Sarah’s Journey to Become a Hairstylist

by Level 1 Stylist – Sarah Helloooooo Brooklyn! I’m Sarah, and you may have recognized me assisting the talented stylists here at [salon]718, but now I’m beyond excited to announce that you’ll be seeing me behind the chair! A little history of my hair career- I didn’t have one! I graduated from SUNY Cortland with…

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Scalp Health & Hair Loss

by Faith, Level 1 Stylist & Certified Hairloss Practioner A question I get a lot from my clients are what do you like most about cutting or coloring hair? Most of the time I’ll answer with I love getting lost in my haircuts and designing this customizable masterpiece that makes each client feel like their…

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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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ULTIMATE MASCARA / PRIMER GUIDE

By Christine ValentinLevel 3 Stylist But first, a little history… Mascara can be dated all the way back from ancient Egyptian times. Records from around 4000 BC refer to a substance called kohl that was used to darken eyelashes, eyes, and eyebrows. Kohl was used to mask the eyes, believed to ward off evil spirits…

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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…