The Makeup Show is a pro-driven industry event open to those individuals and companies involved in beauty and fashion. Makeup artists, retail artists, aestheticians, cosmetologists, hairstylists, fashion stylists, buyers, agents and photographers. Students enrolled in courses related to makeup, hair or aesthetics are invited to attend as well. Proof of professions, such as a business card, industry license, COMP card, etc or student status is required at the door prior to gain entry.

Entrance fees to The Makeup Show include the exhibit floor, main floor seminars as well as Keynote and Business Forums. Show admission tickets can be purchased via an online reservation system or at the door of the event, based on availability. For an additional fee, The Makeup Show offers hands-on workshops; these workshops are offered on a first come, first serve basis sold in advance.


All Advance Ticket holders- Be sure to print out your confirmation to be scanned at the show for entry.
Please note: All tickets are non-refundable and non-transferable.

2014 The Makeup Show CHICAGO Ticket Rates

Door Ticket Prices:
One Day- $60.00
Two Days- $76.00 

Student Ticket Rates – 10 % discount of door price or online advance price

Group Tickets
Group Rate available for groups of 15 or more. For more information email

Local 476
Union Members Receive complimentary entrance on Saturday, June 7th & Sunday, June 8th.  Please RSVP to before Thursday, June 5th.  All union members will need to present a valid 2014 union card.