Festive season is just around the corner - you can feel it in the air (and TV ads) but you are desperately in need of inspiration for your christmas presents. Afraid not! We’ve done all the work for you and picked awesome gifts from black owned brands that will definitely impress friends and family.
Wheeeennnnnn I decided I was going to become a 'serious' stylist, I faced so many challenges and the biggest one (as I have only come to realise) was myself. I was and continue to be my biggest challenge and having spoken to a fellow stylist I know I am not the only one. When I wrote my first blog for Afrocks I did not sleep the night before publication. People, the doubt that plagued me that night...even bush tea couldn't help me.
I had been feeling quite down for a while, but emotionally it all hit me one night, at around 1.42am as I was staring at my laptop screen, completely drained. The past few weeks had been quite challenging, to say the least, and looking at the numbers, the upcoming weeks would be equally tough.
When Afrocks meet with Afrocenchix founders Rachael and Joycelyn, it's always to ask cool questions. Sometimes. Anyway, we discuss Crowdfunding, beauty products and chicken wings...yes!
Our Co-Founder and CRO Regis shares his experience on becoming an entrepreneur against the odds after being turned down in a job interview for wearing his locs.