P January  2021  U  R . Magazine Beauty  LUXURY  meets  CULTURE     Wellness
Table of Contents  Welcome Purista.... 3  Lifestyle..............16 Beauty............ 34 Wellness........... 49 Fashion.....
Where Luxury Meets Culture    Bonjour Purista  Comment allez-vous   How are you    What a year 2020 was  For us it was a t...
Sister s   CEO s of Unforgivingly Pur. Inc.
Unforgivingly Pur. is.. A beauty   wellness brand that provides clean beauty products   services to elevate your self-care...
Unforgivingly Pur. Brand Story  www.UnforgivinglyPur.com
PUR. I. STA Someone who lives bold, clean, natural and without synthetics  including personality  makes you an Unforgiving...
A Purita s Prayer Hey God, Wanted to say hey and thank you. Thank you for life and for allowing me to wake up healthy and ...
Why Us  Admittedly, we believe there is more that can be done to serve our community better. We ve been saying that our co...
Why we wear Blue
2021  We asked our Puristas to comment one word to Prophecy over 2021 This is what they said  Health Heal  Abundance Freed...
Prosperity Word Search  USE THE WORDS ABOVE TO ENCOURAGE YOURSELF THROUGHOUT THE YEAR
Peace   Luxury
We were challenged with thinking too small in 2020. We thought  we re a small company, who would want to represent us   We...
  s t a r g n o c s  a t s i r u P Learn more about our brand ambassadors as you flip through the magazine
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Life  style               l f st l   noun  the way in which a person or group lives.  People always have so much to say ab...
Cul  ture              k lCH r  the customs, arts, social institutions, and achievements of a particular nation, people, o...
Strong Enough for Him,  Sensual Enough for You
Subway Love  Excepts taken from the book C.O.L.A  Flip through the following pages to get lost in this poetic love story  ...
As I stood in front of the subway doors waiting for them to open, our eyes made contact. I was on the inside about to step...
In that moment as I On the subway subway subway One day I was on the subway Sunday I was on the subway Comin from church G...
I can   t believe that jus happened. No, he didn   t. Girl stop smiling so big you look goofy. Is he still standing there ...
Hey I jus met yu today On the subway Love My eyes couldn t look away My feelings I tried to Shove In my back pocket Yu see...
I called him that night To my beckon call he ran Grabbed me tight in his muscular arms My fear and excitement was so alarm...
Me Wow I neva had anyone pick me up then lay me down My insecurities always had me down But wait Breathe Relax And think T...
That was magical. I   ve never, wow, that was, he really did that  I haven   t even, I didn   t know I was that flexible. ...
11  Cross word d  amour Answer the relationship questions below by filling in the blanks in the puzzle. Dm us  unforgiving...
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Subway Love Chapter 54
PUR  reviews honest to goodness  I dont know HOW or WHY I never heard of this brand before     It s LITTTTT    I got the d...
Latrice  Official Brand Ambassador
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Beauty
What Standards of Beauty do you subscribe to
We live in a world defined by beauty standards. Light skin vs dark, white vs black, fat vs skinny, tall vs short. It s lit...
As a black community, we are just starting to embrace therapy and alternative healing practices. One of our favorite place...
This isn t about pinning race against race, but merely an invitation to have a spa experience that creates space for us to...
We asked one question, How did you come up with your name Curves, Kinks, Confidence  The Curves Kinks Confidence name came...
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Fullah Luvv Magnetics
We have a very love hate relationship with lashes.  Kemsha  Well, I am a 38-year-old mortgage  Love the lashes, hate the g...
What does Luxury Meets Culture to you  For me, it means heritage and timelessness. We re living in a new era, things are c...
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Official Brand Ambassador  alaehciM
Let s Meet Micheala Micheala here  I m honoured to be an ambassador for Unforgivingly Pur. Cola and Rochelle s vibes is un...
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PURISTA
Elevate your shower experience with this Foot   Body Scrub from the Mountains   Blue Mountain   Biscuits For the Coffee Lo...
Wellness
Gracious words are a honeycomb, sweet to soul and healing to the bone  Provb. 16 24  Homeschooling shall not last forever....
How do you Self-Care 2020 was a year full of ups and downs to say the least. The need to prioritize wellness and self-care...
How do you Self-Care  Every morning before my kids wake up I take 30 mins to do some meditation to clear my mind and get m...
Champa Made with  Hydrosol
Herb Highlight  Hey Did You Know  The Champaca flower is known to be used as an aphrodisiac. Its intoxicating scent and se...
Is Wellness a luxury  A mom s view into modern wellness Written by Shruti Suresh.
Time is Luxury I remember back in 2016 how retailers and almost every industry began marketing wellness as the new luxury....
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Nature Walks   Fresh Air
Take a moment to smell the lavender....soothing Enjoy this calming sense in our Sweet Calm lavender deodorant
Rest   Wellness  Rest.  As  Our bodies are designed to rest. we  Our brains require that  rest  sufficiently,  so  that  i...
...for a hard day at the office, or for spending time with your children, or for cleaning your house from top to bottom.  ...
Making Self-care a Priority
What s the Outcome  Show how our lives can be changed by completing the puzzles below. What happens when you combine the t...
DEAR I ve found something else
What s the Outcome  Answers Storm   Strong Mind   Peace Often times as we go through life we expect that peace is a beauti...
Official Brand Ambassador  werD .siS
Let s Meet Sister Drew Hello, Purista   s   Allow me to introduce myself. I go by Sister Drew and I am so happy to be a br...
Fashion
SLAY Does it even have to be said  When it comes to the cross section of Luxury and Culture, we, people of colour definite...
PRESENTS
stylz W  hen we say luxury meets culture a brand  that  easily  Afriq.  keep our eyes focused on God every step of  Julian...
Shop Local  Let s discover a few of Toronto s hidden gems in the fashion industry.  Stock photo from Godisable Jacob on Pe...
J.V. Accessories  Handmade Accessories including this dope flat hat. www.jv-accessories.com IG   shop.jvaccessories
J.V. Accessories  Handmade Accessories incl. these gorgeous satin robes. www.jv-accessories.com IG   shop.jvaccessories
Inspir   par Dieu  Faith based T-shirts www.inspirepardieu.weeblly.com IG   inspirepardieu
Stylz Afriq  Beautiful Iconic African fashion www.StylzAfriQ.com IG   _afriqstylz  S ty l  Afriq  Styl Afriq
Photographer  K. Hylton Model  Angaer Textile artist  FLIPSBSC  Winifred Taylor  Artistic Swimwear for the wanderlust in y...
 Soi  Official is a brand that connects with women who are on their journey of fearlessly becoming their best  Soi   self ...
NYKWALE  Custom Afrocentric pieces. www.Nykwale.ca IG   nykwale
Unforgivingly Pur. is a lifestyle. Our goal is to inspire you to live a life that is bold, natural,   authentic. We ve bro...
nooS gnimoC PUR. I. STA Someone who lives bold, clean, natural and without synthetics  incl. personality
A ut  Bold. Natural. Authentic. h  en  tic.  ng. Stro  nt. fide Con  se  d.  Bles  ld. Bo  nooS gnimoC
Coming Soon  Dear Stress Let s break  u p   G a lla n g, na h b a d d a mi  Buss a Blank fi yuh true fren Dem    Sincerely...
Samantha Official Brand Ambassador
Let s Meet Samantha My Name is Samantha Hassell. I was born on the beautiful Island of Jamaica and grew up on the lovely 3...
Our Stories
BLACK LUXURY  BLACK IS  CULTURE  BLACK IS  LUXURY  BLACK IS  CULTURE
WE ARE KINGS. WE ARE QUEENS     The battles that count aren   t the ones for gold     Never be limited by other people   s...
Black stories need to be told.  A part of black culture is storytelling, but not everyone has the luxury of talking about ...
The Day I Fought for My Blackness  There was only a handful of black  The nerve of this man, he couldn t  people at my new...
Black stories need to be Heard.
 He Couldn   t  Br e a . .t. .h . .e  My journal after hearing and reading the headlines about the public execution of Geo...
He Couldn   t Breathe My journal after hearing and reading the headlines about the public execution of George Floyd. No ed...
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Black People need to be Protected.
The Woes of Housing While Written by Cola Black I finally found a potential apartment. It was a two bedroom with two bathr...
The Woes Of Housing While Black On my way, I called my mom and explained the  They can do that  No, it can   t be. That ca...
Black Families need to feel secure.
Despite the many traumatic experiences   negative media narratives towards black people or people of color  let s continue...
Reset. Let the water wash away the stress
Food
UNFORGIVINGLY GOOD  LUX FOOD There   s a interesting mystery, pull, and intrigue about eating at fancy restaurants because...
Is Food Medicine  Let s explore with plant based personal chef Chef Sta  l  The Humble Beginnings As a young girl bare foo...
Nouvelles Aventures It makes perfect sense for my career paths and my search for knowledge while being my own lab rat all ...
Freedom is Luxury Soup Joumou
Soup joumou C A L A B A S H   P L A N T  S Q U A S H  B A S E D  S O U P  V E R S I O N    RECIPE BY CHEF STA  L  Serving ...
FOCUS ON ME THE LUXURIES OF JAMAICA  Mouthwatering, Fall off the bone, Oxtail
Oxtail  Pizza          When we think Luxury Jamaican cuisine, oxtail is often placed on that list mostly based off of pric...
Key Lime Pie  Ingredients  For the crust   1.5 cups graham cracker crumbs 1 3 cup packed brown sugar 4 tbsp melted butter ...
Soursop Drink  A Caribbean drink that the best of both worlds  it s super delicious and nutritious. Packed with fibre and ...
Local Food Businesses
Lignum Honey Blue Mountain Coffee ...Honey   The warm tropical flavour and viscosity of the Coffee Blossom Honey is a resu...
ssensuoicsnoC ,ecneinevnoC ,erutluC  With culture in mind, this socially conscious brand brings us the luxury of  health  ...
Fruit n Veg to go With Deliveries from Shelbourne to Oshawa, Fruit n Veg To Go ensures the community stays healthy by deli...
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Unwind. Why sit with worry when you can unwind surronded by some of lifes greatest treasures
A H Arts   Healing
Melissa Melissa Falconer Falconer
Is art more Luxury or more Culture  I think art is more culture than luxury. I think art itself is an expression of cultur...
Feels like a new face  My whole face feels amazing. I use this 1-2 times a week, and after every use I m SHOCKED at how gr...
Justine Justine Owen Owen Another amazing black woman with super abilities is Justine Owen. I met her at University while ...
Justine Owen, also known as  steenzvoice on Instagram and Twitter, is a multi-talented singer from Scarborough, Ontario. S...
s s e ni s u B
There is luxury within our communities.  We ve explored many different ideas  Throughout our business journey we  and pers...
My name is Staphanie Leah, I am the the founder of Akazi Community Outreach which is a network of women from different div...
What Makes You Bold    Team Bold As Toronto s favorite e-market, we strive to illuminate our community and thank those tha...
 Okay, so I ordered after someone shared your company on her story. And, I m happy that I don t have to regret it. I ve be...
In business how does luxury meet culture  We ve been a  teambold member since inception and it s been such a refreshing pa...
Create , Inspire, Embrace For Blac   Bold luxury is the essence of our culture. The way in which our community uses the in...
 We curate style, cultivate movements, and forge influence   Simone King
A safe Space for Black Businesses Re-Envisioned When we heard about this new IG page that was promoting local black owned ...
testimonial    Well done ladies    It   s not easy to please my skin, I have a lot of knowledge when it comes to skin care...
Goals   God We  have  inspire  Follow Your Dreams  dreams  and  and  create  visions  a  real  of  how  impact  we  will  ...
Wellness Tip  Everyone find their own retreat space.  Dr. Eileen Feliciano  UnforgivinglyPur
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