Friday April 25th, 2014
Friday April 25th, 2014
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Sexless marriages!

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Some time ago, I wanted to make love to my wife and realized that I didn’t have an erection, I almost freaked out. Until now I had heard that it happens to men that are in their forties and above, but I never believed it can happen to me, because I had always thought I was “George of the Jungle”

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Vlisco launches ‘Dazzling Graphics’: Colourful Black & White

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The Vlisco design team made a brazen graphic statement of outspoken patterns in designing the new ‘Dazzling Graphics’ fabric collection. An abundance of striking shapes served as the source of inspiration for creating bold graphics that tease the eye and mind, setting a psychedelic mood.

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Byron Katie and The Work

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If I told you I had found a process that could help you reduce, even eliminate, your personal suffering, would you be willing to give it a try? Today I’d like to share the insights of a woman whose life has been amazingly transformed.

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It doesn’t matter how many times you fall – Yeka Onka

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Onyeka Gilbert a.k.a. Yeka Onka shot to fame when she emerged winner of the first edition of Nigerian Idol, Nigeria’s biggest music talent show ever. Since winning Nigerian Idol, Yeka has been busy between preparations for recording, touring and promoting her debut single. We caught up with Yeka to talk about her new life, her experience in The House, her journey to stardom, her new single, relationship and more.

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Worried about my hair – Ijeoma

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Hi Angela, I’ve got natural hair which I touch-up about four [4] times a year. The problem is that whenever I do the chemical work and set hair in rollers, the nice texture does not last more than three [3] weeks before undergrowth appears again. Is this as a result of fast hair growth or are there hair relaxers that can help me sustain a nicer texture for a longer period?

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Are you still having sex with your spouse

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Men and women don’’t know how to please each other very well at all. There simply has been too much focus on intercourse as a way of reaching mutual pleasure. It takes more than 20 minutes, on average, for a woman to become aroused to the point of orgasm. 75% of men don’’t take 2 minutes, and not enough men and women have worked at mastering The Art of a 25-Minute Arousal.

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Life is more than designer clothes and flashy cars – Dr. Femi Olaleye

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The very future of society depends on the efforts of individual citizens, the private sector and the government, reaching out to those who need with hands of love.” These words open a video documenting a free medical and surgical mission recently helding Mafoluku by Optimal Healthcare Company (Nig.) Limited, sponsored by UBA

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Wedge Mania!!!

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For women who aspire to look stylish and trendy but not at the cost of compromising on their comfort, wedge shoes, whose heel extends to the entire bottom of the foot, are an ideal choice. Wedge shoes are one of the most popular amongst womens shoes, for both casual as well as formal dressing. As these shoes are so versatile and match with almost any outfit.

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City chic

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City girls no doubt like to flaunt their style. Its what makes them different from the rest. But looking chic in the city does not necessary have to mean breaking the bank as Yinka here shows

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Perfect “Imperfections”

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In the heart of rural China, there lived an old woman who had two large pots. One had a crack in it; the other was perfect. Each day the woman hung each pot on one end of a pole and carried them across her neck as she made the long walk to the stream for water. Each day when she arrived home, the cracked pot would be only half full. The woman noticed but never complained.

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Essential treatments

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When should you never ignore your hair’s needs? What are the most beneficial treatments for chemically straightened Black hair? When should they be done? The general rule is to pay attention to the health of hair before and after chemical application.

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Da Viva launches Platinum collection

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Residents of Opebi Ikeja, area of Lagos recently witnessed an exclusive mini fashion show when Da viva the exquisite fabric company, officially opened its 11th Da Viva shop in Nigeria.

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The Jewellery & Fascinators Show

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Cephas Jeweler

The style Icons party wasn’t all talk and no play. Cephas Jewellers in collaboration with Hollies Creation, put up a spectacular show in honour of Mai and Omowunmi.

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The talk at the style icon award…

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Nike Oshinowo

Guest speaker, the delectable ex beauty queen, Nike Oshinowo-Soleye, took many by surprise when she spoke on “My take on style”. Although she was recently named Style Icon….

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Big, bold and beautiful

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If you are a woman with a bit of flesh, you should know that you can be just as sexy and attractive as your slim counterparts. This is so true as proven here by our well rounded celebs, who turned out in gorgeous attires looking as luscious and as beautiful as they can be

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Honour for style Icons

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The search for the most stylish man and woman by Allure Vanguard which began in December last year, climaxed last Sunday in Lagos with the formal presentation of awards to Mai Atafo and Omowunmi Akinnifesi, Allure Style Icons 2011.

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The Hats

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Stories by JEMI EKUNKUNBOR The style Icons party wasn’t all talk and no play. Cephas Jewellers in collaboration with Hollies Creation, put up a spectacular show in honour of Mai and Omowunmi. The combination of exquisitely crafted jewellery, elegant facinators and well tailored dresses was a sight to behold on the run way. The models

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Gentlemen

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The event was also witnessed by young men all dressed up in suits looking like a million box. It conveyed power to me and we all know women love a man with power

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Making do

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If you cannot get what you want, take what you get! That is a sum-total of what hairdressing entails. Genes determine hair-type, like great legs or sexy eyes; you either have the genes or you don’t. But the important thing is to let what you have work for you and make sure you keep hair out of harm’s way, so you don’t suffer irreversible damage.

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Glamazons vying for political office

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At no time in the history of Nigeria has there been this high level of female participation in politicking for elective office. In the outgoing republic, only 9 women were in the Senate, while the House of Representatives had 32.

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The new face of Austrian lace – Nigerian Fashion

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With the lace being one of the most versitile trends this season, the Austrian lace, popularly called the swiss lace in Nigeria is making a huge comeback on the fashion scene. Adapting to trends and changes in the fashion industry worldwide

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Focus for Success!

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Of late a theme in e-mails from my readers—business people, professionals and students—has been difficulty in concentration. Here are a couple of examples:

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Red hot and smoking

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Nothing beats red clothing if you really want to be noticed. With red, you can’t b missed in a crowed. Red is hot right and has always been. Red is a strong and important colour as it has come to signify love

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The guy on facebook says I am his wife!

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Hi Jerome, I got a message in my inbox from someone who said he saw he saw me on FACEBOOK though my friends list and found we do not share any mutual friends. He said he believes I am his wife and sent a number so I can call him

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How do you start all over again?

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Some of my clients sit in my counseling office asking “Jerome, how do I start all over again?” I ask them if they are really ready to start all over again, because I know starting all over again may involve starting from scratch, sometimes. And, that’s what a lot of people don’t want to do. They will rather manage with a life of mediocrity, and hope it will still continue to get them some results, no matter how useless the results may be.

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Honor and Admire Your Body!

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I just took a brisk walk in my neighborhood. I am fascinated by how cooperative my body always is with me. When I say, “It’s time for a walk,” my body gets up and starts moving! When I decide that I want to sit with some friends and relax, my body is willing to do that too.

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Designing a treatment: Hair

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Once you sort out exactly what your scalp needs to thrive, you are half-way home. Healthy hair can only start with a clean and clear scalp; scalp that is flaky, itchy, greasy or just not ‘normal’ in the sense that it will need something special to help it, will not sprout healthy hair.

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Fashion is an outlet to express myself – Mai Atafo

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He walked into the studio carrying two Mai Atafo branded shopping bags. Clad in a crisp white shirt, over a pair of black trousers, he looked dapper.

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Techno style

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Apart from those well-known fashion accessories, such as handbags, shoes, jewelries, and many others, stylish electronic gadgets also have become a very important part of fashion accessories that can enhance one’s fashionable style in a wonderful way

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I love to show skin but not in an indecent way – Ndidi Obioha

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As CEO and founder of Enthyst Event Management, cooperate and party event planner Ndidi Obioha has created memorable moments for companies and individuals. With years of experience and expertise on the job, the very fashionable event planer is set to ease the stress of would be brides with the official launch of her bridal outlets

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Inspiration from North

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Northern women are known to be conservative even when it comes to fashion but nowadays style plays a very important role in the typical northern woman thereby making her feel fashionable, fabulous and still conservative

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To be out of sight is to be out of mind!

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Where have you been? It’s been quite a long time. What do you do now? Are you married? Do you have children of your own? Do you work for someone or you have your own organization where others work for you

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