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Our Culture

By Christine, Level 3 Stylist Seven years ago, I literally stumbled upon a cute salon while walking my dog in downtown Brooklyn. The salon was closed, but as I peered inside, I noticed the hanging blowdryers and said, “That’s so different! This would be a cute place to work at. I wonder if they’re looking…

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Our Four Pillars

[salon]718 lives by our four pillars that create our foundation. Integrity, Community, Inclusiveness, and Education. We promise to create [with a unique and sophisticated touch], a community [filled with integrity], that is inclusive [of all beauty] Our promise is our vow of trust to create as passionate artists with the license to do so. Our…

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Refresh & Relaxation & READINESS

by Alyssa, Level 2 Stylist The time away from the salon has allowed for some R&R; Refresh and reflection. As much as I’ve missed being behind the chair, I’ve really enjoyed my time home with my husband (Bryan, NY First Responder), as many of you know I am a newlywed! When this whole pandemic started,…

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Salon Today Tour: [salon]718 Dumbo

Salon Today recently toured our new location in Dumbo at the 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge, interviewing Michaella who took them along for a tour of the 1 Hotel Brooklyn Bridge and [salon]718 Dumbo. Here is a snipper of their article: When dreaming up [salon]718 @ Dumbo, Michaella Blissett Williams kept her goal of serving the…

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Spectrum News Feature

Brooklyn Salon CEO is Creating At-Home Custom Coloring Kits For Her Clients By Angi Gonzalez BrooklynPUBLISHED 2:53 PM ET May. 22, 2020 Read the Full Article Brooklyn based stylist Michaella Blissett-Williams has gone back to her “roots”. After opening four [salon]718 locations in Brooklyn over the last eight years, she’s back to where she started caring for…

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Striving + Thriving Through Tech

by Kyra Rackley “The new norm” seems to be the trending topic across all conversations. It’s especially essential for small businesses as they plan and prepare how to navigate going forward. Thoughts around “how to increase sales” and “business expansion” have since taken a back seat to “where do we go from here” and “how…

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The Social Distancing Challenge

How does an extroverted team of creative individuals stay busy and connected during the COVID-19 pandemic? At [salon]718 we have been busy- using this time away from the salon to not only build on our skills through continued education, we’ve been challenging our team in fun ways with TikTok challenges and utilizing Zoom to stay…

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Vivid At Home Color Kits

by Sachi Level 2 Stylist Whether you have rainbow, pastel, or bold colored hair, by this time you’re due for a refresh.  Anyone that is part of the “Unicorn” hair team knows… faded hair is NOT IT.  That is why [salon]718 has come out with not only a single process kit and a gloss/toner kit,…

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We are Hair for You

Although your hair may rank low on your list of worries, we would like our clients to know we are hair for you! So before you take to the box dye or the scissors for #quarantinehair, please read on! We have developed three At Home Color Kits available for purchase: a regular single process color…