In case you didn't know, the nation's longest-running professional beauty show is returning to New York City in less than a month. Bigger and better than ever before, the 2018 International Beauty Show New York will be held at the Jacob K. Javitz center in Manhattan from March 4-6.
The three-day event draws in 65,000 professionals from all professions within the beauty industry, including hair stylists and barbers, nail technicians, makeup artists, dermatologists, estheticians, and more. And, while we could surely write a novel listing all of the reasons why you don't want to miss this year's show, we decided to sum it up into a few quick points.
New Products, Tools & Innovations
Be the first to learn about the latest products, tools and innovations within your field and take the products home with you that day at professional-only pricing. With 500 plus exhibitors, including top-name brands like Conair, Olivia Garden, Gelish, Amika, ARROJO, Andis, BH Cosmetics, Halo Couture, Product Club and more, you're bound to find something you love or even stumble upon a new favorite.
IBS New York boasts a diverse and exciting conference program taught by the best educators in the industry. Past speakers include, Ted Gibson, Nick Arrojo, Lisa Yamasaki, Martin Parsons, Charlie Price, Tanju Kurt, Lauren Moser, DJ Muldoon, Eve Pearl, Jenny Strebe and Tracey Hughes. Even better yet, more than 100 classes including barbering, makeup, nail art, and business-focused classes are included free with your exhibit hall ticket. Click here to view the 2018 educational lineup which features phenomenal speakers, important topics, and exciting new techniques.
Refine Your Skills
In addition to free classes, IBS New York offers a string of Master Classes and Hands-On Workshops for an additional fee. The informative master classes provide a more personal look into practices that have made a selection of beauty gurus boom in the industry, while the hands-on workshops cover topics from business building to technique-driven treatments that will help increase your bottom line.
Perhaps one of the best parts of the International Beauty Show is the camaraderie among attendees. Take a minute to imagine yourself surrounded with 65,000 equally passionate, career-driven individuals, learning and networking with some of the most successful in the beauty industry—amazing, right? As an added bonus, a ticket to IBS includes entrance to the largest spa show in New York, IECSC.
For more information and registration details, visit ibsnewyork.com. Register before March 3 and save 12 dollars on your ticket per day.