Meet Carlos (AKA Carlos Cuts)
My Guide Dubai: Hello Carlos, could you share with us the story of how you became Carlos Cuts?
Carlos: I have been working behind a barberschair for 17 years, my great grandfather, grandfather and father are all barbers, its in our blood. To grow a strong following in anything you need to do you must have passion
My Guide Dubai: How long have you been working at Chaps & Co and how is it so far?
Carlos: I have been working at Chaps & Co for the last year and since working there I have worked hard to build a strong professional reputation and loyalty from customers, anything that is worth having is worth the hard work and the difficulties
My Guide Dubai: Are you available on call or only at your shop and where is it located? Carlos: Anyone wanting to book and meet and have a consultation can call Chaps & Co Marina trident branch and ask to book with Carlos
My Guide Dubai: Was it and will it always be your full time job?
Carlos: Yes this is my passion, I don’t see it as a job but what I love to do and making people feel great about themselves, being a barber means i'm always meeting new people, learning new skills and everyday is different
My Guide Dubai: How would you describe yourself and style?
Carlos: I'm a classic guy, you will find me in tailored suits.As the saying goes, you can never be underdressed or overeducated
My Guide Dubai: How long have you been living in Dubai?
Carlos: I have been working and living in the UAE for the last year with Chaps and Co and before than spent 3 years here
My Guide Dubai: What are you favorite hangout spots in Dubai?
Carlos: Depends on my mood and the weather! Anything from a night with out with the guys or a nice dinner with my fiancée at the Only and Only Royal Mirage
My Guide Dubai: What would you advice young aspirants in the UAE?
Carlos: Find your passion, surround yourself with people that support you, believe in you and work hard
My Guide Dubai: What are your plans for the future?
Carlos: Building my loyal customers, raising my profile and continue to be see as one of the best barbers in the UAE
My Guide Dubai: What are the three most frequent questions that you get asked by media/people all the time?
Carlos: How much do I work out?
How can I change my style and look with the hair type I have
How did I get the name Carlos
All Photo Credits to Carlos Gamal.