Continuing Education

Continuing Education

Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute is an approved Continuing Education (C.E.) provider for Estheticians and Cosmetologists.

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We offer a variety of continuing education courses intended for:

  • license renewal purposes for estheticians, nail technicians, and cosmetologists in Illinois
  • personal advancement
  • furthering your career development in the esthetics or cosmetology field

If you would like to learn more about the continuing education classes offered at Estelle Institute please see our list of available classes below and contact us at 847.329.9174 or, visit cosmetology license renewal or esthetician license renewal for a list of requirements and answers to frequently asked questions about renewing your license in Illinois.

2020 Continuing Education Schedule:

Individual Eyelash Extension Certification – 10 CEU Hours – June 15th & 16th, 2020; 9:30am-3pm



Please come prepared to practice (applying and receiving eyelash extensions)! Supplies will be provided for classroom use. CEU certificates will be provided upon full completion of the class and will be mailed to you within 2 weeks following the class date. A certificate for Eyelash Extension Application and a manual will be provided to attendees…

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This hands-on workshop will cover the following topics:

Day 1 (Theory & Demonstration; June 15th, 9:30am-3pm)

  • Anatomy of eye and eyelashes
  • Diseased and disorders of the eye/eyelashes
  • Health, safety, and sanitation
  • Client consultation and consent forms
  • Contraindications
  • Types of eyelash extensions
  • Basic methodology: tools, supplies and equipment, work area set-up, eye area preparation
  • Basic procedure: perfect isolation, lash extension placement and attachment, removal of eyelash extensions
  • Basic design of eyelash extensions: re-lash or fill-in, fluff
  • Aftercare and maintenance
  • Demonstration: application of full set of individual classic lash extensions

Day 2 (June 16th, 9:30am-3pm)

  • Review topics from Day 1
  • Hands-on practice to include applying and receiving a full set of individual classic lash extensions
  • Individual coaching from our instructor

Please arrive 10 minutes prior to your scheduled class start time.
All sales are final. No refunds for no-shows. Certificates are only provided to attendees that complete the entire class. See full policies below. Take-home kits are not included but may be purchased at an additional cost. Supplies for in-class use are provided and included in the cost of the class.

Professional-grade take-home kits can be purchased at the class for an additional fee. Kits include supplies necessary to perform approximately 45 sets of eyelash extensions. That equals an income potential of $6,750!!

$6,750 income potential based on approximately 45 sets of lashes offered at $150/set. Income potential will vary. 45 sets figure is not guaranteed. Additional equipment or supplies may be required. Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute does not guarantee income or employment. All sales final.

Licensed Estheticians, Nail Technicians, and Cosmetologists in Illinois:

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CEU hours for Cosmetology in Illinois:

Cosmetologists licensed in Illinois are required to complete 14 CEU hours every 2 years to maintain licensure.

CEU hours for Estheticians in Illinois

Estheticians licensed in Illinois are required to complete 10 CEU hours every 2 years to maintain licensure.

CEU hours for Nail Technicians in Illinois

Nail Technicians licensed in Illinois are required to complete 10 CEU hours every 2 years to maintain licensure.

What people are saying about our CE classes:

“Excellent event; it was very organized and the staff was very friendly!” – R.W.

“Very good eyelash class, the instructor was awesome!” – J.D.

Continuing Education Policies

How To Register

Please visit us online at and click on Continuing Education under the Admissions menu for a complete listing of available CE classes. Once you choose the class you’re interested in, please click on the purple “Register” button next to the class and complete the online registration form and submit payment via credit or debit card. Registration may also be completed via telephone at (847) 329-9174 with a major credit/debit card.
Registration Requirements:

  • Professional License Number (Esthetics or Cosmetologist)
  • Full name, address, phone number, and e-mail address
  • Full payment is due at the time of registration (We accept most major credit/debit cards online)

You’ll receive an e-mail confirmation once you have completed online registration and submitted payment. An automatic e-mail reminder will be sent 48hrs prior to the class date.

Cancellation Policy

All classes are non-refundable and seating is limited.
If you are unable to attend your scheduled class, we require that you contact Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute 7 days prior to the scheduled class date. Your payment will be transferred to another available class of your choice within two (2) months of the originally scheduled class date. After two (2) months, no credit or refunds will be provided and complete payment and right to transfer will be forfeited.

No-Show Policy

We require 7 days notice for cancellation, at which time your original payment can be transferred to another CE class at Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute. The transferred class must be completed within 2 months of your originally scheduled class. If you do not attend a class and have not given prior notification to Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute, you forfeit the right to transfer to another class and will not be issued a refund or credit. Our class sizes are limited in order to provide you with individual attention from our instructors and we often have a wait list for a class. If you are unable to attend, please contact us in accordance with our cancellation policy (or you will be liable for full payment of the class) and we’ll be happy to reschedule you for another class.

Certificate of Attendance

A Certificate of Attendance will be issued by postal mail within 2 weeks following full completion of each continuing education class at Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute. Late arrival or early dismissal by the student will result in forfeiture of their Certificate of Attendance. Please confirm that we have your correct mailing address on file. CEU hours are calculated based on the length of the class and hours of active learning.

Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute reserves the right to change the date, time, and/or location of the class and will notify attendees of any such changes.

Estelle Skin Care and Spa Institute is a registered C.E. Sponsor in the State of Illinois.

For more information on our continuing education classes for cosmetology in Illinois, please call us at 847.329.9174.