Leading the way in male grooming techniques and styles, Carl Blake is an instrumental member of the renowned Wahl Artistic Team.
With an impressive 25 years experience in the hairdressing industry, Carl specialised in men’s hairdressing in 1990 when his technique and creative flair began to flourish in male grooming.
Opening his first men’s salon in East Sussex in 1998, Carl’s thirst for creativity lead him to work in some of London’s top salons for 10 years.
Today, Carl’s experience and industry knowledge allows him to successfully run Blake’s grooming based in west Sussex.
Carl has also been involved in conducting and directing many photoshoots which have resulted in editorial features and front covers in leading publications such as Hairdressers Journal and Creative HEAD.
Carl’s creative work was also recognised at the prestigious British Hairdressing Awards when he finalised for Men’s Hairdresser of the Year in 2006 and 2007. No stranger to the limelight, Carl also presents his latest techniques and styles on stage at exhibitions such as Salon International and training seminars across the UK.