• Charcoal Infused Make Up Brushes
    Beauty,  Cruelty Free

    CHARCOAL MAKE UP BRUSHES | VEGAN & ANTI-MICROBIAL

    Activated charcoal is a beauty buzz-word this year. Be it toothpaste or face wash – it can all harness charcoal’s detoxifying and purifying properties. Now the ingredient is being infused into our make-up brushes, but what makes it so special? Charcoal has purifying properties and so is a great ingredient for skincare for blemish-prone skin. In a make-up brush, the charcoal also acts like an antibacterial shield to ensure that applying make up isn’t causing you break-outs.  Putting L.A.B.2’s cruelty…

  • Abroad,  Features,  Travel

    Norway Travel Guide | Winter in Tromso

    Looking for Norway travel tips? Last March, Barefaced’s Editor went on the trip of a lifetime to Tromso, a city in northern Norway and the stunning cultural hub above the Arctic Circle. While it may seem a little premature to post a Norway Travel Guide for winter, this type of trip is one to plan in advance and get in your diary now! So, let’s hop on into my Tromso, Norway Travel Guide…   When to travel to Norway We traveled to…

  • Cruelty Free,  Food,  Reviews,  Uncategorized

    Favourite snacks: When only something sweet will do

    When my body need a bit more energy or I’m just craving a snack, I’ll often grab a banana or some dates. But you can’t exactly dunk a banana in your tea, so when I trialed the three all new-in snacks below, I was very excited! I can now enjoy that sweet treat with my cuppa (still in moderation, mind you!) while not straying off the path of health.  Doisy & Dam SNAPS These new superfood SNAPS are thin, crunchy…

  • 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,  Skincare,  Tips,  Wellbeing

    A pamper guide for a summer’s night in

    Yes the evenings are longer, which for a lot of people means drinks on the roof terrace after work. For me right now it’s giving me time to dedicate to a relaxing night in filled with self-care. I’ve given the classic pamper night in a summer upgrade with some new favourites at Oliver Bonas to help you relax and rejuvenate. Of course you can just mix and match with your own favourite products to create your own personal haven at…