Cruelty Free

We decided to create a 100% cruelty free hub on the Barefaced site! As we review things all around London and the world, the entire site (sadly, yet) cannot guarantee be completely cruelty-free, but we hope this section will encourage more to follow this lifestyle & see how easy it is to make small changes every day.

  • Beauty,  Cruelty Free

    Natural, vegan and multi-tasking: a holiday must-have

    Streamline your packing this summer with Dr. Bronner’s Miniature Pure Castile Liquid Soaps, as loved by Megan Markle, Bobbi Brown and Drew Barrymore amongst others. The travel size Pure Castile Liquid Soap is our perfect travel pal as it fits into hand luggage (59ml) and is an amazing multi-tasker meaning more space for that 2nd book you want to pack! The entirely natural, vegan, organic, biodegradable and fair trade soaps can be used for almost anything: hand soap, shampoo, body wash, household…

  • Beauty,  Cruelty Free,  Make-up


    MEMI is a beauty brand comprising professional standard makeup products, cosmetics brushes and skincare.  All products in the range are cruelty free (PETA approved) – the majority are vegan (apart from MEMI Miracle Moisturiser and MEMI Define and Shape Contour Duo which includes beeswax) -and prices start at just £10 for a lipgloss. Launched by inspiring young entrepreneurs, 21-year-old Millie Watson and Jack Thompson, MEMI – short for Me, Myself and I and pronounced ‘Me-My’ – prides itself on providing the quality, luxury and style of much-loved,…

  • Beauty,  Cruelty Free,  mainfeature,  Skincare,  Tips


    Access to clean, safe water is a basic human right – yet 1 in 9 people don’t. World Water Day, on 22nd March 2018, prompts the world to stop and think about ‘nature-based solutions to the water challenges we face today’. World Water Day is coordinated by UN-Water – the UN’s inter-agency collaboration mechanism for all freshwater related issues – in collaboration with governments and partners and unless we take action, our oceans will contain more plastic than fish by 2050. Moving towards…

  • Cruelty-free scrub
    Beauty,  Cruelty Free,  Skincare


    Phew, the snow seems to *finally* have melted (in London at least!), so it’s officially time to get Spring ready! I have two new cruelty-free beauty finds I want to rave about, both which work to help wake up tired winter skin that’s been covered up in layers for way too long! Cruelty-free & vegan faves to spring clean your bod! First off, it’s really important to regularly exfoliate the body – even in the winter months, but I’ve been more about eating the sugar rather than using…

  • Cruelty Free,  Food,  mainfeature,  Recipes


    With Pancake Tuesday coming up I wanted to trial some vegan pancake recipes, as I don’t eat dairy and eggs but don’t want to miss out on delicious pancake fun! I found this vegan pancake recipe to be the best of them all in terms of ease to make, access to ingredients and of course, taste! Give it a try and let me know what your favourite toppings are! Vegan Pancake Recipe INGREDIENTS 1cup flour (whichever kind you prefer) 1 tablespoon sugar 2 tablespoons baking powder…