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How to renew your license: Cosmetologists

Temporary change to renewal requirements for cosmetology licensing

Learn more about a new law that helps cosmetology licensees affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

Washington State licenses

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If you have a license in another state

We only renew Washington state licenses. To renew your license in another state, please contact the licensing board in that state for instructions. See the NIC website for a list of U.S. licensing boards.

Learn how to apply for a WA license from another state.

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