Dry scalp can often be flaky and itchy, and it’s one of the most common problems that many women with Afro hair and others face. Wondering why you have dry scalp? Our comprehensive guide covers everything: from symptoms, common causes, and how to treat your dry scalp.
Dandruff vs. Dry Scalp: What's the Difference?
Dandruff vs Dry Scalp – do your scalp issues have you confused? It’s very easy to confuse dandruff and dry scalp as the symptoms can be similar. But we’re here to help you decipher the difference. So you can finally know whether you actually have dandruff or if your scalp...
Afro Hair Care - The Ultimate Guide for 2021
Caring for afro hair can be tricky when you're not sure where to start. At Afrocenchix we help bust the myths that afro hair is unprofessional, unattractive and unmanageable. We believe all afro hair is beautiful!
The Truth About Co Washing Hair
Wondering what is co washing hair? Well, let us explain: co washing has fast become popular with the curly and afro hair community, and it is the practice of ‘washing’ one’s hair with a cleansing conditioner or a conditioner (hence the apt name!). But is it worth skipping the shampoo...
How to Care for Your Natural Hair Under a Wig
It’s no secret how effective protective styles like wigs can be in helping to protect natural hair – c’mon, the name says it all. They’re a great way to switch up your style, grow your hair out or protect it as it recovers from conditions like alopecia.
5 Tips for How to Stop an Itchy Scalp ASAP
Wondering how to stop an itchy scalp? At Afrocenchix, we always focus on creating and maintaining a healthy hair care routine because it’s vital to maintain a healthy scalp. Read on to discover five tips to help stop your itchy scalp in its tracks.
Why Is My Scalp so Itchy? 4 Common Causes and Fixes
Have you ever wondered: why is my scalp so itchy? There are many itchy scalp causes and most people will have an itchy scalp at least once or twice in their lifetime. Read on to discover four of the most common causes of itchy scalp and to get relief from...
How to care for your child's afro hair to prevent nits and head lice
Every year, schools up and down the UK warn children (and parents) of threat that is head lice - and every year, the number of head lice outbreaks increases when school goes back. Find out how to prevent your nits and head lice with these hair care tips.
Itchy Scalp? Here's What You Should Know
This post was originally published on 15th March 2019. Due to its popularity, it was updated with the new tips on 6th May 2020. Itchy scalp (also known as scalp pruritus) is one of the most frustrating, yet common problems that many people with Afro hair and others face. Often an...