Health & Lifestyle

10 Bad Experiences On My Natural Hair Journey

Just like every other aspect of your life when you decide to make a change you have a plethora of people telling what to do and what not do. Once you start wearing your natural hair people with and without natural here will start to give “sound” advise. I can tell you that I have heard some crazy things and I ...

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Eye Creams: Why Do We Need Them?

There are some of us that suffer from having those unattractive dark circles around our eyes often caused by hyper-pigmentation or the dreaded puffiness underneath our eyes. Many of us do not realize this, but the skin which surrounds our eyes is quite sensitive and prone to wrinkling very easily. Crows feet, also known as “laugh lines” can age you. ...

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Style on the Go “Island Pompadour” | 5-Minutes

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Summer Lip Colour For The Dark Skinned Girl

It’s about that time my FAY-VOW-RIT month and time of year!! The return of too short shorts and micro mini skirts, Maxi Dresses, sunglasses, vacation, beach parties and bright Lip Stick, paints, stains, gloss and balms. Here are my favourite for this Summer 2015. Us Natural Divas will not be left out of the mix by no means at all and ...

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10 Minute Hair Styles | 4c Natural Hair

I get asked these questions so many times. How does my hair look like…..? What products do you use in your hair? What is your go to hair style? I figure one post could answer these questions in its entirety. Fortunately for me, I have most times lived in the Caribbean, where humidity is my close personal friend. Living in a perpetual Summer cycle, ...

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Jamaican Government To Ban Smoking of Ganja While Driving

Minister without portfolio in the Ministry of Transport, Dr. Morais Guy, said a provision is to be added to the Road Traffic Act to prohibit smoking of ganja while driving. He said if a person smokes ganja while driving or in charge of a motor vehicle on a road or other public place, he or she would be fined J$10,000. ...

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Cuba is The First Country To ​Eliminate Mother-To-Child HIV Transmission

The World Health Organisation has validated Cuba as the first country in the world to eliminate mother-to-child transmission of HIV and Syphilis. Dr. Margaret Chan, WHO Director-General said in a statement Tuesday that:  “This is a major victory in our long fight against HIV and sexually transmitted infections, and an important step towards having an AIDS-free generation.” “Eliminating transmission of ...

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New Sexually Transmitted Infection Mycoplasma Genitalium Detected in Jamaica

Jamaicans are again being urged to protect themselves during sexual intercourse as DNA samples collected from medical labs across the island are showing a new sexually transmitted infection (STI) circulating locally. Compton Beecher, who is the chief DNA analyst at the Caribbean Genetics (CARIGEN), has found that a number of Jamaican men and women have unknowingly contracted Mycoplasma Genitalium, which ...

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Jamaica on High Alert For Another Mosquito-Borne Disease

Take Precautions but do not panic. That’s the urgent advice from stakeholders in the health sector as Jamaica faces the threat of another serious mosquito-borne disease, the zika virus (ZIKV). With the wounds still fresh from the debilitating impact of the chikungunya virus (chik-V) that rocked Jamaica last year, from which persons are still experiencing long-term effects, Jamaicans are concerned ...

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Vanessa Bling To Launch Her Own Lipstick

Dancehall artiste Vanessa Bling, a.k.a Gaza Slim, is gearing up to launch a line of lipstick called Vanessa Bling lipstick. The product will be available for purchase online and in selected stores island-wide. “I love lipsticks, I am a businesswoman and I love to try different things. Sometimes the music business is very slow, so you have to try different ...

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