• Beauty,  Features,  Other features

    Stocking fillers for her

    Stocking fillers, little extras and secret Santa gifts.. read on to see our favourite picks for beauty lovers! This Works Sleep Stars, £15 Send a life-line to those who suffer sleepless nights at Christmas with this gorgeous bauble which includess the bestselling Deep sleep pillow spray 5ml, Sleep plus pillow spray 5ml, Sleep balm 8g. Find it here. Pixi Glow Tonic Mini, £10   This mini version of the cult classic Glow tonic will delight any skincare fanatic. It exfoliates and purifies…

  • Features,  Other features

    Move over Hygge, this new Swedish concept will help you get through Winter

    It’s that time of the year again, the thick jumpers and fluffy socks are out and as the rain hammers on windows and the roads turn icy, all you want to do is snuggle up on the sofa. Mys is the new trend set to take this winter by storm, taking over from last year’s obsession with hygge. What’s the difference? Both concepts are about feeling relaxed, cosy and comfortable but mys is a Swedish tradition, whereas hygge is a Danish tradition. With temperatures usually being much…

  • Editorial,  Features

    AVOID THE SEASONAL SLUMP

     The lovely people at Neat Nutrition offer advice on holding off the Autumnal slump… It’s official. The leaves are starting to fall and Summer is over. Gone are the hazy evenings sipping Aperol, beach holidays and going ‘out-out’ on weeknights. Autumn is just around the corner, the time of year when it’s harder than ever to motivate yourself to workout and far too tempting to watch Netflix with a tub of Ben and Jerry’s. Little wonder that people have been proven…

  • Features,  Interviews

    Can an App help with mental health?

    The mental health charity Mind, reports that 1 in 4 people will suffer from a mental health problem at some point in their lives. With an app available for pretty much everything, are there good alternative treatments and technology-based approaches to change the way we deal with mental health issues? For example, the rise of free apps like Breathe2Relax, Optimism and IntelliCare have allowed people to access help wherever they are (access to therapists in remote rural areas can sometimes…

  • Beauty,  Features,  Interviews,  Make-up

    Interview: Liz Tagg, make-up artist

    Barefaced was so excited to get the chance to quiz Liz Tagg, award-winning make-up artist and founder of the Iver Make-up Academy on her typical day and of course on some professional tips and tricks! Based in the heart of the prestigious Pinewood Studios, the Iver Make-up Academy offers real-world, on-set experience in Hair and Make-up to girls or boys wanting to start a career in the industry, providing diverse experience that champions traditional degree courses. Tutors at the academy have…