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18|8 Salons Franchise Review

18|8 Salons is graded based on our most recent research.

Franchise Facts

This franchise is to operate a high-end hair salon catered to Male customers. You will offer professional hair cutting, and coloring services, beard and mustache cutting and coloring services, highlights, weaves, foot, face and scalp treatment services , massages, and other related services for men, women and Children

How much does a 18|8 Salons franchise cost?

18|8 Salons has a franchise fee of up to $300,000, with a total initial investment range of $297,555 to $790,843.

  • Initial Franchise Fee: $49,500 to $300,000
  • Total Investment: $297,555 to $790,843
  • Working Capital: $8,000 to $15,000
  • Royalty Fee: 7.0%

The initial cost of a franchise includes several fees -- Unlock this franchise to better understand the costs such as training and territory fees.

How much does a 18|8 Salons franchise make?

Franchise revenue and profits depend on a number of unique variables, including local demand for your product, labor costs, commercial lease rates and several other factors. We can help you figure out how much money you can make by reviewing your specific situation. Please unlock this franchise for more information.

How many franchise locations do they have?

As of the 2017 Franchise Disclosure Document, there are 88 franchised 18|8 Salons locations in the USA.

Are there any 18|8 Salons franchise opportunities near me?

Based on 2017 FDD data, 18|8 Salons has franchise locations in 24 states plus DC. The largest region is the West with 34 franchise locations.


This franchise is expanding into new markets and might be available near you. One of our franchise experts will have detailed knowledge about this brand. Unlock to learn more and connect with our experts.

Last Reviewed: 2017

18|8 Salons Franchise Stats

Total Investment
$297,555 - $790,843
Franchise Fee
$49,500 - $300,000
Franchise Agreement
Initial Term
10 Years
Renewal Term
Franchisee Outlet Growth
Ongoing Fees
Ad Fees
# of Franchised Outlets

Additional Questions

Do they provide any initial training and opening assistance?

Yes, they have an initial training program of 136 hours. This includes 40 hours of classroom training and 96 hours of on-the-job training. In their FDD they outline who’s in charge of the training. Unlock to find out more.

Online 0
On-the-Job 96
Classroom 40
Total 136

Do they offer Territory Rights?

18|8 Salons offers territory protections. For an explanation of territorial rights, unlock this franchise for important details.

Do they have computer and technology support in place?

Yes. 18|8 Salons offers comprehensive support for franchisees. Unlock this franchise to find out more details.

When did they begin franchising?

They began franchising in 2011. The average Beauty and Hair Care franchise began franchising in 2012.

Do they offer financing support?

No, but you can click here to fill out our affordability calculator and understand your financing options.
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