Produced by the Professional Beauty Association (PBA), the International Salon and Spa Expo (ISSE) Long Beach has become the West Coast's largest beauty event open exclusively to licensed beauty professionals, students and instructors. With more than 40,000 beauty professionals expected, ISSE Long Beach offers hair, nails, cosmetics, esthetics and advanced education. With an expo floor of more than 400 top international beauty brands, almost 200 educational classes, live stage performances from top industry icons, and hair and nail competitions, ISSE Long Beach 2013 is the place for beauty professionals to stay up on the latest trends and advance their careers.

 ISSE Long Beach also sees the aunch of new beauty products, services and trends. From international beauty powerhouses to indie brands seeking to enter the market, PBA members continue to receive complimentary admission to ISSE Long Beach. Registration is required and exceptions apply. Details at

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 Highlights for 2013

  • The EstheticsAmerica & Wellness Pavilion featuring CIDESCO Section USA
  •  Hair & Nail Competitions: Students and licensed professionals are invited to show off their skills, win career prestige and cash prizes at the ISSE Long Beach Hair and NailPro Nail competitions. For times, rules and to register, visit
  • Hair Competitions Nailpro Nail Competitions Stage Shows Featuring the Industry's Biggest Names
  • NAHA Stage: The North American Hairstyling Awards (NAHA) Stage features NAHA winners and finalists, showcasing their talents, reviewing what a NAHA win can do for one's career, and how to create a successful entry.

ISSE Long Beach will continue to feature group registration, making registering large parties quick and efficient. ISSE Long Beach is open to licensed salon/spa professionals, cosmetology students and instructors only. To maintain a professional atmosphere, attendees must present proof of license and a valid photo ID.

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