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Brand News

  • February 1st, 2018 marked the one year anniversary of Barrel Brands and Barrel Beard and Tattoo. It was a very emotional day for me but I wanted to take a few minutes to reflect and give thanks for all that we’ve done so far and......

  • Communication Arts is the world’s largest creative magazine and the premier source of inspiration for graphic designers, art directors, design firms, corporate design departments, ad agencies, interactive designers, illustrators, photographers and everyone involved in visual communication. CA recently featured the Once Films Spotlight Series short......

  • St. Louis Metro based brand Barrel Beard and Tattoo, a purveyor of hand crafted Beard Oil and Tattoo Oil, proudly announces the brand’s newest relationship and sponsorship of We Are Live! Radio. Barrel Beard and Tattoo’s Jeremy Allen Stanton said, “When Chris at We Are Live! explained their......

  • I guess when your name is on the brand, and it’s known that you are a Veteran owned business, it may be easily inferred that I, Jeremy Allen Stanton, am a Veteran of the United States Military. I proudly served the US Air Force for......

  • Barrel Beard and Tattoo Founder Jeremy Allen Stanton was featured this morning on local NBC affiliate in St. Louis, KSDK, as part of the Show Me St. Louis program. Jeremy spoke with host Dana Dean about the process he uses to make his beard oil and tattoo......

  • Not only did we have an amazing day at the Beer Bazaar at 4 Hands Brewery hosted by Game Night Gear on July 16th but we also had a chance to sit down with our good friends at Saint Brewis and dropped some exclusive news about the Barrel Society, the......

Expression Releases

  • Life is most definitely a journey with many steps. We are reminded of this each and every day when we wake and are presented with a new set of choices and opportunities to pursue. Each one of these choices, and each opportunity that arises in......

  • If you hadn’t picked up on it already, we love barrel aging. Aging a liquid inside of a wood barrel imparts flavors, scents and notes that are simply unmatched without the patience and process that is required. We also love a good drink. Beers and......

  • 2017 was INCREDIBLE. Far more than words can describe, so let’s just leave it at that and roll into 2018 looking forward to everything that is to come. We are working to launch over 10 new Expressions this year and we are starting it off......

Retailer Updates

  • We know we’re a bit partial, but when we say we are surrounded by great things right here in St. Louis, we aren’t kidding. One of those spots is the Saint Louis Hop Shop. Hop Shop has one of the best beer selections not just......

  • We are firm believers in doing things the way they should be done. Ironically that seems to be difficult for many out there, but it’s not the case at Beards and Beers in Louisville, KY. From the moment you step into this old school barbershop......

  • Barrel Brands is excited to announce our expansion into the Pacific Northwest and our first retail outlet in the state of Oregon, D&S Harley-Davidson. The new relationship marks the seventh state in which Barrel Brands products are sold. At D&S Harley-Davidson they don’t just sell......

  • Philomena + Ruth is an indendepty owned boutique located among the streets of historic downtown Waterloo, IL. The shop carries a wide range of handcrafted and independently produced clothing, accessories, jewelry, and home decor from the best artisans, both locally and nationally in addition to......

  • Spain’s A Barbería da Praza to become first European and International retailer of Barrel Brands Hair & Skin Oils.   Barrel Brands is excited to announce their expansion internationally with a new retail partnership secured with A Barbería da Praza in Spain’s A Coruña, a port......

  • Gentlemen’s Row Barber Shop in Des Plaines is the newest Chicago area shop to carry the brand’s barrel aged hair and skin oils for retail customers.   Barrel Brands is extremely proud to announce the expansion of their brand in the Chicagoland region through a......

  • NEWLY OPENED SOUR MASH BOUTIQUE TO CARRY THE FULL RANGE OF BARREL BRANDS HAIR & SKIN OIL Sour Mash Boutique  is a newly opened boutique in the heart of Downtown Edwardsville, IL. Sour Mash’s owner Kenneathia Williams is an Edwardsville resident and a celebrity jewelry designer......

  • St. Louis based StilL 630 sits in the heart of Downtown amidst the shadows of the St. Louis Arch. Very early in 2017 when Jeremy Allen Stanton began his Barrel Beard & Tattoo project he reached out and met David Weglarz, founder, owner, operator, distiller (the list......

  • We are very proud to announce that Barrel Brands Hair and Skin Oils can now be found and purchased at St. Louis boutique, Urban Matter. Urban Matter is a home accessories and gift boutique located in the Dutchtown neighborhood at 4704 Virginia Ave in St.......

  • Barrel Brands, the parent company of lifestyle grooming brand, Barrel Beard & Tattoo, is proud to announce the newest retail business partnership with the highly esteemed Dapper Gents Grooming Lounge in downtown St. Louis, MO. Opened in 2013, Dapper Gents is a luxury men’s grooming lounge for the......

  • Barrel Beard and Tattoo, a lifestyle grooming and beauty brand, is proud to announce the brand’s newest business partnership and expansion into the state of Louisiana with Rustic Barrel Men’s Salon in the New Orleans Metropolitan Area. Rustic Barrel Men’s Salon is a full service men’s salon......

  • Barrel Beard and Tattoo is proud to announce the brand’s newest retail partnership with the one and only Tactical Shit. For those who are familiar with the military, law enforcement, outdoors, or tactical lifestyles you may have heard of them but for those who aren’t we......

Event Recaps

  • It’s almost like each and every week tops the one before these days. I have a hard time taking it all in. This past weekend was no different. We had the opportunity to share a space at May’s Night Market with UNiON BARBERSHOP KF. May’s Night......

  • On August 11th, 2017 Barrel Beard and Tattoo hosted a launch party for the brand’s newest expression, Cabin. The event took place at The Cabin at Judy Creek in Glen Carbon, IL. To say that our cabin launch party was a success would be underwhelming and unfair to......

  • I’ve been realizing lately that what began as a beard oil I created for myself has grown into so much more. It truly becomes more evident to me with each passing day and this past weekend was another example. I am beyond humbled at the support Barrel......

Words from Jeremy

  • If you are reading this, we are connected on at least some level and I care about you and your well being. That care, at it’s most primal core, is the driving force behind this message. Over the last year something has taken a toll......

  • This past weekend, I did something I’ve never done before. With over four decades of life on this planet, I know I can’t have expected to do everything, but I’ve done a lot and for that I am forever grateful. Every day is a chance......