PERMANENT MAKEUP - ILLINOIS

Permanent Make-Up
IN
Illinois

You’re ready to learn about permanent makeup programs in Illinois – we can tell! Fortunately, there are many cosmetology schools across the state that can help you open your own permanent makeup business, or train you to work at an existing studio. To get an idea of what you can accomplish, take a look at this example, Permanent Makeup by Erin, a Naperville business. In addition to your permanent makeup courses, we recommend looking to existing success stories to model your career after. And it never hurts to reach out to current professionals and ask your most pressing questions. To use the tools required for permanent makeup application, you obviously need high quality training.

Fortunately, our mission is to help people like you connect with beauty schools that offer programs that match your goals. Use the search box or school listings below to narrow your program options. We recommend contacting as many schools as you can to weigh the cost, time for completion, and financial aid options. It’s also critical to see which employers they have connections with. Sometimes, your first job will stem from the beauty school you choose. Good luck, and let us know about your success!

State License Requirements
N/A

In Illinois, permanent makeup artists are considered body artists. Entire establishments are licensed, but permanent makeup artists do not need individual licensure. You do need to demonstrate your knowledge in anatomy, infectious disease control, and skin diseases. You must also complete an approved bloodborne pathogen training course.

 

Learn more about becoming a permanent makeup artist at an approved facility:

Illinois Department of Public Health

Education Details

In Illinois, you can become an effective and successful permanent makeup artist who helps all types of clients, from burn victims to cancer patients, to people who simply require cosmetic work for less challenging reasons. The best kinds of permanent makeup programs will teach you the skills to use the tools and technology of this practice, as well as provide quality patient care that puts them at ease during their procedure.

Illinois permanent makeup courses: •

  • Makeup artistry techniques •
  • Accurate application •
  • Patient care •
  • Sterilization
License Renewal
N/A
License Renewal Hours
N/A
License Renewal Period

There will be an additional $50 fee for every booth you have set up for work. You will need to renew your license every year, and keep your facility ready for inspection at any moment’s notice. That’s why it is important to take a complete program that gives you a strong curriculum for safety, sanitation, and other critical things you need to maintain your licensure.

Careers
$34,480 
Salary
10.5%
Job Outlook Increase
Between 2012 - 2022
Working as a Permanent Makeup Artist

Salons are viable job options for permanent makeup artists because they add value to the list of services that salons have to offer their client base. One example of the benefits of permanent makeup is that it helps those with arthritis enjoy the benefit of makeup without the discomfort of its application. The numbers indicate an optimistic job outlook for trained permanent makeup artists.

Here are a few salon locations in Illinois where you could be employed as a permanent makeup artist:

State board Contact Information

Illinois Dept. of Professional Regulation—Barber, Cosmetology, Esthetics, Hair Braiding, and Nail Technology Board
320 W. Washington St., 3rd Fl.
Springfield, IL 62786
100 W. Randolph Street, 9th Fl.
Chicago, IL 60601
Phone Number: 1-888-473-4858


The Illinois State Board of Cosmetology can help you with replacing a lost cosmetology license, updating change of name or change of address information, and acquiring out-of-state and other useful forms, as well as answer additional questions about obtaining an Illinois state cosmetology license.

Makeup artists in Illinois stand out due to the possession of a multitude
of skills that keep their client base satisfied. Among those skills is the art
of permanent makeup. For those professionals looking to be well-versed
in it, they consult these institutions.

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
Professional Beauty Association
International Make-Up Association

Find the Beauty Schools in Illinois that interest you below,

American Hair Academy

304 South Iris Street,
Mount Pleasant, IA 52641

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

7350 West 87th Street,
Bridgeview, IL 60455

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

142 East Golf Road,
Chicago Area/Schaumburg, IL 60193

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

6458 N Sheridan Road,
Chicago NE, IL 60626

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

5321 N. Harlem Avenue,
Chicago NW, IL 60656

Program: Cosmetology

Cosmetology & Spa Academy

700 East Terra Cotta Avenue,
Crystal Lake, IL 60014

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

2500 Georgetown Rd,
Danville, IL 61832

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

264 South Randall Road,
Elgin, IL 60123

Program: Cosmetology

Hair Professionals Academy

825 B Village Quarter Road,
Elgin-West Dundee, IL 60118

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

530 East North Avenue,
Glendale Heights, IL 60139

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Hanover Park-Chicago

1167 W Lake Street,
Hanover Park-Chicago, IL 60133

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

751 East Park Avenue,
Libertyville, IL 60048

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

755 W. Raab Road,
Normal, IL 61761

Program: Cosmetology

G Skin & Beauty Institute

1200 Harger Road,Suite 100
Oak Brook, IL 60523

Program: Cosmetology

John Amico School of Hair Design

15301 Cicero Avenue,
Oak Forest, IL 60452

Program: Cosmetology

Cameo Beauty Academy

9714 S Cicero Avenue,
Oak Lawn, IL 60453

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

602 West Glen Avenue,
Peoria, IL 61602

Program: Cosmetology

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - PERU

3602 Marquette Rd #2,
Peru, IL 61354

Program: Cosmetology

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - ROCKFORD

2601 N. Mulford,
Rockford, IL 61114

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

5485 East State Street,
Rockford, IL 61108

Program: Cosmetology

University of Spa and Cosmetology Arts

2913 West White Oaks Drive,
Springfield, IL 62704

Program: Cosmetology

Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology - STERLING

211 East 3rd Street,
Sterling, IL 61081

Program: Cosmetology

Hair Professionals Career College

2245 Gateway Drive,
Sycamore, IL 60178

Program: Cosmetology

Tricoci University of Beauty Culture

202 E. University Ave,
Urbana, IL 61801

Program: Cosmetology

Empire Beauty School - Vernon Hills-Chicago

226 Hawthorn Village Commons,
Vernon Hills, IL 60061

Program: Cosmetology

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