Iowa Licensing Overview for a Microblading Artist

Licensing for a microblading artist in Iowa is controlled by the Iowa Department of Public Health Tattoo Program.

General Guidelines for a Microblading Artist in Iowa

Specific requirements to perform microblading artist services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Permanent makeup license

General requirements for microblading artist license required?

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a high school diploma or G.E.D. (On-line high school diplomas are not acceptable)
  • Complete Bloodborne Pathogen and Standard First Aid Training
  • Complete Tattoo Artist Application

What’s the state licensing site for microblading artist?

Iowa Department of Public Health Tattoo Program

What are some training programs available for microblading artist?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

For licensing duration and renewal details check with local governing body.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for fee schedule.