Illinois Esthetician Schools

Esthetician licensure in the state of Illinois is regulated by the Illinois Barber, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Hair Braiding, and Nail Technology Board. To become a licensed skin care professional, Illinois requires completion of a licensed esthetics program consisting of 750 hours of training and successfully passing the written and practical examinations for esthetician licensure.

If you are an aspiring esthetician in Illinois who wants to start your career in the esthetics industry, finding a reputable school with a dynamic esthetics program is a great first step!

From this school directory, you will find a full list of esthetic schools in Illinois. The highlighted schools are ASCP Premier School members that not only offer a great esthetics program, but also include student benefits provided by Associated Skin Care Professionals built right in! Students who attend an ASCP Premier School receive:

ASCP Student Benefits

You can learn about the full benefits of ASCP Premium Student membership here.

To learn more about how to become a licensed esthetician in Illinois, including hourly requirements, rules and regulations, and other general information, we encourage you to check out the Illinois Barber, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Hair Braiding, and Nail Technology Board.

Illinois Division of Professional Regulation

Chicago Office
100 W. Randolph, 9th Floor
Chicago, IL 60601
Springfield Office
320 W. Washington, 3rd Floor
Springfield, IL 62786

Phone: 888-473-4858 | Website: | Email: via contact form on website
Training hours required from a licensed esthetics school/program: 750
Renewal CEU hours: Operators 10 hours every 2 years, Instructors 20 hours every 2 years


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Illinois Esthetician Schools/Programs

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