FAQ

What type of companies exhibit at the International Esthetics, Cosmetic & Spa Conference?

All companies exhibiting sell or distribute products or services to spas/salons. The following are examples of the types of companies that will be seen at IECSC:

  • Skincare
  • Makeup
  • Hair Removal
  • Private Label
  • Massage
  • Permanent Makeup
  • Microdermabrasion Product/Machine
  • Equipment & Supply
  • Spa Design
  • Spa/Salon Computer Programming
  • Bottling/Packaging

Who attends the conferences?
Salon & Spa Owners and Managers, Estheticians, Makeup Artists, Skin Care Specialists, Instructors/Students, Distributors, Massage Therapists, Medical Estheticians, Plastic Surgeons, Wellness Practitioners, Cosmetologists.

Is the public invited to participate in the conference?
No, this is a professional tradeshow only and is not beneficial to anyone not involved in the spa industry. However, anyone interested in this industry is more than welcome to call and get more information.

Do you have to bring your license to the show?
Not all states license their estheticians or salon/spa professionals, so we do not require any ID at the door. Some form of professional identification is suggested for networking and business transaction information. Questex, however only advertises to the professionals in the spa industry.

How many people attend the conference each year?
More than 22,600 attendees come to IECSC Las Vegas.

How many exhibits will be seen at the conferences?
IECSC Las Vegas has more than 600 exhibitors.

What type of Conference Program is offered?
Offering a robust education program, IECSC Las Vegas has many opportunities to grow your career and business. More than 13 free classes are included with your paid exhibit hall admission. Plus, there are additional classes available for a separate fee, including: Targeted Learning Tracks, Advanced Education Workshops, CIDESCO USA Education, Makeup Workshops, Spa Tours and an Advanced Business Seminar. All classes are taught by the industry's leading experts.

Do people attending classes receive CEU credits?
Many classes are acceptable for CEU credit; however, due to the diversity in state accreditation programs, it is the attendee's responsibility to notify their state board of cosmetology to predetermine which classes are acceptable.

Can I bring a roller bag to the show?
No, we do not allow roller bags on the show floor. Please leave your roller bags at the bag check. If you have a medical condition which requires you to use a roller bag, please bring an official medical note with you and bring the note to the Information Booth for validation. The Information Booth is located in the Grand Concourse Lobby adjacent to the entrance to the bag check.

Is there anything else I should know about the show?
Registering for IECSC Las Vegas implies consent to use your image in future promotional materials and media coverage. No one under the age of 15 is allowed in the exhibit hall or in the classrooms, including infants and strollers. Roller bags are not allowed on the show floor.

Additional Questions?

Show Related: Contact Amanda Butcher at 212-895-8276 or email abutcher@questex.com

Registration Related: Contact Customer Service at 877.398.6940