Nebraska Licensing Overview for a Makeup Artist

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

General Guidelines for a Makeup Artist in Nebraska

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?

• Cosmetician – must have received some instruction on the chemical properties of cosmetics and potential client reactions. Must also know what to do in case a client has a chemical reaction, and must be currently employed as a cosmetician or plan to get a cosmetician job in Nebraska.

• Esthetician – complete a minimum of 600 hours or 600 credits in an approved school of cosmetology or as an apprentice in a salon.

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

Nebraska 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; Esthetician license renews in even-numbered years

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.