The National Trust for the Cayman Islands’ (NTCI) Land Reserve Fund was created to acquire environmental sites that are ecologically significant or are critical habitats for native wildlife, and that provide ecosystem services for the people of the Cayman Islands. The NTCI currently protects 6% of critical habitats, and it aims to acquire 11% of significant environmental habitats across all three islands to preserve Cayman’s unique biodiversity. Land acquired by the NTCI is legally protected in perpetuity for the people of the Cayman Islands.
Nourish yourself from the outside, and reap the benefits on the inside. From hair and skincare to physical and medical therapies, Cayman’s diverse health and beauty providers will have you looking and feeling your best, from head to toe.
With the sudden switch to working from home, many of us have set up a laptop on the kitchen table and carried on, as the family ebbs and flows around us and the dirty dishes vie for our attention. But with remote working set to continue, this is not a long-term solution.
In an age when staying in is the new going out and our homes are having to meet more needs than ever before, once-neglected outdoor spaces are becoming prized real estate.
Stem cell therapy for facial rejuvenation is being hailed as the latest, most natural and effective way to reverse the signs of aging – but what treatments are available and how effective are they really? Dr. Anne Dancey, visiting physician at Pensum Regenerative Medicine, explains.
Savvy employers know that a workforce that is healthy in mind and spirit is less likely to take sick days, will work harder, and be more committed to the company. It therefore behooves bosses to encourage employees to exercise, eat well and take care of their physical and mental wellbeing. The following local businesses and services assist employers and employees to achieve optimum wellness, thereby ensuring greater focus and productivity at work.
How to hang a string garden.
Men have been sloping off to their man caves to drink beer, play with power tools, watch sports or indulge in other manly pastimes for years. Why shouldn’t ladies have a similar place to escape to?
Must-Haves, Fitness Essentials
If you want to develop long, lean muscles and a strong core, yoga and Pilates may be your best bet.
Cayman's constant sunshine, deserted beaches and warm seas create ideal conditions for almost any water sport. Blogger, avid kite surfer and all-round water woman, Maya Lewis, shares her favourite on-island water-based activities.
Aloe Vera - The botanical that needs so little but gives so much. A spiky succulent, aloe vera is one of those wonder-plants that has so many healing properties it has spawned a whole industry of aloe-based health and beauty products. As well as compounds like vitamins C and E that brighten and plump the skin, the potent, clear gel inside the leaves has anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and anti-bacterial components, all of which help heal wounds and soothe irritated and sunburned skin.The power of aloe is not a recent discovery: Ancient Egyptians used the preservative gel as an embalming fluid, whilst their ruler, Cleopatra, applied it to her famously-beautiful face to keep her skin soft and supple. To this day, aloe vera remains a popular ingredient in burn relief products but is also, increasingly, added to soaps, lotions, shampoos, conditioners, aftershaves and even juice drinks.
The men's grooming industry is booming. Partly due to hit TV shows like Mad Men and Peaky Blinders, the hairstyles of our grandfathers are back in fashion. Modern men are loving their hair again. How you cut and style your hair speaks volumes about who you are and where you’re going.So what's the right style for you? Kaleigh Walker, stylist at Vintage shares a round up of this season's on-trend cuts and how to style them.
In a climate that invites outdoor living, a garden truly becomes an extension of one's living space. But in order for it to be both pleasing to the eye and fully utilised, there are a few key elements to consider.
Soleful Serenity - Reflexology, Cayman Islands. How can it be that rubbing your big toe can relieve a headache, gently kneading the ball of your foot can calm your breathing and pressing into the central whorl of your thumb-print can help you sleep?
Luxurious lifestyle accessories for Caribbean living
Integrate houseplants into your interior design by creating living art out of leafy companions. Plant-stylist, Blair Webb Ebanks shares her 'how-to-tips' with us.
Having enthusiastically embraced the use of local, sustainable ingredients, the region's top chefs are now scaling new heights of culinary creativity, artistic presentation and superb settings. These are some of the Caribbean's most acclaimed chefs.