Wyoming Cosmetology License Requirements

Below are the requirements on how to get a Wyoming cosmetology license, renew your license or if you need to transfer your cosmetology license in Wyoming to a different state. If you have questions or issues about these requirements for cosmetology, you can contact the Wyoming state board of cosmetology.

Apply For Wyoming Cosmetology License

Must be at least 16 years of age and must have at least 10th grade education.


Wyoming Cosmetology School Hours

Type Requirements
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

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 Wyoming's 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.