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America’s Beauty Show by Cosmetologists Chicago Announces The 2020 ABS Global Image Awards Winners

The 2020 ABS Global Image Awards recognizes hairdressing talent on an international level. It celebrates the passion and artistry of professional and emerging stylists in a photo competition that features seven professional categories and two student categories.

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Ulta Beauty and America's Beauty Show Celebrate Hometown Pride

America’s Beauty Show and Ulta Beauty team up to capture the beauty of their city in a photo collection that is a love letter to Chicago.

America's Beauty Show in Chicago Cancelled Due to COVID-19

In addition, the co-located International Esthetics Cosmetics and Spa Conference (IECSC), scheduled April 18-20, 2020 at McCormick Place is cancelled. More information at IECSCChicago.com.

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: The Inside Scoop on America's Beauty Show 2020

If you're going to America's Beauty Show--see you there! And if you're not, here's why you should.

She Wanted to Make Women Look Beautiful But She Had to Leave Her Country to Do It

This expat knows she made the right move. “Helping my clients look and feel good makes me happy as my work empowers women.”

Feeling Defeated After Salon Setbacks, She Staged a Beautiful Comeback

“I knew I couldn’t fail more than I already had, so I really had nothing left to lose.” Find out how this talented stylist reinvented herself and her career.

New CEO Announced for America's Beauty Show

Frank Fulco will lead strategic planning for America’s Beauty Show (ABS) and continue to build on Cosmetologists Chicago's (CC) legacy of support and growth for professionals and students.

Enter the 2020 ABS Global Image Awards and Ignite Your Artistry

“To all salon professionals, I will say that the ABS Global Image Awards will unleash your inner creativity. Find like-minded people and have fun collaborating! Everything you try will either work out great or turn out to be an amazing learning experience!”

Chicago Says No More: Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Training for Cosmetologists

In many communities, salons are at the center of connection, communication and coming together after disaster and heartbreak.  Salon professionals also hear stories from their clients--who open up and share in the chair--that alert the stylists to situations of violence and abuse. But then what? 

Art Noir Artistry from Luis Alvarez and the BaBylissPro Team

Luis Alvarez and the BaBylissPro team create beauty from darkness.