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7 Things You May Not Know About Afrocenchix as we mark 7 years

7 Things You May Not Know About Afrocenchix as we mark 7 years

We don't celebrate enough as a company. 7 years ago today, on July 22nd 2010, Joycelyn and Rachael registered Afrocecenchix as a company. Since then we have had some massive ups and some catastrophic downs. Given the fact that 80% of businesses fail in the first 18 months, 7 years is a huge accomplishment! We're celebrating by partying at Afropunk this weekend & sharing some fun facts about Afrocenchix. 1. Two teenagers started Afrocenchix with £100 When founders Joycelyn & Rachael met at university, they discussed their hair and skin woes and Afrocenchix began with a small investment of £50 from each of...

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We've been Shortlisted for two BBFA Awards!

We've been Shortlisted for two BBFA Awards!

We are pleased to announce that we are Black Beauty and Fashion Awards 2017 Finalists! Thank you for voting in the People’s Choice awards. We are Finalists for Best Natural Hair Care Brand & Best Shampoo BBFAwards is a people’s choice award, and winners are determined via votes collected in an online poll from consumers across the UK.  BBFA allows the general public to speak up for their most loved beauty, hair and skincare brands as well as the opportunity to discover amazing new products.  Black Beauty and Fashion Awards shall be launching officially at the House of Commons on the...

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Afrocenchix Shortlisted for a Precious HABA Award!

Afrocenchix Shortlisted for a Precious HABA Award!

Our super natural hair moisturiser Smooth is up for an award. Celebrate with us! Enjoy a free full sized bottle with any order 13th-14th May. Simply add Smooth to your cart and use the code HABA.

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Hair Science: Afro Hair Care Innovation at InCosmetics

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Hair Science: Afro Hair Care Innovation at InCosmetics

Hair Science: Afro Hair Care Innovation from the InCosmetics Conference At Afrocenchix we believe hair science is important when making natural hair care products. We strive to stay at the leading edge of afro hair care innovation. That's why we work closely with our formulations scientist and cosmetic chemist. Collaboration with scientists and ongoing learning is part of making sure our products are effective and top quality. We also learn about new developments through conferences such as InCosmetics. This year the InCosmetics conference was in London for the first time in 15 years. Hundreds of exhibitors came together to showcase the latest developments in personal...

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We've Been Nominated for Best Brand & Best Shampoo!

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We've Been Nominated for Best Brand & Best Shampoo!

 Afrocenchix Nominated for Best Brand & Best Shampoo We are pleased to announce that Afrocenchix has been nominated for the BBFAs in two categories! Please support us with a vote for Best Natural Hair Care Brand and Best Shampoo by 31st July 2017.  1. Visit bbfawards.com 2. Go to 'BEST SHAMPOO' & scroll down and click vote under Swish 3. Scroll to click submit vote and enter details Repeat for 'BEST NATURAL HAIR CARE BRAND' It only takes a minute and you'll be entered into a £500 prize draw 🏆 Why we think Afrocenchix should win Best Brand & Best Shampoo Since we started...

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