Face Blok Shark Tank Update (Season 1)

A face block is a surgical mask that prevents germs etc. from entering the body through the mouth and nose. Founder Irina Blok entered Shark Tank Season 1 Episode 5 with this face mask product and asked for $50k from the sharks for 30% equity.

She needs investment from sharks in Shark Tank so that she can grow her business. Unfortunately, this business did not get any kind of investment in Shark Tank. We do not think this is a product in which anyone would want to invest.

What Is Face Blok?

A face block is a designed Fashion Surgical mask that works to prevent germs etc. She sells this mask in different fancy designs. All hospitals have a normal mask, so she feels that this could be a better product for them.

Company NameFace Blok
FounderIrina Blok
Founded2000
ProductSurgical face mask
Asked For$50k for 30% equity
Final DealNo Deals
SharkNo Sharks
Episode (Shark Tank USA)S1 E5
Air DateSep 6th, 2009
Business StatusOut of Business
WebsiteVisit Website
HeadquartersSan Francisco, California, USA
Lifetime Worth (Sales)$0M *estimated
Buy and WatchBuy NowAmazon Prime

Another Shark Tank Pitch

Who Is The Founder Of Face Blok?

Face Blok Founder Irina Blok
Image credit by ABC Shark Tank

Irina Blok is the founder and CEO of Face Blok Business. She came to the United States at the age of 18 to become a designer. After completing his Graphic design career at San Jose State University, he has worked as a designer in many companies including Yahoo, Google, Adobe, Academy of Art University, Vurb, Apple, Facebook, and Many More. In June 2019, she joined Google DeepMind as a design lead.

How Was The Shark Tank Pitch of Face Blok?

After entering Shark Tank, Irina asked the sharks for $50k for 30% equity. She explained to the Sharks about her surgical face mask product. Within a few weeks of the product launch, the product website received 700,000 visitors.

Due to this, Irina got a few hundred dollars in sales. Barbara Corcoran said that this product is freaky so that is why she is out. Kevin Harrington said that there is no need for this product in the market and that is why he is out. Daymond John also said he is out.

Robert Herjavec said this is a side business with a job, so he is out. Kevin O’Leary said that it is a unique idea but if it is not an investable product then he is out. This was a small pitch in this episode of Shark Tank.

Sharks Offers list!

SharksOffers
Barbara Corcoran Barbara CorcoranNo Offer
Kevin O'Leary Shark Tank Profile Kevin O’LearyNo Offer
Robert Herjavec Robert HerjavecNo Offer
Daymond John Daymond JohnNo Offer
Kevin Harrington Kevin HarringtonNo Offer
Founder’s (Countered)No Offer
Final DealsNo Deals

What Happened To Face Blok After Shark Tank?

Face Block didn’t get the deal on Shark Tank. All the sharks refused to invest in this business. This product is not on sales right now. This company has been out of business since 2019.

Founder Irina joined Google DeepMind in June 2017 as the Design Lead, Generative AI. Right now she is only focusing on her job.

Face Blok Shark Tank Update

After this episode of Shark Tank aired, thousands of visitors visited the company website, although very few people purchased the product. The demand for product face masks had increased in Covid 19 2020 but by then Irina had closed her business. This was a huge opportunity to earn millions of dollars by selling surgical face masks.

What Is Face Blok’s Net Worth?

Face Blok’s net worth is estimated at $0 million. The face mask industry has grown rapidly since 2020, but after the end of COVID-19, the industry has gradually gone down, but the market size of this industry is estimated to be US$0.54bn in 2024.

Annual Revenue by Years

Note: This report is based on our research and data so far. In this, we are only estimating the annual revenue.

YearsAnnual Revenue
2024$*estimated

Funding Reports to Date!

YearsFunding AmountInvestor
N/AN/AN/A

Is Face Blok Still In Business?

This business has been permanently closed and there is no complete information related to this business on the internet.

No, Face Blok has been out of Business Since 2017.

frequently asked questions

Who founded Face Blok?

Face Blok was founded by Irina Blok.

Did Face Blok get a deal on Shark Tank?

No, Face Blok didn’t get a deal on Shark Tank.