TITLE 68: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
CHAPTER VII: DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL AND PROFESSIONAL REGULATION
SUBCHAPTER b: PROFESSIONS AND OCCUPATIONS
PART 1175 THE BARBER, COSMETOLOGY, ESTHETICS, HAIR BRAIDING, AND NAIL TECHNOLOGY ACT OF 1985
SECTION 1175.730 RESTORATION ESTHETICS
Section 1175.730 Restoration – Esthetics
a) A person applying for restoration of a license as an esthetician that has been expired for less than 5 years shall submit an application on forms provided by the Division and either:
1) All of the following:
A) pay the required fee; and
B) provide evidence of successful completion of 10 hours of continuing education in accordance with Section 1175.1200, earned within the 2 years immediately preceding the restoration.
2) If restoring after active military service, a copy of the applicant's Honorable Discharge form (DD-214) and the current renewal fee.
b) A person applying for restoration of a license as an esthetician that has been expired for 5 years or more shall submit an application on forms provided by the Division along with either:
1) All of the following:
A) Verification of employment attesting to lawful practice in another jurisdiction within the 5 years preceding application for restoration;
B) Certification from the appropriate licensing authority in the jurisdiction in which lawful practice is claimed;
C) A completed Restoration Questionnaire;
D) Evidence of successful completion of 10 hours of continuing education earned within the 2 years immediately preceding restoration; and
E) The required fee set forth in Section 1175.100; or
2) If restoring from active military service, a copy of the applicant's DD-214 and the current renewal fee.
c) An applicant for restoration under subsection (b) who is unable to comply with one or both of subsections (b)(1)(A) and (B) shall submit official transcripts showing successful completion of a 125 hour esthetics refresher course from an approved cosmetology or esthetics school or pass the esthetics licensure examination pursuant to Section 1175.710 within 2 years prior to or within 2 years after application for restoration. An applicant who completes this refresher course or takes the examination shall not also be required to complete 10 hours of continuing education, but shall comply with the remaining requirements of subsection (b).
d) If an applicant takes and fails the examination, the license will not be restored until he/she has successfully completed the examination.
(Source: Amended at 38 Ill. Reg. 21098, effective November 7, 2014)