With five amazing stylist ready to serve and delight each client, MSalon1 has maintained a commitment to traditional and trendy beauty by embracing the philosophy of sophistication first and professionalism always. Lead by owner and operator Micheline Barber her team is prepared to take you to the next level of style.
Micheline's full Bio
Whether she’s perfecting a short sophisticated cut or inspiring future stylists across the globe, Micheline Barber’s determination and dedication to excellence has garnered her reputation of a global leader in the cosmetology industry. More than two decades ago, Micheline began her career as a student at the Dudley Institute in North Carolina. There, her sense of humor, fiery presentations and high octane energy helped her quickly rise to the top of her class. She soon began working as a national and international platform artist for Dudley Q, but now she is a national platform educator for Influence Hair Care.
Micheline has served as a teacher and motivational speaker to stylists in Martinique, Brazil, the Caribbean and Europe. Known as “Mo Money Mich” to her peers and clients, she has been featured in local and national news publications, including Black Hair Sophisticate and Modern Salon. Micheline is the owner and operator of MSalon1, a popular salon in Tampa, FL. Her salon has received the distinguished 2008, 2009 and 2010 Steve Harvey “Hoodie Award” for Best Beauty Salon. Micheline and MSalon1‘s generosity extends beyond the hair business, with yearly contributions to The Lupus Walk, National Breast Cancer Association, The Alpha House (for young pregnant teens) women’s groups and charities. Giving back to the community is not only expected but a must. Her motto for both hair and life: “The seed that you plant is always the one that’s going to grow. You just have to water it and watch it grow.”