Face & Body Midwest Rescheduled to February 2021

Due to COVID-19, we have temporarily suspended registration for FBMW. However, you may pre-register for the event to stay up-to-date on the latest registration and Face & Body news. Once registration re-opens, you will be sent an email to complete the registration process.

Advanced Education CE Classes

Choose from a variety of education classes and receive up to 8 continuing education hours for the state of Illinois (1 CE per class) and up to 5 continuing education hours for the state of Ohio (seeking board approval).

For other states, we recommend you check with your State Board of Education on which classes they approve as continuing education hours.

Below are the 3 different Advanced Education registration options:

  • Advanced Education Full-Pack: Consists of ALL Advanced Education Classes
  • Advanced Education 4-Pack: Consists of 4 Advanced Education Classes
  • Advanced Education 2-Pack: Consists of 2 Advanced Education Classes
  • For prices and to see what else is included in these registration options, click here.

Friendly Reminders:

  • You can split up the classes however you'd like throughout the two days of the event.
  • You do not have to attend both classes from one specific track/topic. You can mix and match!
  • Questions, email mesposito@allured.com or call 630-344-6071.
Select Criteria: Session Type = Advanced Education

Facial (Sunday Morning, February 28)

PaidMedical Spa8:00 AM – 9:00 AM   Sunday

Jaclyn Peresetsky
Skin Perfect Image Wellness Spa

PaidTreatments12:00 PM – 1:00 PM   Sunday

Learn what devices can be used to in the treatment of acne.
Learn what devices should be avoided.
Find out how to better control acne.
More details …

Advisory Board
Terri Wojak
True U Education

Spa Essentials (Sunday Morning, February 28)

PaidIngredients8:00 AM – 9:00 AM   Sunday

Learn how to go about identifying products by ingredient listing.
Learn different Ingredients in natural products vs. high profile cosmetics.
Find out how to determine ingredient combinations for skin goal expectations.
Learn common skin reactive outcomes and how to avoid them.
Create the perfect treatment formula for the individual based on ingredients.
Get immediate information guides when purchasing a spa product brand.
Get a list of trend and cosmetic web and library references to refer to.
Learn how your decisions build your reputation as a knowledgeable professional.
More details …

Bonnie Canavino
President, Owner
Red Cherry Group

PaidScience12:00 PM – 1:00 PM   Sunday

*Learn common diseases and viruses that spread through your spa on a daily basis.
* Understand the differences between sanitation, disinfection and sterilization, as well as how and when to use them.
*Overview OSHA regulations for your spa, including MSDS sheets and OSHA approved disinfecting agents.
More details …

Christa McDearmon
Bella's Skin and Lash Co.

Personal Success (Sunday Afternoon, February 28)

PaidBusiness3:00 PM – 4:00 PM   Sunday

In this fun interactive session, you will learn proven strategies to stand out from the competition & position yourself as THE expert!
1. To harness the power of color in your marketing and what message it conveys.
2. Does your marketing copy fall flat? Learn How certain words can make your marketing content Pop, fizz & Spa.rkle!
3. To captivate your ideal clients using a combination of high tech and high touch marketing
More details …

Tazeem Jamal
Speaker, Master Esthetician and Spa Biz Coach
Skindulgence Spa

PaidBusiness5:30 PM – 6:30 PM   Sunday

-Understand how to register your business legally.
-Understand how to negotiate your lease space.
-Be more confident when making equipment purchases and selecting skincare for your spa.
-Build a service menu that works when you are starting out.
More details …

Mary Nielsen
Executive Director
Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics Institute

The Modern Client (Sunday Afternoon, February 28)

PaidBusiness3:00 PM – 4:00 PM   Sunday

Learn how to attract a generation that is now reaching full maturity and financial stability, a generation that wants to look and feel good but is mostly attracted to modern facial techniques.
Understand how to create a spa and medspa environment that will appeal to Generation X.
More details …

Ania Goryca Johnson
Director of Education
New Age Spa Institute
Katarzyna Armata
CIDESCO Diplomate, Educator
New Age Spa Institute

PaidScience5:30 PM – 6:30 PM   Sunday

Learn about the hottest new ingredient innovations.
Learn which ingredients target which skin concerns.
Learn how to tailor your client's treatment with ingredient knowledge.
More details …

Advisory Board
Brenda Cumming, RN, MEP-C
Co-Founder, National Sales Manager
Lira Clinical

Massage (Monday Morning, March 01)

PaidBody8:00 AM – 9:00 AM   Monday

In this session, you’ll learn:
- The history of cannabis,
- Common myths and misconceptions,
- The endocannabinoid system,
- The differences between THC, CBD and other cannabinoids,
- The entourage effect,
- What terpenes are,
- Contraindications,
- The benefits of cannabis massage,
- The benefits of cannabis skin care,
- Best practices,
- Legal issues and
- How to monetize your new skill.
More details …

Jordan Person

PaidTreatments12:00 PM – 1:00 PM   Monday

-Learn self preparation for energy work.
-Learn dynamic facial massage moves, including neck and décolletage.
-Learn 2 mind clearing energy sequences to incorporate as part of your massage.
More details …

Angela Rozzi-Burns
Owner, Licensed Esthetician
Rejuvenate Skincare and Peel Barre

Spa Management (Monday Morning, March 01)

PaidBusiness8:00 AM – 9:00 AM   Monday

*Evaluate new assessments useful when interviewing new staff.
*Determine what personalities might mesh best in your environment.
*Consider alternative methods of onboarding new staff.
More details …

Karen Zupko
Karen Zupko & Associates Inc.

PaidBusiness12:00 PM – 1:00 PM   Monday

1. Financial pitfalls to avoid
2. Selection of services for your menu
3. Customer Service
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Sonya Kennedy
Owner, Esthetic Director
Magnolia Medspa

Hair Removal (Monday Afternoon, March 01)

PaidBusiness3:00 PM – 4:00 PM   Monday

Cali VanAelst
Training Director
Cirépil Wax by Perron Rigot, Inc.

PaidBody5:00 PM – 6:00 PM   Monday

Deanna Derthick
International Educator/Brand Manager

Wellness (Monday Afternoon, March 01)

PaidWellness3:00 PM – 4:00 PM   Monday

1. Introduce toxic stress levels and how to prevent toxicity for longevity;
2. Body messages: intake, absorption, assimilation and elimination; and
3. Nutritional concepts: holistic wellness, herbal nutrition and planning.
More details …

Mytecia Myles
Aesthetician | Master Herbalist | Educator

PaidIngredients5:00 PM – 6:00 PM   Monday

This talk shall focus on medicinal herbs used in skin care formulations today.
We will learn the important components plants offers in regards to skin as well as delivery methods.
Attendees will learn to craft a “monograph” or working reference guide.
The core objectives are:
*Understand Herbal Actions,
*Understand Herbal Constituents,
*Recognize the botanical origin of several Industry ingredients,
*Discern which Herb to use and why,
*Learn delivery methods and
*Create plant monographs.
More details …

Ms  Caroline Stork
Esthetician, Scientist, Herbalist, Business Coach to Beauty + Wellness practitioners