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 1175.805 COSMETOLOGY SCHOOLS APPROVED TO TEACH ESTHETICS
Section 1175.805 Cosmetology Schools Approved to Teach Esthetics
a) Existing cosmetology schools that wish to provide esthetics instruction shall:
1) provide 200 square feet of space to accommodate 5 work stations and a maximum of 10 students. If attendance exceeds 10 on the clinic floor at any time, an additional 40 square feet is required for each additional work station required by subsection (a)(4)(B). The use of this space shall not reduce the square footage for the conduct of an approved cosmetology school below the minimum requirements set forth in this Part.
2) File an application with the Division, on forms provided by the Division, which shall include:
A) A detailed floor plan;
B) A signed copy of the fire inspection report from the local fire inspection authority conducted within 6 months prior to application, giving approval for use of the site as a school;
C) A financial statement prepared by a certified public accountant licensed by the Division pursuant to the Illinois Public Accounting Act [225 ILCS 450] who is not an employee of the school, showing that the owner has sufficient finances to operate the school for at least 3 months;
D) A copy of the enrollment agreement to be used by the school;
E) A copy of the esthetics curriculum;
F) A listing of all esthetics and cosmetology teachers, including their teacher license numbers, who will be in the school's employ;
G) A copy of the school's official transcript; and
H) The required fee set forth in Section 1175.100.
3) When the items listed in subsection (a)(2) have been received, the Division shall inspect the school premises, prior to school approval, to determine compliance.
4) In addition, the school shall have the following:
A) At least one work station or position for every 2 students. Every work station shall include 1 facial chair, 1 steamer, 1 magnification lamp and 1 wood lamp.
B) Every school shall also have 1 set of facial equipment to include manual, mechanical or electrical apparatus as follows:
ii) Vacuum/spray machine;
iii) Glass electrode or high frequency current; and
iv) Disencrustation machine.
D) Provide an esthetics curriculum in accordance with Sections 1175.835 and 1175.840.
b) Cosmetology schools approved to teach esthetics shall be required to comply with all provisions in this Part, except for Section 1175.810(a) and (b).
(Source: Amended at 38 Ill. Reg. 21098, effective November 7, 2014)