Kentucky Licensing Overview for a Makeup Artist
Licensing for a makeup artist in Kentucky is controlled by the Kentucky Board of Hairdressers & Cosmetologists.
General Guidelines for a Makeup Artist in Kentucky
Specific requirements to perform makeup 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?
Esthetician or cosmetology license holder
General requirements for a makeup artist license required?
• Cosmetology License – at least 16 years old, with high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate, complete at least 1,800 hours of training and education from an approved cosmetology school.
• Esthetician License – at least 18 years old, have a high school diploma or GED equivalency certificate, complete at least 1,000 hours of training and education from an approved esthetics or makeup artist school.
What’s the state licensing site for a makeup artist?
What are some training programs available for a makeup artist?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
Renews annually between July 1st and 31st every year
What are fees associated with licensing?
Renewal fee for cosmetologists is $20; estheticians is $50