Maine Licensing Overview for a Makeup Artist
Licensing for a makeup artist in Maine is controlled by the Maine Department of Professional and Financial Regulation – Barbering and Cosmetology Licensing.
General Guidelines for a Makeup Artist in Maine
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 license holder
General requirements for a makeup artist license required?
• At least 17 years old, have completed the 10th grade at minimum, complete a mandatory education program, and pass a two-part examination prior to licensure.
• Complete at least 600 hours of education in aesthetics during a three-month period, or work as an aesthetics trainee for 1,000 hours over a period of six months.
What’s the state licensing site for a makeup artist?
Maine Department of Professional and Financial Regulation – Barbering and Cosmetology Licensing
What are some training programs available for a makeup artist?
How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?
What are fees associated with licensing?
Check with local governing body for updated details.