May 2008

Summer Show Preview

ABCH Energizing Summit
June 1-2, 2008
Los Angeles, California
www.haircolorist.com

ABCH Energizing Summit, sponsored by the American Board of Certified Haircolorists, will be held at the Marriott Hotel in L.A. It will feature 44 educators and 155 individual classes, 37 of which will be hands-on. They will cover the entire spectrum of haircolor subjects and will include custom mannequins for each class. There will also be classes to aid in passing the American Board of Certified Haircolorists Examination.

Premiere Orlando Beauty Show
June 1-2, 2008
Orlando, Florida
www.premiereorlandoshow.biz
800-335-7469

The Premiere Orlando Beauty Show will be held at the Orlando/Orange County Convention Center. It will feature hair education and technical flair on the main stage. It will also include specialized in-depth color training and education on nails, make-up, skin care, massage and more. International Education will also be included, with a variety of classes to be taught in Portuguese, Spanish and Vietnamese.

International Beauty Show Las Vegas
June 28-30, 2008
Las Vegas, Nevada
www.ibslasvegas.com | 800-496-9861

The International Beauty Show Las Vegas will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center and it will foster artistic, personal and professional growth opportunities for the salon community. This big event will include more than 200 suppliers, expanded educational opportunities, energizing and inspiring Main Stage performances and exciting nail competitions.

International Esthetics, Cosmetics
and Spa Conference
June 28-30, 2008
Las Vegas, Nevada
www.iecscs.com | 800-498-6984

The International Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conference will be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The show will include products from more than 650 skincare and wellness companies and a program with more than 200 free classes, including General Session, Spa Business Track, Makeup Track, Wellness Track and Manufacturer Classes. Paid Education includes Medical Spa MD Procedures, Medical Spa Business Conference, Your Profitable American Spa, Advanced

Education Workshops and CIDESCO Workshops.
Cosmoprof North America
July 13-15, 2008
Las Vegas, Nevada
www.cosmoprofnorthamerica.com

Cosmoprof North America will be held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. The show strives to be the premier business-to-business beauty event in North America with its product categories covering the entire spectrum of the beauty industry. However, this is not a traditional hair show, and is targeted toward salon and spa owners and managers, rather than stylists and technicians. Education is not offered and cash-and-carry sales are not allowed.

North American Hairstyling Awards
July 13, 2008
Las Vegas, Nevada
www.probeauty.org/naha

The NAHA competition award ceremony will be held at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino to honor top hairstylists for their achievements. The Lifetime Achievement Award winner, Hall of Leaders inductee and winners in 12 categories will all be honored at a gala evening filled with artistic spirit and visual collections.

NCA SalonLife ’08
August 9-11, 2008
Rosemont, Illinois
www.salon-life.com | 888-254-9810

This NCA event will be held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, presented by the National Cosmetology Association. It is designed to connect like-minded salon professionals with one another and inspire their success in both their professional and personal lives, and will be interactive and educationally focused. The show will feature carefully selected exhibitors, outstanding education and a noise-controlled environment that’s conducive for conducting business and learning.

Face and Body Spa and Healthy Aging Conference and Expo
August 16-18, 2008
San Francisco, California
www.faceandbody.com | 630-344-6023

The Face and Body Spa and Healthy Aging Conference and Expo will be held at Moscone Convention Center North. In a forum to connect spa professionals with their colleagues who serve the healthy aging, wellness, personal care, fitness, cosmetic and nutrition industries, attendees will include spa owners and managers, estheticians, massage therapists, medical therapists, plastic surgeons, dermatologists, and other medical professionals. It will include three days of product-neutral education.