Articles by: DeRio
Jenero DeRio.....Image consultant, deejay, proud father and an enthusiast for quality of life. Jenero embodies a culture that is eclectic both in tradition and modernity and as diverse as his heritage. The Estilo culture is a concept through which quality of life is achieved and improved through a series of attitudes and behaviors that shape the ideal male. The great great grandson of Angola and great grandson of Colombia is a living archive of the African journey into the New World. Representing African, American and Latin American themes in his multimedia presentations, Jenero offers a new direction for men of all persuasions and economic circumstance.

by / on February 5, 2013 at 2:02 am / in Young Blazers

Black History Month

Pilot, 23, completes round-the-world trip. A 23-year-old pilot landed his single-engine plane as onlookers cheered Wednesday, becoming what he says is the youngest person to fly solo around the world. Before ending his three-month trip, Barrington Irving circled the Opa-locka [...]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 7:04 pm / in Grooming, Health, Young Blazers

Protruding Instrusion

As your body enters various stages of manhood, you may notice accelerating hair growth in some areas, with slower hair growth in others. As a part of your A.M. grooming, examine your face for stray hairs while paying very close [...]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 6:35 pm / in Dating, Philosophy

Dome Duty

With the resurgence of classic head-wear such as “The Derby, The Fedora and The Boater,” men of discerning taste are gravitated back to these charming accessories. Unlike other accessories, your head-wear carries a greater social responsible – and in choosing [...]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 5:53 pm / in Philosophy, Protocol, Young Blazers

Hand To Hand

Here’s another social exchange that tends to be a unconscionable act. Handing over money to another. When we’re repaying back, loaning, or handing over dough to a clerk, the way it’s done can convey your social upbringing, and or, how [...]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 5:29 pm / in Health, Philosophy

Be That you Wish to Raise

Are we raising a nation of kids that will reflect our behavior? This can be a harsh reality for some. Take a moment to ponder your personal temperament in the presence of your kids. What behavior traits are you wanting to [...]

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by / on February 1, 2013 at 4:52 pm / in Protocol, Young Blazers


Whether you’re at a business function, a social event, or just out and about, the more people you interact with, broadens your circle of network.  Here are six tools to widened your circle. 1. Get comfortable initiating a self-introduction (smile, firm [...]

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by / on January 31, 2013 at 4:25 pm / in Attire

How To Tie a Neck Tie

<iframe src=”” width=”500″ height=”281″ frameborder=”0″ webkitAllowFullScreen mozallowfullscreen allowFullScreen></iframe> <p><a href=”″>How To Tie “Sharp for Men”</a> from <a href=””>Mike Mercuri</a> on <a href=””>Vimeo</a>.</p>

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by / on January 31, 2013 at 4:01 pm / in Health, Philosophy

HFCS High Frutos Corn Syrup

HFCS is present more often than we’re aware of it. Ideally, we would want to steer clear of the consumption of unhealthy additives. By doing so, we’re more likely to make healthier food choices. This chart gives us insight on [...]

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by / on January 30, 2013 at 8:59 pm / in Attire, Philosophy, Young Blazers

The Best Way to Clean your Glasses

Nearly 50% of Americans wear corrective glasses, according to the trade group Vision Council. And most of them are guilty of the biggest crime in lens care: Exhaling onto their lenses, then wiping the fog off with their shirt sleeves. [...]

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by / on January 30, 2013 at 8:49 pm / in Health, Philosophy

Sleep’s Surprising Effects on Hunger

Getting too little sleep often makes people feel hungrier than normal, leading to overeating and weight gain. A study in the journal Sleep found a biological reason for this that surprised the researchers. Lack of sleep triggers hormonal changes, but [...]

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