Technique / CEH Learning @ABS

Amazing workshops (Look & Learn and Hands-On) for all subjects and levels of your education. Providing you CEHs to renew your license and continue to keep up the latest trends and styles that you can take back to your clients immediately! Learn More. Earn More.®


Product Learning and Certifications at ABS

Education given by some of your favorite product exhibitors/manufacturers @ABS. Some classes might have extra fees or certification fees. Look for the ABS 2020 Advance Program, in early December, for more information. SalonCentric Education classes are from exclusively from SalonCentric partner brands.


Look & Learn! Discover new trends, styles and fashion by viewing these exciting stage performances! A don’t miss this experience @ABS!

Chicago Says No More®

Listen. Support. Connect. Learn how to help your clients experiencing domestic violence or sexual assault.


IECSC Chicago

DID YOU KNOW? Your ticket to ABS 2020 gets you into IECSC for FREE! IECSC Chicago is the spa and wellness show for top spa owners, managers, estheticians, makeup artists and medical spa professionals in the Midwestern region. Presented by American Spa magazine and co-located with ABS. Access to 200+ Exhibitors — 41+ Free Classes, CIDESCO USA Advanced Education Workshops, PLUS –business building education to help you grow your career

Beauty Changes Lives Experience

Dress up and celebrate YOUR industry! This annual event convenes industry icons with NextGen beauty and wellness talent. The Legacy Award is celebrated during this night, it was established in 2012 and pays tribute to an industry icon whose career exemplified a commitment to continual education. Previous Legacy honorees include Vidal Sassoon, Tippi Hedren, Leo Passage, Howard Murad, MD and Matrix co-founders Arnold (Arnie) and Sydell Miller. This year come celebrate your industry!


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