Nevada Licensing Overview for a Makeup Artist

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

General Guidelines for a Makeup Artist in Nevada

Specific requirements to perform makeup 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?

• Demonstrator of Cosmetics – must be a U.S. citizen, at least 18 years old, of good moral character, complete a board course on sanitation, and pass a state-mandated examination.

• Aesthetician – you must be a U.S. citizen who is at least 18 years old and of good character with a 10th grade education at minimum. Complete at least 900 hours of aesthetics training at a licensed makeup artist school or general cosmetology school.

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

Nevada 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.

What are fees associated with licensing?

Check with local governing body for updated details.