Craig the Barber, CEO of the Grooming Concierge, and owner/editor-in-chief of TheMensRoom.com, is the consummate source for the grooming needs of Hollywood's most powerful men. His classic approach of straight razors and shears has earned him a strong following, and his expertise in the areas of skin, facial hair and grooming needs is unmatched. Craig has spent more than 10 years mastering the classic art of barbering and is proud to maintain its heritage, while adapting it to suit the modern styles enjoyed by today's men.
For years Craig the Barber has been working with some of Hollywood's hottest men, teaching them simple tricks to stay groomed without going overboard. He shares his tips on his daily blog, TheMensRoom.com where he brings that expertise to a wider audience on the web, and his readers can learn all the things they wanted to know but were afraid to ask. With topics ranging from the proper way to apply cologne to razor bumps to pesky nose hair, TheMensRoom.com aims to provide important tips, tricks, and tools for men serious about their grooming. Read the blog at www.TheMensRoom.com.
Craig offers each of his clients a unique treatment, personalized to suit their hair and skin needs. Licensed in both barbering and cosmetology, his services include straight razor shaves, facial hair trimming and shaping, haircuts, skin services and overall grooming. Craig has developed a keen eye over the years for facial hair, and is an expert on what styles suit different face shapes. With any service or treatment, Craig works to educate his clients on how they can maintain a proper grooming regime at home. Craig has a wide breadth of knowledge of the various men's hair and skin products in the marketplace today, and can help clients chose what best results suits their own personal needs. His popular "Quick and Classic Shaving Tips," are the cornerstone of his services, and can be personalized for any hair or skin type.
Through the Grooming Concierge, Craig's on-location grooming service, his portfolio of work has quickly expanded from wedding day and bachelor party preparation, fashion shows, and film and ad spots to now include national television appearances and offering tips and advice to national men's magazines. Global cosmetic companies often seek out Craig's expertise when training their staff in an effort to maximize their sales and marketing opportunities.
Craig served as the exclusive on-site grooming expert at Diddy's annual 4th of July "White Party" in 2009, the Lab Series Pop-up Store in New York City and Michael Jordan's Celebrity Golf Tournament in 2010. He is also frequently featured in the media, including Men’s Health, Details, Nylon Magazine, The Style Network, MTV and Martha Stewart Living Radio.
In addition to his work with the Grooming Concierge and TheMensRoom.com, Craig currently contributes his services to Gornik & Drucker's at the Montage Beverly Hills. In the past Craig has worked with The Shave of Beverly Hills, Fred Segal Beauty and Dean Anthony Men's Salon