Maryland Licensing Overview for a Makeup Artist

Licensing for a makeup artist in Maryland is controlled by the Maryland Board of Cosmetology.

General Guidelines for a Makeup Artist in Maryland

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?

No specified requirements

General requirements for a makeup artist license required?

Complete 600 hours of training in a cosmetology school, or work as a registered apprentice for one year in a licensed beauty salon.

What’s the state licensing site for a makeup artist?

Maryland Board of Cosmetology

What are some training programs available for a makeup artist?

See training programs

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

Renews every two years on month of original issue

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.