Category Archives: Cosmetologists Illinois

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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Illinois law enlists hairstylists to prevent domestic abuse

  CHICAGO (AP) — An Illinois law that takes effect Sunday aims to take advantage of the trusted relationship between hairstylists and their clients to prevent domestic violence. Stylists, barbers, cosmetologists, estheticians, hair braiders and nail technicians in Illinois will … Continue reading

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Digital, Printable Licenses Now Available for Licensees

CHICAGO – As an enhancement to the recently publicized paperless licensing and renewal initiative, the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation (IDFPR) is announcing that licensed professionals may now access a digital, printable copy of their license via the … Continue reading

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One week to go: Cosmetology Educators – Get to Creative Jam Chicago!

Attention All Cosmetology Educators! Scholarships Available for Creative Jam Chicago!  Apply today! The first Beauty Changes Lives/Leo Passage Postgraduate Scholarships will enable 25 beauty and wellness educators to receive up to $2000 to attend the first Pivot Point Creative Jam … Continue reading

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Meet Our STARS

HERE THEY ARE!! The 2014 STARS and RISING STAR Awards were announced at America’s Beauty Show, and they do not disappoint (confirmed by the gorgeous photos below!)  The hottest new talent in the country submitted stunning photos of their work, … Continue reading

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