America's Beauty Show 2021
Get ready for three unforgettable days of exhibits, education and entertainment! Produced by Cosmetologists Chicago®, America's Beauty Show once again welcomes cosmetologists, nail technicians, stylists and colorists to come together and experience superior education and beauty innovation. It is THE place for pros to connect to exchange ideas, share and learn trends, attend pro classes and gain inspiration to take back to their salons!
This year's education lineup features your favorite hair, barber, nail and makeup artists - like @OMGArtistry, @MattyConrad, @JacobKhan, @LotsofLovelyLy_, @SamVillaHair, @JohnCarlo_NewYork, @NailCareAcademy, @Jill_Glaser and so many more - LIVE and all under one roof.
Cosmetologists Chicago uses the funds raised through America’s Beauty Show to protect, build and drive the salon industry through advanced education and scholarships, plus monitor and lobby for professional licensure. The independent association currently has more than 14,000 beauty professional and student members and has served its members for more than nine decades.
The 2021 show is coming your way with hundreds of exhibits to shop, 20 hours of free CEU education, two runway stages full of headliners and two nights of live entertainment.
When is America's Beauty Show 2021?
It will be held September 11-13, 2021.
Show floor hours are:
• Saturday, September 11: 11am - 5pm
• Sunday, September 12: 9am - 5pm
• Monday, September 13: 9am - 4pm
Where will America's Beauty Show be held?
Donald E. Stephens Convention Center
5555 North River Road, Rosemont, IL 60018
It is located conveniently 5 minutes from O’Hare International Airport.
There are three America's Beauty Show official hotel partners with guaranteed low rates: Hyatt Regency O'Hare Chicago, DoubleTree by Hilton O'Hare Chicago, Embassy Suites by Hilton O'Hare Chicago. These hotel partners are all connected to the convention center by skywalk for additional convenience for attendees.
Who can attend America's Beauty Show?
America’s Beauty Show is ONLY for licensed salon professionals and students, NOT the general public. Hairdressers, nail technicians, estheticians, salon owners, beauty school instructors and students, plus manufacturer and distributor personnel attend each year.
Who Exhibits at America's Beauty Show?
There were over 450 exhibiting companies in 2019, offering the latest in hair care and color, nails, skin care, mens/barbering, tools and salon furnishings. This year offers a newly redesigned floor plan with more stages placed strategically around the floor to better integrate with booths, as well as sectioned-off areas that focus on specific services (such as a designated make-up area, nail area, barbering area, black hair care and more). See the 2021 exhibitor list here to plan your visit!
What Education is at America's Beauty Show?
ABS has an amazing lineup of workshops for a variety of beauty industry subjects and levels of pro education. You can take classes to renew your license and continue to keep up with the latest trends and styles that you can take back to your clients immediately! New this year, The [email protected] and The [email protected] stages will offer free CEU hours! Class sizes are limited, so be sure to save your seat. Explore the ABS workshops to learn about the educators and classes being offered here.
What Entertainment will be at America's Beauty Show?
Saturday and Sunday nights at ABS will be full of free live entertainment outside! Have dinner, drinks and see live bands both nights, with fireworks on Saturday night. In addition, the new Rosemont, Illinois location offers dynamic local entertainment, dining, shopping and more!