Capital Lifestyle: Fashion Icon Karl Lagerfeld Dies At 85 19 Feb 2019 -
Karl Lagerfeld, who passed away on Tuesday at a hospital outside Paris, enjoyed the stature of a god among mortals in the world of fashion, where he stayed on top for well over half of a century and right up to his death.
The German designer was best known for his association with France’s Chanel, dating back to 1983. The brand, the legend now goes, risked becoming the preserve of monied...
Capital Lifestyle: Signs He Will Make A Good Husband 19 Feb 2019 -
1. “He has a good relationship with his admirable dad”
If his dad is a good husband and father and he looks up to his dad, chances are he will be like his dad.
2. “He separates himself from bad examples”
If his father was absent in his life or his father did things he is ashamed of, he grows up forgiving his dad, respecting his dad but also not wanting to be like his dad...
Capital Lifestyle: Guidelines For Healthy Eating 19 Feb 2019 -
A healthy lifestyle helps to prevent and control chronic diseases such as high blood pressure, diabetes, heart disease, stroke and cancer. Remember to keep an eye on your portion sizes, keep physically active and avoid smoking. The following guidelines explain what a healthy diet is all about:
1. Enjoy a variety of foods.
Eating different types of food gives your body all the nutrients it needs...
Capital Lifestyle: How To Use Social Media To Improve Your Mood 19 Feb 2019 -
According to research, when people are in a bad mood, they are more likely to search social networking sites like Facebook for friends who are doing even worse than they are.
Many people use social media to connect with people who are posting positive and success-oriented updates. “But when people are in a negative mood, they start to show more interest in the less attractive, less...
Capital Lifestyle: ‘Kissing Sailor’ In Iconic Ny Picture Dies Age 95 19 Feb 2019 -
The sailor pictured kissing a woman in Times Square as people celebrated the end of World War II has died at age 95, his daughter told The Providence Journal.
George Mendonsa had a seizure Sunday after falling at an assisted living facility in Middletown, Rhode Island, his daughter Sharon Molleur said.
In the famous image, one of four taken by Alfred Eisenstaedt for Life magazine, Mendonsa is...
Capital Lifestyle: Tiny S. Africa Beach Restaurant Crowned Best In World 19 Feb 2019 -
A tiny beach restaurant in an isolated South African fishing village was named the best in the world on Monday.
Chef Kobus van der Merwe, who did not begin to cook seriously until he was 30, forages every day for ingredients on the wild Atlantic shore of the Western Cape near his Wolfgat restaurant, where he also makes his own bread and butter.
The Wolfgat — whose six mostly female staff...
Capital Lifestyle: Ne-Yo Sheds 30 Pounds Thanks To Veganism 19 Feb 2019 -
Ne-Yo says he’s shed 30 pounds since going vegan, as he says he “loves” the plant-based diet he’s been following for around two years.
The 39-year-old singer-songwriter has been following a plant based diet – in which he eats no meat, or any food derived from animals such as dairy products or eggs – for around two years now, and credits the lifestyle change...
Capital Lifestyle: 50 Cent Considering Legal Action Against Police Commander 18 Feb 2019 -
50 Cent is considering launching legal action against a police commander who allegedly encouraged officers to shoot the rapper.
The 43-year-old star – whose real name is Curtis Jackson – is weighing up a lawsuit against deputy inspector Emmanuel Gonzalez, who allegedly made the threatening remarks when 50 was scheduled to attend an NYPD-sanctioned boxing match in June.
Capital Lifestyle: Don’T Be His Second Wife! 18 Feb 2019 -
Dear beautiful woman, be a beauty with brains. So you have been intimate with a married man, and he is promising to make you his second wife. The title of wife makes you think you are serious and special to him. But don’t accept to be his second wife because…
1. You are entering to it though the door of unfaithfulness. When he was pursuing you it was an affair, he is married.
Capital Lifestyle: Winnie Harlow Hopes To Inspire Would-Be Models 18 Feb 2019 -
According to Winnie Harlow, she hopes to inspire other women and men to “carve their space in the modelling industry”.
The 24-year-old model – who was diagnosed with the skin condition vitiligo at the age of four – hopes her success will encourage other people to follow their dreams.
Winnie – who will appear in the upcoming Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue –...
Capital Lifestyle: Royals ‘Are Thinking Of Sending Their Child To An American School’ 18 Feb 2019 - According to a report, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex are contemplating sending their child to an American school.
The royal duo – who married in St George’s Chapel at Windsor Castle in May – are currently preparing for the arrival of their first child, and they are apparently considering sending their first-born to ACS Egham International School in Surrey, South-East England.
Capital Lifestyle: The Cyborgs Of ‘Alita’ Vanquish Rivals In N.american Box Office 18 Feb 2019 -
Fox’s new sci-fi spectacle “Alita: Battle Angel” is dominating North American box offices with an estimated $33 million take this four-day holiday weekend, industry trackers said Sunday.
The film, with Rosa Salazar voicing “Alita,” a cyborg almost more human than machine, was set to make $27.8 million for the Friday-to-Sunday period and an additional $5.2 million...
Capital Lifestyle: Oscar Organizers Struggle To Keep Show Relevant 15 Feb 2019 -
From going without a host to handing out key awards during commercial breaks, to a quickly nixed idea for a popular film category — Oscar organizers are struggling to keep Hollywood’s biggest night relevant while dealing with a string of messy controversies.
With less than two weeks to go before the February 24 gala, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has been weathering...
Capital Lifestyle: New-Look Burberry Tops The Bill At London Fashion Week 15 Feb 2019 -
After New York, the fashion world descends on London Friday for more than 80 catwalk shows over five days — just weeks before Britain is due to leave the European Union, creating potential headaches for the industry.
Italian designer Riccardo Tisci, formerly of Givenchy, will be showing off his second Burberry collection.
He took over from Christopher Bailey in March 2018 with the mission...
Capital Lifestyle: Alexis Ohanian Reveals Secret To Successful Relationship 15 Feb 2019 -
Alexis Ohanian says the secret to his successful relationship with Serena Williams is spending every Sunday together as a family.
The ‘Reddit’ co-founder has been married to the tennis ace since 2017 and believes taking time out of their busy schedule and spending every Sunday together has made them stronger.
Writing for Glamour magazine, he shared: “We have a simple Sunday...
Capital Lifestyle: The Benefits Of Sleeping Next To The One You Love 15 Feb 2019 -
1. You get to share warmth.
2. The most intimate and personal conversations happen in bed, head on pillow. You two will get to know each other deepest there.
3. People are most real in bed. No make up, no trying to look polished for the world. In bed, everything is raw and vulnerable, you see each other for who you really are.
4. It makes you two reconcile quicker. It is difficult to share a bed...
Capital Lifestyle: Study: Blueberries Help Reduce Blood Pressure 15 Feb 2019 -
Just one cup of blueberries a day could be the key to reducing blood pressure and arterial stiffness, according to a new study.
Thinking about topping your morning cereal with a cup of blueberries? Do it.
Just one cup of blueberries per day could be the key to reducing blood pressure nd arterial stiffness, both of which are associated with cardiovascular disease.
“Once women go through...
Capital Lifestyle: 5 Ways To Make 2019 A Fit Year 15 Feb 2019 -
It’s New Year’s resolution time and, although making them might be fun, they are notoriously difficult to keep if they are unrealistic.
Catherine Viljoen, a biokineticist at Virgin Active, suggests that the focus this New Year should be on what we will gain from our resolutions, not what we will lose if we don’t stick to them.
“We need to relax and be kind to ourselves and to understand...
Capital Lifestyle: Face Tattoos: A Trend That Is Here To Stay? 14 Feb 2019 -
Face tattoos, once limited to only a very small group of people, have gained new popularity thanks to today’s rappers — but some artists are reluctant to make such a permanent change to a client’s appearance.
In New York’s East Village, some of the would-be customers entering tattoo parlors are still teenagers — some of them have never even had any body art, but...
Capital Lifestyle: #homedecor: 3 Ways To Transform An Old Sofa! 14 Feb 2019 -
By Monique Warner
Before you’re tempted to put a new sofa on your credit card, there are three ways to transform that old sofa and make it work in your lounge (while you save up for a new one).
1. Quick and easy
Measure your sofa and, depending on the size, look for a double, queen or king-sized bed throw or quilt. Make sure the throw or quilt is machine washable and have fun playing with...
Capital Lifestyle: Victoria Beckham Launching Own Beauty Brand 14 Feb 2019 -
Victoria Beckham has announced she is launching her own make-up brand Victoria Beckham Beauty.
The 44-year-old star’s eponymous fashion label celebrated its 10th anniversary in 2018 and she has announced a new venture for 2019; Victoria Beckham Beauty which is to go on sale via Victoriabeckham.com from this autumn.
The iconic Spice Girl – who is married to retired soccer player David...
Capital Lifestyle: Galentine's Day Is Cute And Empowering 14 Feb 2019 -
For some people, facing the onslaught of Valentine’s Day flowers, candy and marketing can be overwhelming if you are single. For Riya Patel, it’s a reason to celebrate love — platonic love — even by long distance.
Welcome to the American phenomenon of Galentine’s Day, feted on February 13th — a “holiday” gaining in popularity with each passing year...
Capital Lifestyle: 5 Reasons Why You’Re Not Married Yet 14 Feb 2019 -
By Debbie Harrower
When are you going to get married?
Gosh! Can people stop asking already? This question and “when are you going to have children?” are possibly two of the worst questions you can ask a woman – especially if she is in her thirties, single and her biological clock is ticking away like crazy.
I am in a relationship that is only just going on two years and...
Capital Lifestyle: Nicki Minaj Cancels Bet Headline Slot As Network Apologises 13 Feb 2019 -
Nicki Minaj has cancelled her headline appearance at the BET Experience festival, while the network has apologised for a tweet mocking the star during the Grammy Awards.
The star was offended by a misjudged – and since deleted – tweet posted by US entertainment channel BET during the Grammy Awards on Sunday night (10.02.19) which said she was “being dragged by her lacefront...
Capital Lifestyle: E-Cigarette Use ‘Skyrocketing’ Among Young Americans: Report 13 Feb 2019 -
The number of young Americans using e-cigarettes grew by 1.5 million in 2018, undermining years of progress in reducing youth smoking, health authorities said Monday.
Some 3.6 million middle and high school students were current users of vaping products, up from 2.1 million the year before, according to the report by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The CDC said the number...
Capital Lifestyle: Marriage Is A Good Thing, But Don’T Lose Sight Of The Bigger Picture 13 Feb 2019 - It is wonderful to desire love, wonderful to marry the person you love and wonderful to grow a fruitful marriage; but stay focused.
1. So many single people are not living up to their full potential, they are postponing their greatness and procrastinating on their destiny because they wrongly believe that life will begin when they have a lover and get married. They are obsessed about getting...
Capital Lifestyle: 21 Savage Released On Bond After Detention 13 Feb 2019 -
21 Savage has been released on a bond after being arrested by immigration officials nine days ago after they alleged he had overstayed his United States visa for over a decade.
The ‘No Heart’ hitmaker was detained by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents in Georgia nine days ago after they alleged that the rapper is a British citizen and has overstayed his United States...
Capital Lifestyle: Which Foods High In Salt Should You Be Avoiding? 13 Feb 2019 -
Is salt bad for us?
Your body only needs a small amount of salt to be healthy. Eating more salt than you need can be unhealthy as it can increase your blood pressure, which could increase your chance of having heart disease or stroke. You can keep your body healthy by starting to use less salt today.
How much salt is too much?
You shouldn’t eat more than 5 grams of salt per day. This is...
Capital Lifestyle: At New York Fashion Week, Next Autumn Looks Sexy And Colorful 12 Feb 2019 -
Over the weekend, from Los Angeles to London, the showbiz A-list strutted their stuff on red carpets for the Grammys and Britain’s Bafta film awards.
Halfway between in New York, the style glitterati lined catwalks to preview the trends for next autumn and winter.
The short answer? Lots of bright color and lots of sex appeal.
Here are some highlights from the latest shows at New York...