The Wyoming cosmetology license requirements. If you are trying to obtain a license for cosmetology, esthetics or nail technology in Wyoming students must complete the requirements listed below set by the Wyoming Board of Cosmetology. If you cannot find the information you are looking for on this page then we suggest to contact the state board of cosmetology. They can help answer general questions about applying for an Wyoming cosmetology license.
Wyoming Cosmetology License Requirements
Must be at least 16 years of age and must have at least 10th grade education.
Wyoming Beauty School Hours
Cosmetologist License: 2000 Hours
Hairstylist License: 1200 Hours
Barber License: Contact The Board Of Barbering
Esthetician License: 600 Hours
Waxing License: 125 Hours
Nail Technician License: 400 Hours
Permanent Makeup Artist License: Contact Department Of Health Tattooing Dept.
Electrologist License: Contact The Board Of Medicine
Cosmetology Instructor License: Cosmetology License + 1000 Hours
Massage Therapist License: Varies By Municipality
Wyoming Cosmetology License Renewal
Wyoming cosmetology license renewal happens every 2 years in the month of the licensee's birthdays. The cost is $96 to renew licenses. Currently Wyoming does not require cosmetology continuing education hours to renew licenses however cosmetology CEUs are always recommended to stay current in the industry.
Wyoming Cosmetology License Reciprocity (Change or Transfer)
To transfer your license to Wyoming you must have an equal or greater number of training hours from your home state. If you do not meet Wyomings training hour requirements you may be required to take the written and practical exam. Or 1 year work experience can lower the cosmetology license hour requirements to 1600 hours to transfer. The cost to transfer your license is $273.