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Natural Hair Styling Application (DOS-1321-a)

People who style hair must obtain this license.

AVERAGE PROCESSING TIME

3-5 Business Days

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Overview

Permit allows an individual to perform services to the hair, head, face, neck and scalp, including shampooing, arranging, cutting, shaving, twisting, weaving and braiding. The license does not permit the application of dyes, reactive chemicals or other preparations to color, straighten or curl hair.

Requirements

1. Must be at least 17 years of age, Always Required
2. Proof of Training/Experience, based on education, experience; endorsement or previous NYS licensure.
3. Health Certification Showing Freedom from any Infectious or Communicable Disease, Always Required

How to Apply

1. You must apply online.
2. Sign in or create a NY.gov account.

Form(s)

Required Fees

TYPE REFUNDABLE AMOUNT COMMENTS
Examination$15The fee for the practical exam is $15.00. The fee for the written exam is $15.00.
License$40For four years

Optional Fees

Payment Options:

Charge Card (Visa, MasterCard, American Express accepted)

Duration & Processing

Additional Info

1. The agency has an appeal process for a denied application.
2. Permit/license must be posted.

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