Currently, we’re going through an exciting period of growth and we need a new team member to manage our customer enquiries via email and our social channels, while keeping their ear on the ground to our community’s needs. The Weekend Social Media & Community Coordinator will act as the voice of our brand online and in person; growing, engaging with and reporting on our active community.
Could You Be Our Social Media & Community Coordinator?
Currently, we’re going through an exciting period of growth and we need a new team member to manage our customer enquiries via email and our social channels, while keeping their ear on the ground to our community’s needs. The Weekend Social Media & Community Coordinator will act as the voice of...
Celebrating 10 Years of Afrocenchix! Transforming the Beauty Industry
It’s been 10 years since Joycelyn & Rachael met at university and bonded over a shared problem. Their haircare and beauty products were threatening their health and they didn’t work. A decade on and Afrocenchix has delivered over 25,000 safe, effective products to people all over the world!
A Message to Our Community – Black Lives Matter
As a community, we‘re collectively grieving. Many of us are feeling angry, sad or numb. We want to see justice and want to see an end to racially motivated murder in our generation. But it’s hard to know what we can do. We feel powerless to make a change as...
Navigating Covid-19 – Surviving & Adapting as a Small Business
Afrocenchix was born out of recession. In 2008, when the last economic crisis occurred, Joycelyn and I met, then started mixing products in our university kitchen soon after. We registered as a business in 2010, simply to collect the prize for the Ethical & Sustainable Business Innovation Competition we’d won....
Join our kitchen team as a Production Assistant
Join our kitchen team as a Production Assistant! Need a temporary gig? Join our in house production team. Who knows where working for our award-winning and fast growing business could take you! We are looking for passionate people to join our in-house production team. We make incredible natural products for Afro hair including shampoos, creams...
We've been nominated for a Sunday Times Style Beauty Award!
We’ve just been nominated in The Sunday Times Style Beauty Awards 2020 in the Best Afro Hair Brand category! It’s a huge honour to receive a nomination for the largest consumer-voted beauty awards in the UK and we wish to thank you for your support.
Event Summary: Reach for the Stars - Launch your 2020 Goals with Afrocenchix
On Thursday, January 23rd we hosted our 'Reach for the Stars' goal-setting event (with a panel and workshop) to coincide with the launch of our new silicone-free conditioner, Swirl. Read up on everything that happened at our first event of the year!
Get Social with Afrocenchix!
Create a career you love with Afrocenchix Want to make up each morning excited to go to work because your contribution counts? Join us at Afrocenchix and build a career that works for you. We're looking for a Social Media & Content Coordinator to join our growing team.
We Need You! Can You Fill Our Entry Level Operations Role?
Work a job you love with Afrocenchix! At Afrocenchix we’re going through an exciting period of growth and we need a Packing Operations Coordinator to process customer and business orders in line with company targets. We have the unique opportunity of being the first Afro hair brand in Wholefoods UK and...
The best conditioner you’ll ever use? Here’s 7 reasons why you need Swirl
Swirl started with a dream. We wanted every woman with Afro or curly hair to look and feel her best. We wanted all women to be confident knowing that wash day wasn’t full of toxic nasties. We wanted to make sure detangling didn't clog drains and oceans with harmful microplastics....
Afrocenchix take home ‘SME Business of the Year’ and ‘Entrepreneur of the Year’ in 2019 Precious Awards!
The Precious Awards celebrate and champion ambitious women of colour that are growing innovative and successful brands. The 13th annual Precious Awards were held at The Waldorf on November 8th, 2019. Afrocenchix founders Rachael Corson and Joycelyn Mate won two awards including the SME Business of the Year Award.
Event Summary: Mummy & Me with Hannah Lee & Jamelia
On Saturday, September 14th we hosted mothers, fathers and children at our Mummy & Me event. Our co-founder Rachael Corson spoke to author, Hannah Lee about the inspiration behind her new illustrated children's book My Hair and artist, Jamelia about the importance of children loving their hair.
Afro Tea & Chat 2019
The sun shone down on us as we enjoyed our annual Tea & Chat at The Holiday Inn, Stratford with some of our wonderful customers. We discussed the realities of wearing natural afro and curly hair among other topics!
Afro Hair & Beauty Live 2019
Over the bank holiday weekend, we were at our first Afro Hair & Beauty Live event! We launched our new look packaging the same day and had lots of inquisitive attendees coming to our stall to try our products. Read more
We're updating our prices and launching a new look and our subscription service!
We’re excited to announce that next Saturday we’ll finally be launching our new look which includes the brand new packaging so many of you voted for! View this post on Instagram Thank you to everyone who voted! We’ve totalled up the #whiteisalright👍🏻 and #brownformycrown👑 results from indiegogo, insta, Facebook, Twitter and...
Afrocenchix selected for Backstage London accelerator alongside 4 Black Owned Businesses
We're pleased to announce that Afrocenchix is among the first 25 companies backed by Backstage Capital’s new global accelerator program! We're honoured to be in the inaugural cohort with fellow black-owned businesses Gal-dem, Trim-It, Tambua Health and Vitae London who are all doing amazing things. We've spoken before about how little venture capital is invested in women and founders of...