Our Story

FASTFOILS was born out of a shared belief that the future belongs to those who dare to dream differently. Our founder, driven by a desire to transform industries, came together to create a company that prioritizes innovation, efficiency, and sustainability. Today, we stand as a testament to the power of bold ideas and relentless determination.

We are proud to have a team dedicated to revolutionizing the world of foil technology. Established with a vision to redefine possibilities, we embark on a journey to push the boundaries of conventional foils and introduce cutting-edge solutions that elevate your experience.

Ben Barkworth

Owner and Founder

British-born, Toronto-raised, Ben Barkworth is the Founder of FASTFOILS™ and the Creative Director and Owner of JUSTB Salon in Toronto, Canada. Ben leads with a mission to inspire, educate, and create in everything he does.

With more than 15 years of experience in providing world-class hair services to his clientele, his work is highly sought after and has been seen on high-profile runways including prepping models at London and New York Fashion Week.

In 2018, Ben was working backstage at London Fashion Week, wearing all black and needing to work fast, when the concept of high-performance foils came to life. He recently received the Inventor of the Year Award at the Hollywood Daytime Beauty Awards for FASTFOILS™ and the 2023 Canadian Men’s Hairstylist of the Year.

What Sets Us Apart

At the heart of FASTFOILS lies a commitment to excellence. We specialize in crafting foils that not only meet but exceed industry standards. Our team works collaboratively to develop foils that are not just fast, but also durable, efficient, and environmentally conscious.

Our Values

Integrity, sustainability, and customer satisfaction are the pillars of our foundation. We believe in conducting business with transparency, ensuring that our products are not only high-performing but also environmentally responsible. We value our customers and prioritize their needs, aiming to build lasting relationships based on trust and mutual success.

  • Inventors Award

    Ben Barkworth after receiving the Daytime Beauty Awards' Inventors Award for his creation of FASTFOILS.

  • London Fashion Week

    The place where FASTFOILS began. The journey through London Fashion Week was the catalyst that led Ben Barkworth to delve into the creation of a foil to revolutionize the beauty industry.

  • The Podcast

    While being a place of innovation, FASTFOILS also always strives to give education for free to anyone who wants to learn. The Tease and Ben Barkworth have collaborated on a podcast that delves into the ins and outs of the industry.

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Join Us on the Journey!

As we continue to push the boundaries of what's possible, we invite you to join us on this thrilling journey. Explore the world of FASTFOILS and experience the excitement of cutting-edge technology that propels you to new heights.