America’s Beauty Show ® (ABS) is owned and produced by Cosmetologists Chicago® (CC). Professional cosmetologists, nail technicians and estheticians from all over the world attend ABS every year to experience superior education and innovation in all aspects of beauty, as well as gain inspiration to take back to their salons.
With more than 76,000+ salon professionals and owners, aspiring students and teachers, headliners and educators, leading product manufacturers and distributors showing their latest products and distributors, America’s Beauty Show is the ultimate destination for serious beauty professionals!
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 monitoring and lobbying for professional licensure. The independent association currently has more than 17,500 beauty professional and student members and has served its members for more than 9 decades!
The overall mission of both America’s Beauty Show and Cosmetologists Chicago is to support the industry by educating all pros, members and non-members alike, to improve the cosmetology profession and help those in need. As always, the #1 benefit of joining Cosmetologists Chicago is receiving a free 3-day admission to America’s Beauty Show.