100 Years of Beauty at America's Beauty Show 2012

Lauren Salapatek | September 29, 2011 | 8:44 AM

America's Beauty Show is going to be here before you know it! Cosmetologists Chicago invites all salon professionals to celebrate its 100th anniversary at the show this year, March 3-5, 2012 at McCormick Place in downtown Chicago.

“America’s Beauty Show,” says Cosmetologists Chicago President Frank Gironda of Frank Gironda Salon & Spa, Naperville, IL, “is the event that helped shape the leaders in our area as they built their careers and businesses. Our generation of salon owners will build on that legacy for future CC members.”

Highlights of the 2012 America’s Beauty Show:   

CC’s 100th Anniversary Celebration & Gala on March 3, 2012, will honor the people, talent and give-back attitude that has been the hallmark of Cosmetologists Chicago for 100 years. The Gala will bring everyone in the salon industry together for a night of stars and celebration, benefiting the Cosmetologists Chicago Scholarship Fund. The Fund awards advanced education scholarships to members each year.

Talent and creativity will rule on the ABS Runway. Inspiration will abound from industry icons at ABS showcasing hot, hot, hot looks for the season ahead, previews of color trends, and fashion-forward styling.

ABS Master Classes from industry leaders will reveal the latest trends and techniques in and up-close-and-personal setting.
The ABS Exhibit Floor will showcase hundreds of manufacturers and distributors offering the newest products, tools and equipment for hair, skin and nail care.
The International Nail Technicians Association (INTA) Conference

ABS Product Knowledge College. There will be dozens of classes sponsored by leading manufacturers to hone the technical and sales skills of salon professionals.

Visit for more information and to register or call 800- 883-7808 or 312-321-6809. Complete details on hotel registration will be available on the website, Facebook and Twitter.

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