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Continuing Education Now Required for ALL Cosmetologists Licensees

Please Note: Due to a recent change in law (PA 99-0427), cosmetologists, cosmetology teachers and cosmetology clinic teachers who were previously exempt from continuing education (CE) requirements due to age (62 years or older) or license experience (25+ years) are … Continue reading

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Is your business complying with new Chicago and Cook County, IL paid sick leave ordinances?

By Kimberly Ross, partner, Ford & Harrison LLP Both Chicago and Cook County have enacted paid sick leave (PSL) ordinances that went into effect July 1, 2017. It is now mandatory for employers to at least provide the necessary notices … Continue reading

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Black woman are owning their image by championing the natural hair movement that rivals that of the 1960’s and 70’s

Kinky, Super Curly, and Highly Textured hair all have something in common: It can be intimidating and hard to analyze It demands more time and attention to detail It requires more expertise Add to this the “Natural Hair Movement” and as … Continue reading

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Love Heals Events Hosts Fundraiser for Reclaim 13 and Eyes On Cancer

Love Heals Events is a small group of women who have a heart to serve the community in which they live. One of those members, Becky Spence, has been a hairdresser and educator for more than 25 years. She has … Continue reading

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Kristen Erickson and Cosmetologists Chicago Win 20th Design Award for America’s Beauty Show 2017 Advance Program

Creative Director Kristen Erickson and Cosmetologists Chicago, owners and producers of the blockbuster event America’s Beauty Show (ABS), received their 20th prestigious American Inhouse Graphic Design Award, presented by Graphic Design USA magazine. The American Inhouse Design Awards recognizes the … Continue reading

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