New York State Board Of Cosmetology

The New York Board Of Cosmetology can assist you with licenses for barber, barber's apprentice, cosmetology, esthetics, nail specialty, natural hair styling and waxing in the state of New York. The board sets the requirements needed to be eligible for a New York cosmetology license, which may include attending beauty school for continuing education hours and renewal fees. New York Department of State Division of Licensing Services can help you with updating the name or change of address on your state license, replacing a lost cosmetology license, transfering your license to another state (reciprocity process) and answer questions about applying for a New York cosmetology license. To contact the state board online or by phone, use the information below.

State Board Location New York Department of State Division of Licensing Services
99 Washington Avenue, 6th Floor 1 Commerce Plaza
Albany, NY 12231
State Board Phone Number Phone: 518-474-4429
Fax: 518-473-6648
State Board Website New York Cosmetology Website State Board Email Address licensing@dos.ny.gov Apply For Cosmetology License NY Cosmetology License Requirements