PREMIER BRANDS EXHIBITING
HUNDREDS of brands will line the Expo Hall selling at professionals-only prices, sharing the latest innovations in technology, and demonstrating the best products you’ll need for success. Plus, it’s still early — this list is still growing!
#1 Lash USA
3K Trading / Sumika Nails
Applied Lacquer Industries
Ask Debbie About Hair & Health
Aztec Secret Health & Beauty
Beards & Riﬀs Trading Co
Beaute Tsuru dba KSK Enterprise
Beauty Care (fmly: B.z Retail)
Beauty Industry Group / Halo Couture
Beauty Pros / Smart Tech
Beauty Warrior by Adamme Sosa
Beauty West Services
Bella Lash Extensions
BES Distributions of America
Butterﬂy Kiss Lash Extensions
Centre For Beauty
CHI by Farouk Systems Group
Class International / Avichi Corp
Daisy Nail Product
Evalash Beauty Corporation
Eyecon Enterprises / D’Serv Healthy Hair Care
Forever Young (fmly: Beverly Hills Innovations)
Forty Avenue LZ International GmbH
GAMMA & BROSS
Grace Kingdom Beauty
Guangzhou EC Cosmetics
Guangzhou Yidingcheng Biological Technology
Happy Feet USA
Hattori Hanzo Shears
Illumino Lashes / Cosmo Spa Lounge
Image X Innovation
Inﬁnite Aloe / Ultimate Creations
Jewelry by Meryl
Kair Harbor Express
Kate of Tokyo Co
Knowledge by Niki
La Par Lifestyle
LashBox Los Angeles / LBLA Beauty
Lauren Alexandra Beauty
Leon Global Group dba Forever Beauty
Lezerton by Jewula
LIC Salon Apparel
Loved and Lashed
Luna Bella Beauty
Mane Tame Professional Men’s Grooming
Margaret Taylor Jewelery
Mary Ruth Organics
McConnell Labs / Light Elegance Nail Products
Merchant Square Beauty Supply
MGS Hair Solutions
Modish C. (fmly. Flawless Beauty / Evalectric)
My Absolute Beauty / Elleebana Lash Lift
Nail Alliance / Morgan Taylor
Nano and Bio Lamination
National Hair Center
Nature Hill NV
NB Beauty Systems
Paris Lash Academy
PBT America Plasma Lift
Pureo Natural Products
Qingdao Blanda Eyelash Factory
Qingdao Leda Crafts Co / Lordhair
Rainbow Beauty Company
RS Trading Group
Salon Designers LA
San Juan Beauty Show
Shanghai Tuocheng / Anhui Huihao Hair Art
Shanghai Tuocheng / Leda Beauty
Shanghai Tuocheng / Qingdao Eunice Hair Products
Shanghai Tuocheng / Qingdao YSG Hair
Shanghai Tuocheng / Shanxi Yuhong
Shanghai Tuocheng / Shenzhen Lescolton
Shark Fin Shear Company
Sierra & Sage
Sinners Vice Lashes
SIS Int’l Trade / Cosmetics Trade Show Ent /
Snatch That Cat Wax
Star Glow Products
Taylor Andrews / Cloak and Dagger
Texture vs. Race
The Gel Bottle
The Lash Bar
The Lash Co
The Makeup Blowout Sale Group
The Pro Pack
Ultimate Beauty Companies
Uncle Funky’s Daughter
Upload Beauty dba JK Beauty Group
(fmly. Smile World Corp / Double Dare)
USPS from Czarnowski
Vio New Star
Wellness Premium Products
West Bay Imports dba Euronext Hair
CREATE SOCIAL MEDIA CONTENT TO BOOST YOUR BUSINESS
ERIK RAMOS – EFEXXAPPS
Do you want to create incredible content that engages your customers and followers on social media? Content creation is the number 1 tool salon pros use to gain more clients. In this workshop, Erik will teach you how to identify your unique voice to create content that promotes your business and builds your bottom line. You will learn practical strategies from idea generation to automation to easily and efficiently get your content on all of the social platforms. You will also develop the skills necessary to keep your content up-todate and relevant in an ever-changing digital landscape. You will leave this workshop with the skills and resources necessary to build an effective content creation strategy and amplify your presence online.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Foil comb/rat tail comb, clips, gloves, color bottle applicator, color brush & bowl, note pad & pen.
KEEP IT SIMPLE: HANDS-ON HAIRCUTTING
AARON JOHNSON – THE COLLECTIVE
Want to be a better hairdresser? Join cutting expert, Aaron Johnson, as he walks you through his efficient and effective haircutting process to create any look. The invaluable techniques your learn will boost your business, income and clientele. Learn everything you need to know from one of the industry’s foremost cutting experts and take your craft to the next level!
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Scissors, combs, spray bottle & duck bill clips.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: A mannequin head will be provided for you to practice on in the workshop which you can take home.
VISION CRAFTING A CURLY CUT & STYLE
MELL GUIDO – MANES BY MELL
Get comfortable with curls in this hands-on course! Mell will teach you how to craft a custom cut and style for your curly clients. Learn how to have a thorough consultation, understand the client’s curl pattern, hair texture, and lifestyle to decide the right cutting technique to use. Then, get hands-on and craft a curly cut optimized for versatility so your client can style their hair any way they desire. Finish your haircut with curl styling techniques designed for efficiency, movement, volume, and maximum definition through Mell’s simple 3 step styling method; including product knowledge and the best tools to achieve the look.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Scissors, combs, duckbill style clips, spray bottle, paddle style brush or Denman D3/D4 styling brush, leave-in conditioner/curl cream, curl styling gel/mousse, finishing serum/hair oil.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: VERB will sponsor product for this workshop and a mannequin head will be provided. You can take all of these goodies home with you!
CONCEALED HAIR EXTENSIONS
TONI FOUNTAIN – TONI FOUNTAIN HAIR
Extensions are still a huge trend across the world. Learn what your clients are asking for: a concealed extension method where the beaded track is undetectable, worn either up or down. Extension expert, Toni Fountain, will teach you head mapping for extensions, along with danger zones to avoid to create a truly concealed illusion look. You will also learn how to determine how many grams/ wefts are needed for an installation, proper stitching and anchor beads and how to cut/ blend extensions for seamless results. Toni will also explain how she grew her business by over 200% by offering the concealed illusion extension technique and will provide you with a certificate. After the workshop, Toni will offer all participants video follow up to support your certification.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Extension bead pliers, one that can both crimp/close and open a bead preferred, extension loop needle threader, curved needles, small scissors, single (or double) prong curl clips to hold wefts in place while sewing, minimum 12, 4 sectioning clips, tail comb (or highlighting comb) for sectioning, silicone lined micro link beads, size: 5mm outside, 3mm inside-minimum 100 for mannequin head practice, spool of nylon thread for extension sewing, practice hair: best to bring hand tied hair as it’s thinner and will lay flatter on your client’s head; at least 4 wefts to practice concealed technique.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: A mannequin head will be provided for you to practice on in the workshop which you can take home along with a Certificate of Completion.
MODERN, TEASY LIGHT PLACEMENT WITH PURPOSE
You know that feeling you get when your client tells you they are on a time crunch and need to be out way sooner than you expected? But, they still want to be as blonde as possible? Don’t worry, Kristeena and Erica have your back! In this workshop, the duo will teach you modern Teasy light placements for maximum brightness in less time. Your clients will get blonde pops where it counts and you can breathe a sigh of relief knowing you won’t run over on time. You’ll leave this workshop with time-saving techniques utilizing Teasylights, baby-lights, hairline placement and tip outs. You and your clients will win with this technique and so will your profits!
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: 5 foil clips, foil comb, foils, foil board.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: Redken and Blonde Solutions will sponsor product for this workshop and a mannequin head will be provided. You can take all of these goodies home with you!KRISTEENA VAN CLEAVE & ERICA SIX –BLONDE CULTURE SALON
Join IBS and IECSC on Opening Night and Sunday night for two great ways to wind down and enjoy Las Vegas with your friends and colleagues! Purchase your tickets when you register to attend IBS. Dedicated fast-track entry line at each party.
We hope to see you there. For details visit ibslasvegas.com
Additional fee for each workshop. Hair workshops include a mannequin head. Visit IBSlasvegas.com for details.
HOW TO START YOUR OWN BEAUTY BRAND
GINGER KING – GRACE KINGDOM BEAUTY
Do you want to create your own beauty brand? With the right guidance, you can create a powerhouse brand to sell your products, build partnerships and become a successful beauty entrepreneur. Learn from founder of Grace Kingdom Beauty, Ginger King, how to craft your vision and create a brand that stands out from others. Ginger will teach you how to build your platform through technology, what products to start with, how to develop products, along with how to contract a manufacturer and build relationships with PR and editorial reps. You will leave the workshop with clarity on how to develop your brand and products, what next steps to take and even how to secure a website for success.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Pen, paper and an active mind full of ideas!
THE HIGHLIGHT STRATEGY THAT WORKS ON EVERYONE
MARCO PELUSI – MARCO PELUSI HAIR STUDIO
Do you want to learn an easy method for highlighting? Learn Marco Pelusi’s signature highlighting technique! Marco will demonstrate his clean and simple technique, which tackles the pitfalls faced when clients want any kind of dimension in their haircolor. His technique can be applied to every highlight you do behind the chair. Marco will demonstrate the best highlight placement, and most importantly, his signature bricklay technique. Then, you will have the opportunity to execute the technique in this workshop, with one-onone coaching from Marco!
LEARN TO CUT THE IT-GIRL BOB
FATIMA RAHMAN – FS CHARLIE
Learn techniques to achieve the latest French girl/Hailey Bieber bob - blunt, messy, yet perfect. There are subtleties in weight removal and sectioning that make this cut a hit with clients and keep them coming back. In this workshop, color expert Fatima will show you a variety of bobs. Fatima will also teach you how to incorporate bangs to give the cut a chic French-girl vibe. You will practice under Fatima’s instruction and will learn styling tricks that make this cut look completely effortless.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Shears, texture shears, feather razor, combs and at least 6 clips. WORKSHOP INCLUDES: A mannequin head will be provided for you to practice on in the workshop which you can take home.
ROCK YOUR FANS! PROFESSIONAL LASH EXTENSION WORKSHOP
AMBER ARRINGTON – PRO BEAUTY EDUCATION
THE HEALTHY BEAUTY PROFESSIONAL: THE ULTIMATE WORKSHOP TO IMPROVE YOUR WELLBEING
DEBBIE WILLIAMS, NATASHA BHALLA & THOMAS JAMES
SPONSORED BY SPONSORED BY
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Pen and paper for notes and a bag large enough to take home your mannequin head and swag.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: Marco Collagen Color Guard and Tutto will sponsor product for this workshop and a mannequin head will be provided.
The last couple years have been very challenging for beauty professionals and it’s become clear that health and wellness are not luxuries, but critical components to a good life and career. Join health and wellness experts, Debbie Williams, Natasha Bhalla and Thomas James to learn easy, efficient ways to improve your health, de-stress and in return, make more money behind-the-chair. This three-hour workshop features simple techniques to improve your life as a salon professional. You’ll learn how to manage stress, improve your wellbeing, increase energy and incorporate techniques to secure a lasting, healthy career in beauty.
Empower yourself with:
• Tips to manage stress, both in and out of the salon
• Insight into foods to increase your energy
• Simple exercises to support your body through repetitive movements to prevent carpal tunnel and other challenges common to the beauty professional
• Nutritional tips for healthier hair, skin & nails
• Wellness information to help you better understand your clients’ challenges with hair loss, acne and other skin conditions and more.
Are you a professional eyelash extension artist or looking to become one to increase your earning potential? Are you interested in learning new, handmade Russian volume fan techniques? Whether you know very little about professional eyelash extensions yet or have been doing them for a while and want to learn new techniques that will have your clients coming back for more, this workshop is for YOU! Lash industry expert, Amber will teach you all about the innovative techniques for lashes your clients will love. She will assist you in developing proper pick-up techniques from classic to the original Russian volume to mega volume and more. Amber will also discuss the state of the industry and how to boost your business and make more money with lash services.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: Lash FX and Maven Artistry will provide the tools and products needed for this workshop, including: lash trays, adhesive, practice worksheets and Practice Petals.
HIGH CONTRAST BLONDING
J LADNER – J LADNER EDUCATION
During this hands-on workshop, you will learn the most efficient placement for High Contrast Blonding, allowing you to master the art of placement, patterns and sparks while creating exceptional results. The haircolor and foils for the workshop will be sponsored by Oligo. You will be inspired you to navigate your chair with clarity and confidence, plus you’ll improve your blonding skills and boost your bottom line with the techniques you learn.
STUDENTS ARE REQUIRED TO BRING: Hair clips, foiling combs, hair color gloves, color brushes for highlights, rat tail foiling comb, sectioning clips & round brushes.
WORKSHOP INCLUDES: A mannequin head will be provided for you to practice on in the workshop which you can take home along with some swag!
3-DAY PASSPORT DISCOVER tactile learning opportunities from exclusive artists & educators!
OVER 100 FREE CLASSES!
GROW your business with educational opportunities for the times we live in.
Featured classes include:
HAIR TECHNIQUES & TRENDS
• Dry Haircutting Techniques
• Khemistry of Kolouring Texture
• A Guide to Healthy Modern Blonding
KRISTEENA VANCLEAVE & ERICA SIX
BLONDE CULTURE SALON
• The Highlight Strategy that Works on Everyone
MARCO PELUSI HAIR STUDIO
• The Biggest Mistakes Hairstylists Make During Photoshoots
• Master the Art of Placement & Patterns
J LADNER EDUCATION
• Curl Revival: Restoring Confidence and Bringing Life Back to Struggling Curls
MANES BY MELL
• Haircutting with a NAHA Master
• Finding Success in Men’s Grooming
RODRICK SAMUELS & EARL SAGEWOLF
CLOAK & DAGGER
NAIL ART & TRENDS
• Find Out Why What’s Inside Your Hard Gels Matters
• Gelish® Showcase – Enhanced Natural Nail Care & Sneak Peaks!
• Grow Stronger Nails
LA PAR LIFESTYLE
• Massage for Manicurists
To view the full selection of free education visit IBSlasvegas.com
THE BUSINESS OF BEAUTY
• From Zero to Fully Booked in Under 12 Weeks
DAWN BRADLEY, INC
• Protect Your Salon & Business
ATTORNEY REONNA GREEN
• Pay Yourself FIRST –Business Basics for Success
• Revolutionizing Appointment
Scheduling: Custom Mobile Apps are the Future of Appointment Scheduling
• Late Clients & No Shows –Learn to Manage the Stress!
ZAN RAY & TOM COLLINS
GLOBAL BEAUTY ACADEMY
• Money Making Machine
AMY CARTER EMPOWERING YOU CONSULTING
• Top 10 Tips to Start your Beauty Brand
GRACE KINGDOM BEAUTY
• Your Salon, Your Rules
• Confidently Raise Your Prices, Not Your Anxiety
DAWN BRADLEY, INC
MAKEUP & ARTISTRY
• M.A.C Pro presents Skin Artistry
• All About the Eyes
• Lashed! Lined! Lifted!
ADAMME ARTISTRY BEAUTY WARRIOR
• Lights, Camera, Action –Makeup for Social Media & HD
ADAMME ARTISTRY BEAUTY WARRIOR
• Make More Money in Less Time & Add Revenue to Your Salon
LASH BOX LA
To view the full roster of amazing educators and to register to attend visit IBSlasvegas.com
LEARN new styles, techniques and trends from some of the biggest names in the biz!
THANK YOU SPONSORSJ LADNER @ itsmrjladner DEBBIE WILLIAMS @ askdebbieabouthair GINGER KING @ thebeautysharkginger ADAMME SOSA @ adammeartistry MELL GUIDO @ manesbymell AARON JOHNSON @ theaaronjohnson JOHNNY WRIGHT @ johnnywright220 KEYA NEAL @ keyaartistically DAWN BRADLEY @ dawnbradleyhair
OPPORTUNITIES FOR GROWTH & EMPOWERMENT
COME see what’s brand new on the show floor in 2023!
LOOK LEARN STAGE
Watch renowned artists demonstrate the latest techniques on the Look & Learn Stage while networking and enjoying cocktails with colleagues and friends. Visit IBSlasvegas.com for the Look & Learn Stage schedule.
THE POWERHOUSE PAVILION
Celebrating Black Beauty Entrepreneurs.
This new pavilion will inspire, empower, and enlighten all industry professionals! Discover a sweeping gallery of iconic Black entrepreneurs who forged their ways to advance the beauty industry, while learning from some of the best minds in the business how to boost your career through multiple education panels throughout the event.
POWER HOUSE PAVILION COMMITTEE MEMBERS
Global Brand Manager, MYAVANA
Celebrity Hair Stylist, Author & Educator, Monae Artistry
Artist-Activist & Senior Strategic Advisor, MYAVANA CANDACE MITCHELL HARRIS
Founder & CEO, MYAVANA
Cosmetologist & Barber, Mr. Stateboard
Owner & Master Stylist, Lisa’s of Annapolis
KEYA NEAL Industry Activist, DEI Strategist, Kolour Kulture
Officer & Barber, Iconic Barber & Cut Like A Pro®
Salon Business Coach & Owner, BeautySuperStars
MUST INCLUDED FREE WITH 3-DAY PASSPORT
2 EVENTS FOR THE PRICE OF 1
Attend the premier event for wellness education—the International Esthetics, Cosmetics, & Spa Conference, free!
CHINA PINGDU MOMO EYELASH COMPANY
Main products are Classic Round and Flat eyelash Extensions, Easy Fans, YY, 3D and 5D Clover Lash, all kinds of popular Volume Eyelashes and Full Strip Eyelashes.
MAILING ADDRESS (USA): 20250 Alameda Street Compton California 90221