Questex’s International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference (IECSC) in Chicago provided education and networking to the spa and wellness industry

NEW YORK, April 14, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – The premier professional-only spa and wellness show in the Midwest, Chicago’s International Esthetics, Cosmetics & Spa Conference (IECSC), brought together the industry April 10-11 to find the latest products, learn about new technologies and develop relationships with companies that move the sector. IECSC Chicago is manufactured by Questex.

Liz Hitchcock, Show Director, IECSC Chicago, said, “It was wonderful to be with the Midwestern spa and wellness professionals again this week. Our community thrives on connectedness and it’s been great to engage again.”

Spa and wellness professionals have had the opportunity to explore, discover and purchase products at prices reserved for professionals as they meet face-to-face with spa, wellness and salon providers and find new solutions that can change the scope of their their business and career.

IECSC Chicago 2022 showcased over 100 brands such as Celluma, COSMEDIX, Eminence Organic Skin Care, FarmHouse Fresh, GM Collin Skincare, Grande Cosmetics, HydraFacial, Lira Clinical, ProCell Therapies, Repechage, Sorella Apothecary and others.

Chicago’s IECSC conference program offered 26 lectures, workshops and seminars from renowned industry educators whose topics covered business management, customer and retail growth, aesthetics, health and wellness, makeup , medical spas, social media and marketing. Additionally, the Advanced Business Seminar, a day-long session, focused on what it takes to make a profit from a medical center or day spa. In addition, the CIDESCO USA workshops returned to IECSC. More than 35 product-focused classes featured business development content and the latest in spa treatments and techniques.

The IECSC Chicago was together with America’s Beauty Show.

For more information, visit IECSC Chicago on, Instagram or Facebook #CHISpaShow.

Upcoming events
Additional networking and training opportunities for spa and wellness professionals will take place throughout 2022 and 2023:

  • Las Vegas, June 25-27, 2022 at the Las Vegas Convention Center in Las Vegas, NV. Visit for more information
  • Florida, October 9-10, 2022 at the Palm Beach County Convention Center in Palm Beach, Florida. Visit for more information
  • New York, March 5-7, 2023 at the Javits Convention Center in New York City. Visit for more information

Produced by Questex, the International Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conferences (IECSC) are reserved for professionals and reach a wide range of participants, from manufacturers and distributors of spa and wellness products to spa owners, directors and managers, beauticians, massage therapists , cosmetologists, beauticians and dermatologists. With dynamic trade show plans, in-depth conference programs and presented by American Baths, IECSC events provide the perfect meeting place for the world’s most qualified and elite spa professionals looking to meet the best skin, cosmetics and wellness companies. For more information, visit

About Questex
Questex helps people live better and longer. Questex brings people together in markets that help people to live better: travel, hospitality and well-being; industries that help people live longer: life sciences and health; and the technologies that enable and feed them New experiences. We live in the experience economy – connect our ecosystem through live events, surrounded by insights into data and digital communities. We deliver experience and real results. It happens here.

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