A Unique Environment For Men’s Grooming Needs

Manicure at 18|8 Barrington

*Article As Featured In SW Lake Magazine For decades, the local barbershop was where men went to get their haircut and face shaved. However, in the last few years, the number of barbershops has decreased. Ultimately, this has forced men to rely on women’s salons for their grooming needs. Often, men are referred to a particular […]

The Story Behind The Name – Griff’s

18|8 Griff's Shave Bar

Here at 18|8 Fine Men’s Salons we have our own product like called “Griff’s” that was created with the same goal behind the creating of 18|8: to make it easy for men to always look their best and feel even better. What people don’t know is the story behind Griff’s. Who Was Griff? Griff was […]

St. Baldrick’s Bringing Barrington Together

St Baldricks Head Shave

Back on March 13th, 18|8 Fine Men’s Salon of Barrington partnered with the St. Baldrick’s Foundation to raise money to support childhood cancer research. This was the first event of its kind in the Barrington, so we were unsure how the event would come together and what the turnout would be like. Pleasantly surprised, the […]

Guy’s Night Out

18|8 Barrington Team

While we’re all about class and style, make no mistake – we know how to party. And we put that knowledge in full force recently at our private Men’s Night Out, a just-for-guys party we threw for residents of Barrington Hills and South Barrington. We partnered with Barrington Hills Life magazine, the lifestyle magazine of […]

OM4: Skin Treatment Created By Men, For Men

When it comes to looking your best, keeping your skin looking clean and healthy is an essential piece of the puzzle. However, as guys, knowing what the best way is to take care of our skin may not come as naturally to us. There’s even more difficulty when it comes to choosing the right skin […]