Review: Ionic Filter Spa Shower Head

Almost a year ago I wrote about how hard water can affect your beard, basically the hard water causes the scale like structure (as below) to stand out and so your beard tangles more. Also the soaps and shampoo’s dont lather as much in hard water. The Essex tap water is harder than Conor McGregor, […]

What is the difference between Beard Balm and Beard Butter?

What is the difference between Beard Balm and Beard Butter?

So apparently there is sometimes some confusion on the difference between these two products, so what is the difference between Beard Balm and Beard Butter? Well let’s have a look at a balm and a butter. The two I have chosen are Balbo Beard Co Balm #5 which is a favourite of mine and Beardlab Darwin […]

Nut Free Beard Care Products

Nut Free Beard Care Products

Recently I have had a few conversations about Nut Free Beard Products. The first was a guy on ‘Guardians of the Beard’ group as one of the guys is now dating a girl who has nut allergy and then today I received a message asking if I had thought about the topic. Now I admit […]

Scrubbed Up

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Newsletter of the Guild of Craft Soap & Toiletry Makers The Guild of Craft Soap and Toiletry Makers (GCSTM) is a non-commercial peer support network which provides information and guidelines about handmade soap crafting and the EU legislation that regulates the cosmetics and toiletries industry. GCSTM is run by volunteers who give their time freely […]

Zec’s Half Century Beard Care Giveaway

Zec’s Half Century Beard Care Giveaway ENTRY TO DRAW IS NOW OPEN ON ‘Guardians of the Beard’ Okay, I know that it is incredibly hard to believe that this month I will be 50, my youthful boyish looks make it seem that I am not telling the truth, but alas it is true and in […]

Beard oils damaged in post

Beard oils damaged in post.

Today I saw a post on Facebook from a beard care brand about some beard oils that had been damaged during delivery. The customer had made contact and there was some question of who’s responsibility this was. So if you receive some Beard oils damaged in post, what should you do? First off I think […]