Looking for graduation hairstyles for natural hair? We know that things are a bit up in the air at the moment, but all those years of hard work are coming to an end (and regardless of if it's IRL or virtual) you want to look the part.
Nicole Crentsil: Women Doing Bits Series
Nicole Crentsil is a Ghanaian-British cultural curator, entrepreneur and investor based in London. Nicole is the CEO of Black Girl Fest – a platform dedicated to Black women, girls and non-binary people. She’s also the founder of BIG SIS, a new network supporting the personal development of creative working women....
Abadesi Osunsade: Women Doing Bits Series
This week, we speak to Abadesi Osunsade the founder and CEO of Hustle Crew, which is a diversity-in-tech community and training company. She’s also the author of Dream Big. Hustle Hard: The Millennial Woman's Guide to Success in Tech and co-host of the podcast Techish.
Tobi Oredein: Women Doing Bits Series
Tobi Oredein is an award-winning women's lifestyle journalist, media entrepreneur, and international public speaker. Based in London, Tobi focuses on race, feminism, beauty politics & popular culture, and is the CEO and founder of Black Ballad, a lifestyle website for the black and mixed women.
Women Doing Bits: Sharmadean Reid & Rachael Corson In Conversation
This March, we happily announced a new Afrocenchix’s series called Women Doing Bits on Friday 5th March. The series would see us talking to impressive women in our community (like Bola Sol, Abadesi Osunsade, Nicole Crentsil and Sharmadean Reid) about what they do, how they came up with their big ideas and...
Bola Sol: Women Doing Bits Series
This week, we speak to Bola Sol who is a financial coach, passionate about helping women come together to discuss money matters and wants to help build more financial confidence in everyone. She is the creator of Rich Girl Chronicles (a personal finance accountability group for women) and can be...
5 Tips For Being Confident Wearing Your Natural Hair
Let’s be honest, learning how to be confident wearing your natural hair is almost 99% of the journey. Want some practical tips for being confident when wearing your natural hair? We have some helpful tips that’ll aid in getting you comfortable with your natural hair in all its glory!
Why Afrocenchix Supports Fairtrade
Fairtrade Fortnight is around the corner and although this year is a little different, we wanted to take the time to thank everyone who supports Fairtrade by buying our moisturiser Smooth, which is made with organic, Fairtrade shea butter.
4 Things To Know About How To Recycle Your Beauty Products
Do you recycle your beauty products or did you know that you could recycle your beauty empties? The sad truth is a lot of us are very good with recycling when it comes to kitchen waste but as soon as we enter other areas such as the bathroom, we just...
8 Ways To Celebrate Valentine’s Day In Lockdown
Valentine’s Day is looking very different this year, with many of us thinking how can I celebrate Valentine’s Day or Galentine’s Day in lockdown? Don't worry, we’ve rounded up eight covid-secure ways to celebrate this special day. Whether you’re single or in a couple, we have something for everyone!
The Ultimate Black & Natural Hair Glossary
An natural hair glossary for all your questions and needs when figuring out the terminology used in the Afro-hair world.
What’s the Difference Between Vegan & Cruelty-free Beauty Products?
Vegan and Cruelty Free – what’s the difference?? We know it can be confusing as a consumer trying to navigate this complex beauty world, which is why this World Vegan Month, we put together this comprehensive guide to help you select products like an expert and shop like a beauty...
2020 Best Christmas Gifts from Black British Businesses
It's the most wonderful time of year again! We love the festive period (although, granted this year might be a little different!) as it's perfect time to show our family and friends how much we love them with a thoughtful gift.
Black HairSTORY: Afrocenchix's Celebration of Historical Black Women
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.