculately polished glow through flawless make-up artistry, and to wear striking hair that earns us lasting first...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

It's supposed to be lights out, but you have so much on your mind - pending projects, unattainable goals, family crises, friendship saga, relationship drama, the works.You close your eyes, but it's only a blink as you discover you're wide-awake,...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

We've all heard the phrase before: this person or that one has 'the hook-up'. But the term has been used in a different light, or rather low lights or no lights at all, for that matter. So, in this week's Flair, let's take a ride on the naughty side...

Published:Monday | January 22, 2018 | 12:00 AM

I write to you all as a troubled individual.I'm troubled by three things. One was the social media reaction to a story carried in THE STAR. In it a teacher was physically assaulted by a student, after he confiscated a cell phone from the boy. There...

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...

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