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
Choose the type of license you have to learn how to renew it and what to do if it's expired:
- Cosmetologist, barber, manicurist, esthetician, master esthetician, hair design
- Salon/shop, personal service, mobile unit
- Postsecondary school
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.
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