Blackpools First Beard and Moustache Competition. Sponsored by Barbershop Beard The Sandgrown Beardsmen are hosting Blackpool’s 1st ever Beard and Moustache competition sponsored by Barbershop Beard. We are incredibly proud to be sponsoring the event, with bottles of our Beard Oil up for grabs for the winners. The Sandgrown Beardsmen […]

Blackpools First Beard and Moustache Competition.

A Few months back we heard Capital Radio Presenter Adam Brown, discussing his beard and collection of beard oils. We like to spread the Beard Oil love, so we sent over a couple of bottles of our finest, Original Scent and Love Sick LDN oils and asked if Adam would be interested […]

Q&A with Capital Radio, Drive Time Presenter, Adam Brown

  Over here at Barbershop Beard we like to be aware of all beard related goings on, so when we heard there was a dating/social app for the whiskered amongst us, which wished to ‘connect those with beards to those who want to stroke beards’, our interest was piqued. We first […]

Q&A with Sam from Bristlr

A month or two ago, Barbershop Beard jumped on the M61 and headed to Blackpool for a photo shoot at 279 Church Street Barbers, run by Mick Sowerby, member and host of the Sandgrown Beardsmen. In our never ending search for gents with epic facial hair, we asked if he might […]

We talk Beards with The Sandgrown Beardsmen: Blackpool.

Barbershop Beard Product Shoot
The Barbershop crew headed over to Blackpool to spend the day with the Sandgrown Beardsmen at 279 Church St Barbers, who showed up in their finest attire and with some amazing whiskers for us to snap. Check out our video blog below for a catch up with Barbershop Beard founder, […]

279 Church Street Shoot and Video Blog.

We recently met up with Fred Siriex from channels 4s First Dates to pick his brains about boxing, romance and all things beard related. Enjoy…   ”A beard relaxes more than wine. All I need to do is stroke it and I can do that at will.” Q: What’s the best […]

Fred Siriex. Q&A

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Our friends over at, have given us a bit of a feature and spent a couple of weeks using our flagship, Original Scent Beard Oil. Here’s what they had to say about us. If you get the chance, head over to their site and show them some love.   […]

Beard Trimmer Bay, Barbershop Beard Original Scent Beard Oil Review

From beard baubles and glitter, social medias influence on the whiskered amongst us and how the vikings chose to condition their chin straps. Our good friend MartinNotFamous has whipped us up a great new post…. Have a read and don’t forget to check out the shop for new deals and […]


We recently caught up with our  bearded friend John Brayford, of Sheffield United. We’ve been monitoring this mans beard for a while now and I’m sure you’ll agree, its a thing of sheer decadence. He kindly agreed to take five minutes out of his busy schedule, to answer a few […]

Q & A with Sheffield Uniteds, John Brayford.

Barbershop Beard proudly announce our Ltd Edition Original Scent Boot Dubbin. So what is boot dubbin? Soften, Condition and Waterproof your Boots and Brogues. Our Original Scent boot dubbin will revitalise previously tired leather. Made from all natural ingredients, our Original Scent boot dubbin will leave your boots looking and smelling great, […]

Barbershop Beard Boot Dubbin

We recently met up with Mick Sowerby the Owner of 279 Church Street Barbers Blackpool and he kindly agreed to answer our questions.                   Can you tell us about how/why you became a Barber?

Q & A with Mick Sowerby. Church Street Barbers

Beard Bundle A monthly beard care subscription service When you subscribe to any of of thier Bundles you are signing up to receive reoccurring bundles of Beard Grooming products filled with a variety of products sent to your doorstep every month. Beard Bundles will never have the exact same product […]

The Beard Bundle

  This month I’m going to pick the brains from the owner and creator of one of my favourite scented oils on the market Mat from Barbershop Beard. Can you try and give our readers a bit of a background on yourself? I’m 32, I live in Manchester, England, I’m […]


Barbershop beard Brand Owner, Mat Wheelhouse
  We are proud to announce that The Fat Cat Club Lytham are now official stockists of Barbershop Beard. I took a trip over to visit them last week. Upon arrival I was met by Deborah the owner of both ‘No 4 The Salon’ and ‘The Fat Cat Club’. Deborah was […]


Barbershop beard Brand Owner, Mat Wheelhouse
  This month I will delve into sportsman with epic beards these are my choices so if you disagree get your own bloody blog. Growing up as a kid in the early 80s watching rugby and some football I can’t remember many beards just some epic moustaches especially in football […]


  We are proud to announce that Gladstones Barbers of Mossley are now official stockists of Barbershop beard.   When we set out on this venture we made it our mission to collaborate with as many like-minded people as possible, motivated, passionate and with a love of traditional barber shops. […]


Barbershop beard Brand Owner, Mat Wheelhouse
  Reviewing Savills Barber Shop Savills barber shop is based in Sheffield, South Yorkshire on Devonshire Street which is full of cool bars & restaurants. From the outside it looks a modern shop front but it’s when you get inside that you feel like you have stepped back in time, with the smell of freshly […]


Barbershop beard Brand Owner, Mat Wheelhouse
This is Bubba. Hes a regular guy with a more than regular beard. When it comes to beard care he is somewhat of a guru. We are proud that he has agreed to write for us. Take it away Bubba. A DAY IN A LIFE by Bubba Hello and welcome […]


We sent a bottle of our original scent beard oil to the kind people at 411 Beard product reviews. this is what they had to say.


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HIGHFLYINGBEARDS.COM REVEIW Something for the weekend sir?  That’s the line a traditional barber often says as he settles you down for the hair cut and beard tidy in readiness to hit the town.  It’s also the tag line from a new beard care company for the modern day gentleman and they’re based in […]


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Barbershop Beard is the new kid on the block in the beard oil world, with only one oil on the market, you can feel that they have spent a lot of time making the perfect blend. Barbershop Beard is a Manchester based company going for the old nostalgia look and feel, […]


Barbershop beard are proud to be involved with the ‘Put your best beard forward competition’ ran by the legendary Manchester band James in association with The Bearded Theory Festival. Best Beard Photo Competition  We want to see your beards! (Ladies/children/clean-shaven take note: it needn’t be real.) A James theme of some sort […]


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  Manchester to Kent. At BarberShop we think our tonic is fit for a King. But what about ensuring your beard gets the extra quality required to best enhance our Original scent? Well, that’s quite simple. You get a comb that’s been given the royal warrant for over 300 years. […]


Barbershop beard Pioneer Sergeant
Barbershopbeard The Only Army Rank Allowed to Have a Beard on Parade Meet the Pioneer Sergeant, the holder of the only position within the British Army allowed to have a beard when on parade. Pioneer Sergeants have existed since the 1700s. The tradition began when every British infantry company had […]