Shopping Cart

Your cart is empty

Continue Shopping

The Ultimate Guide To Swimming With Natural Hair

Swimming and natural hair – let’s be honest, it can play havoc with your locks. Chlorine and saltwater can be extremely drying to afro hair, which can lead to a multitude of issues such as damaged hair and breakage. This is why it’s so important to make sure you're using the right hair products as it is to make sure you are wearing a swim cap to protect your hair while swimming.

The Ultimate Guide To Swimming With Natural Hair

Swimming and natural hair – let’s be honest, it can play havoc with your locks. Chlorine and saltwater can be extremely drying to afro hair, which can lead to a multitude of issues such as damaged hair and breakage. This is why it’s so important to make sure you're using...

Does All Hair Matter?

We recently received a Trustpilot review that sparked much conversation in our team.

A Quick Ting With Zainab Kwaw-Swanzy

Afrocenchix catches up with Zainab Kwaw-Swanzy, the wonderful author of A Quick Ting On The Black Girl Afro.

Summer Hair Care - 8 Easy Tips For Great Hair

Want to create the perfect summer hair routine? Look no further than our ultimate summer hair care guide...

Toxic Ingredients In Black Hair Products: 2022 Update

Haircare shouldn’t cost us our health. Yet for Black and mixed heritage women, mainstream shampoos and conditioners come with a huge risk.

20 Beautiful Wedding Hairstyles For Natural Hair

Love your curls and want to celebrate them on your big day? Need inspiration for wedding guest hairstyles for natural hair? You can do so much with your natural hair and here is your starting point! Browse some of our favourite looks courtesy of Pinterest, Instagram and more!

Afro Hair Care - The Ultimate Guide for 2022

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 Best Children’s Books To Keep Kids Entertained On Hair Wash Day

It might have taken an hour, it might have taken four, all I know is that it felt infinitely longer as a child so my mother became the master of distractions. There were snacks, sometimes our favourite TV shows, other times we’d sing along to music (dancing strictly forbidden of course)....

How To Braid Cornrows On Yourself

Curious about how to do cornrows? Always wanted to create cornrow styles? Then you’ve come to the right place. With our easy step-by-step video tutorial, you’ll be rocking cornrows in no time! 

Challenging Hair Discrimination In Schools

We need to have an honest conversation about discrimination in schools. The devastating case of Child Q has shocked many of us, but it’s sadly not an isolated incident...

Why We Use Fairtrade, Organic Shea Butter

Selling Shea butter is an important source of income for women living in Bolgatanga, a poverty stricken area in Ghana. The Akoma Cooperative Society brings these women and others together in the shared pursuit of working their way out of poverty and raising awareness about ethical sourcing. All the shea...

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.

How to do the Perfect Twist out on Natural Hair

Want to get the perfect twist out on your natural hair every time? Our simple tutorial will take you through how to achieve the perfect twist and then transform them into a beautifully defined twist out hairstyle perfect for all outings and events. The Afrocenchix team particularly loves this hairstyle...

How To Halo Braid Natural Hair: Video Tutorial

The Halo braid is the perfect protective hairstyle that also looks very pretty. It’s ideal for date night, weddings, and more. Just follow our easy to follow tutorial to learn how to nail doing the halo braid like a pro! 

8 Practical & Pretty Workout Hairstyles For Natural Hair

Looking for workout hairstyles perfect for natural hair? Then you're in luck. Don't let your hair hold you back from exercising. Whether you're a gym bunny, Yogi, CrossFit junkie, swimmer or avid runner – we have pretty and practical gym/workout hairstyles for natural hair. Although, we can't promise that they'll...

8 Glam New Year's Eve Styles for Natural Hair

New Year's Eve styles for natural hair? Yes, with everything that's going on, we know that this year is probably going to be a little different. But typically, New Year's Eve is a time to get your glad rags on. A time to reflect on the growth of the year behind and your...