Cosmetology

CLUSTER:

Food, Hospitality, and Human Services


STATE QUALIFYING EVENT:

Required


PARTICIPATION:

Individual


LEVEL:

National Contest


CONTEST TYPE:

Skilled and Technical

Cosmetology

Students demonstrate their skills in haircutting, hair styling and long hair design in four separate tests. All work is performed on mannequins. A display of creativity is seen in the long hair segment of the competition, where these future salon professionals demonstrate their own design skills.

The SkillsUSA Illinois Championships follow the current edition of the SkillsUSA National Technical Standards. These are available to professional members (advisors and teachers) following membership registration.