Before its role as a solvent, that is to say, to dissolve certain compounds in a preparation, alcohol, or ethanol (yes, like the one you can buy in the supermarket, but pure) has very valuable properties in various products. It is an effective astringent that helps to tighten the pores, very useful to formulate tonic or pre-shave lotions. It is also a powerful antibacterial, effective against infections, pimples, and ingrown hairs. Finally, alcohol can act as an anti-foaming agent. Used sparingly, it is a real Swiss Army knife for formulators, and 100% natural!
Natural? Yes! Boring? Never!
Just between us gentlemen, aren't you tired of products with synthetic perfumes and questionable formulas? Would you rather go back to nature, with clean formulas that preserve your beauty capital?
So do we, which is why Monsieur BARBIER has rethought the design of men's products to imagine the most natural products possible, carefully choosing each active ingredient, for an uncompromising balance between effectiveness, sensory, and naturalness. Natural, yes, but not at the expense of style, or pleasure.
In this approach, Monsieur BARBIER is one of the only brands for men adhering to COSMEBIO and subject to audits by ECOCERT, for its COSMOS NATURAL & ORGANIC labeled products. And all our products are free of any controversial ingredients, or ingredients of animal origin. Not bad at all! Did you know that our FULL CARE dry oil was the first beard oil in the world to receive the COSMOS ORGANIC certification label? In addition to being the first dry oil in its category, we'll let you discover the benefits for yourself!