Join Cosmetologists Chicago!

Show Your Professional Pride!

Cosmetologists Chicago, or CC, is the salon professional community that can truly make a difference in your career!

You’ll have free admission to America's Beauty Show each year you’re a member! You can even help create the show by serving on CC committees.

We welcome experts in all beauty areas—hair color and styling, nail and skin care. Our members are working pros, students and teachers, salon and spa owners—all learning and sharing together.

You can also take advantage of CC’s year-round career and business building education—live at First Mondays. You’ll strengthen your skills and meet your goals. We’ll protect your professional status as well.

To obtain a new membership or renew your current membership, you may now do so through the ABS 2018 Registration. If you love what you do and are proud to be a cosmetologist, go join CC or renew NOW!  


If you're 30 and under
If you've been a hairdresser less than 5 years
If you have a passion for your profession
YOU are the CC NextGen
Join Us!

Contributions or gifts to Cosmetologists Chicago are not deductible as charitable contributions for federal tax purposes. Payment of membership dues may be deductible as an ordinary and necessary business expense. Due to lobbying efforts on your behalf 30% of your dues are not deductible for federal income tax purposes. Please consult your tax advisor for specific advice.

Instructions for Obtaining a New Membership

Click here and follow the instructions below, you will be rerouted to the Cosmetologist's Chicago Membership Portal Login Page. 

1. Fill in the information required under "Create Account" ("New to this Site"). After you submit this information, press continue to go to the membership application form. 

2. Enter a password, and confirm that password in the designated fields (your email will have automatically generated into this form). Continue to fill in all fields (that are applicable to you) until you have completed this entire form.  Click to submit this form, and to go to the next page required. 

3. Select the association you wish to join (All listed associations are part of CC): Click on Cosmetologists Chicago, unless you wish to join our Association for Nail Technicians (INTA) or for Estheticians (AAE). 

4. The final step is to submit the payment for your membership, once this is completed you will have successfully obtained a membership in Cosmetologists Chicago!