All Advanced Education Classes

Each one hour Advanced Education Conference Program session provides one esthetics CE hour for Illinois estheticians and esthetic instructors. Allured Business Media is an approved sponsor of continuing education by the Illinois Department of Professional Regulation. Class sizes are limited for the Advanced Education Conference Program. Class selection can be made in the registration process.

And NEW in 2016, Face & Body is approved by the Ohio State Board of Cosmetology to provide continuing education for sessions in the Treatment Track. Licensed OH Estheticians can earn up to 5 OH CE hours when attending sessions in the Treatment Track.

Saturday, March 12


Lotions and Potions—Deciphering Formulation and Chemistry

Panelists: Gina Cosby, Formulating Chemist, Market Development Manager, Glenn Corp.
Kelly Dobos, Formulating Chemist, Technical Manager, Sun Chemical
Tom Lehman, Formulating Chemist, VP, Mansfield-King, LLC
Perry Romanowski, Formulating Chemist, Consultant, Brains Publishing


"Teching Up" Age Prevention Treatments for the XY Generations

Lead Your Team To Customer Service Success

Pigmentation Disorder Causes and Treatments

Protein and Its Role in Skin Health

Speaker: Erin Madigan-Fleck, Association of Holistic Skin Care Practitioners; Naturophoria


Acne Detective: Effective Analysis of Problem Skin Conditions

Building a Powerhouse Brand

Evolution of Wax

Speaker: Deanna Derthick, Maxcara and Divi International Company; Depilève

Himalayan Salt Detox Body Wrap

Speaker: Ann Brown, Spa Shiki; Spa Insight Solutions; Saltability


Professional Facial Massage: An Evidence-based Anti-aging Treatment

Speaker: Katerina Steventon, FaceWorkshops

Technology: Adding the New to the Tried and True

Speaker: Terri A. Wojak, True U Education

The Latest Trends in Spa Menus

Speaker: Fabienne Lindholm, Beauty Ateliers

Therapeutic Essential Oils: A Guide for the Treatment Room


Owning the "#Multimasking" Trend

Talking Trends: An Ear to the Ground With an Eye Toward the Future

Speaker: Annet King, The International Dermal Institute (IDI) and Dermalogica

The Anatomy of a Sunscreen

Speaker: Farah Ahmed,

The Esthetician's Role in Treating Clients Who Don't Feel Whole

Speaker: Becky Kuehn, Evergreen SkinCare Solutions; Oncology Spa Solutions


How The Price War Will Be Won

Speaker: Lauren Snow, Associated Skin Care Professionals

Meridian Facial Recontouring for Overall Wellness

Triple Your Makeup Revenue and Lock in Client Loyalty with Color Analysis

Speaker: Jaclyn Peresetsky, Skin Perfect Spa

All exhibitors, sessions, presenters, times and locations are subject to change without notice.