What does Cruelty-Free mean? Cruelty-free is a catch-all term for products which have not been tested on animals. There are several standards and associated logos out there which signal that a product is cruelty-free....
Why We Love Aloe Vera!
With over 500 species, Aloe Vera has become a powerful staple in many industries. From health to cosmetics, we all can find a use for aloe in our locks! Anti-Dandruff We all know how frustrating dandruff can be. Aloe Vera can work wonders on scalps in reducing unwanted flakes.
Benefits Of Coconut Oil For Hair
Over the years, coconut oil has taken the mainstream hair care industry by storm as a natural super ingredient for afro hair, with many of the curl community already on board the coconut train. But why is coconut oil so popular, and how can you use it? Find out below!
Benefits Of Almond Oil
Almond oil, also known as Prunus Amygdalus is native to Iran and other surrounding countries...The seeds are pressed while extracting almond oil, revealing the glorious liquid we love so much. But what are the real benefits of almond oil for our curls? Find out below!
2021 Best Christmas Gifts from Black British Businesses
It's the most wonderful time of year again! We love the festive period (and we're glad things are slowly coming back to normalcy!) as it's perfect time to show our family and friends how much we love them with a thoughtful gift.
5 Easy Tips To Make Your Hair Routine More Eco-friendly
Wondering how to make your hair routine more eco-friendly? Let’s be honest, many of us would love to reduce our impact on the environment but most of us don’t know where to start. That’s why we’ve pulled together our top five easy tips for making your hair routine more eco-friendly.
5 Reasons to Love The Afrocenchix Essential Accessories Pack!
Excited by the prospect of styling your hair, but unsure if the accessories you are using are the best for you hair? Worry no more! Afrocenchix has launched an Essential Accessories Pack, so you can rest at ease because they are friendly for afro/curly hair – and in fact for...
4 Itchy Scalp Treatment Products You’ll Love
Looking for itchy scalp treatment products? Many mainstream products contain artificial fragrances which can cause health issues (like asthma, eczema, muscle pain, bloating, sinus pain, fatigue, eye irritation, gastrointestinal problems, headaches, dizziness and burning or itching skin irritations). So we would recommend using products (like Afrocenchix – we never use parabens, sulphates,...
Afro Hair Products and Silicones: Why to Avoid Them
With so much much conflicting information around on the internet, we've put together a simple guide to understanding how silicones can affect your afro hair. Read on to learn how silicones in your Afro Hair products impact your Afro Hair routine.
6 common homemade hair treatments that don’t work
With homemade 'natural' Afro hair products gaining traction, we wanted to clear up if they are more effective for hair use. Will these simple recipes full of avocado and egg save you money in the long run? It may be better to eat the ingredients rather than waste them on...
How to Choose the Best Afro Hair Products For You
The secret for finding that coveted perfect afro hair product combination is simple. You don't need to select exotic ingredients to look great and feel like a hair model! You don't need to spend your entire pay check and get products from far flung corners of the globe. You can sit in...
Why do natural ingredients work wonders on afro hair?
Many people wonder whether swapping over from "mainstream" or synthetic-based hair products to natural hair care really makes a difference to their afro hair. In this blog, we'll explain why your natural hair loves products with natural ingredients.
Do I really need to use a scalp oil for my afro hair?
What can a scalp oil afro hair product do for your hair? Do you need to use one? What are the benefits? Check out our blog for all the answers!
How to Understand the Ingredients List on Your Afro Hair Products
Studies have shown that a large number of products targeted at Black women contain harmful and toxic ingredients that have been linked to fibroids and cancer. With such alarming findings, it’s no surprise that black women are becoming more ingredient conscious and leaning towards using natural cosmetics. At the Afrocenchix HQ,...
What afro hair products do you need to take on holiday?
For most of us, the biggest challenge when it comes to preparing for a holiday is packing our suitcase. Deciding what clothes to bring usually takes up the largest portion of time – but there’s something equally as important: Our afro hair products.
What are the best afro hair products for the summer?
Keeping your afro hair beautiful this summer doesn’t have to be difficult and – to be honest – is pretty simple to do with the right afro hair products. Take a closer look at the best afro hair products for summer in this blog.