This Black History Month, our focus is on lightening the weight. On telling stories of Black women who have overcome immense hurdles to make history. Against the odds, incredible Black women throughout history have made the world a better place. By sharing their stories, we hope to inspire change.
7 Celebrity Hairstyles We're Loving This Black History Month!
As October marks Black History Month, we thought we'd take the opportunity to celebrate and highlight our favourite black female celebrities and their beautiful hairstyles (as if we really need an excuse?!). From Issa Rae to Michaela Coel, read on to see the hairstyles (past and present) we can't get...
9 Black Owned Businesses to Support This Black Pound Day and Beyond
Black Pound Day is just around the corner! So, we thought we’d highlight some of our favourite black owned business to support this upcoming Black Pound Day and beyond. Read on to see the brands that have made the cut.
How to Work from Home Effectively
Looking for practical tips on how to navigate working from home? Read on for our advice on effective remote working.
The Best Christmas Gifts from Black British Businesses
Our favourite time of year is here, which means it's time for our black owned Christmas gift guide! We love the festive period as it's a great opportunity to show our family and friends how much we love them. One of our favourite ways to show love is with a...
10 Graduation styles that will make you want to rock your hair for graduation day
Graduation season is here! All those years of hard work are coming to an end - you want to look the part. Notice how everyone and their aunty expects you to straighten your hair? Don't be quick to cancel out rocking your natural hair, girl! We believe wholeheartedly that you can...
Natural Bridal Wedding Hairstyles
We love seeing brides glow with their natural crowns! Many women tell us that they've been talked out of wearing their natural hair for fear it won't look good on the big day. Unfortunately, afro hair has long been labelled as unattractive, unprofessional and unmanageable. Despite the natural hair movement,...
How to help your child embrace their afro hair
This blog is a guest piece by author Hannah Lee.Black hair is so beautiful. Learning how to love its intricate nature and appreciate how extraordinary it is can be made easier for children and young people with guidance from those around them. The following are some tips on how you...
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.
Best Afro Hair Products for the Gym
When you're working on your body, you need to make sure you're getting the best possible nutrition and hydration on the inside and out. Fitness pros like Elle Linton use Afrocenchix to make caring for afro and curly hair simple. Read on for help with your Afro Hair routine.
Your Afro Hair will Love These Recreational Activities
At Afrocenchix we always encourage a healthy lifestyle with good, hair care practice for Afro hair growth. Here are some fun activities that help you exercise with Afro hair and stimulate growth. and take a look at some fun activities that your hair will thank you for.
Super Tasty Treats for Healthy Afro Hair
If you’re anything like us at Afrocenchix HQ, one of the most enjoyable aspects of Christmas is FEASTING! Healthy eating means healthy Afro hair growth so we’ve put together a list of delicious Christmas recipes. These ones will tantalize our taste buds, satisfy our festive spirit AND help main our...
Black-Owned British Gifts that Support Our Community
It's that time of year again! Christmas is all about spending time with loved ones but who doesn't love to give a good gift?! Community is important to us and so we've compiled this gift list of goods by amazing black women and black-owned businesses.
Holiday Hair: Style Inspiration and Beach/Pool Care
We've all been there, after excitedly confirming flight and accommodation details and looking forward to blissful relaxation in a land of sun and sea we ask that question..."What am I going to do with my hair?" via GIPHY Holidays are meant to be about kicking back and enjoying a break — the last thing...
New study: vast majority of black hair products linked to disease
Last week a news article brought attention to a huge problem facing women: our beauty products can be hazardous to our health. A huge number of cosmetic products still contain parabens which have been linked in scientific studies to cancer, reduced muscle mass, weight gain and hormone disruption. Whilst all women...