Hawaii Licensing Overview for a Hair Braider

Licensing for a hair braider in Hawaii is controlled by the Hawaii Department of Professional and Vocational Licensing.

General Guidelines for a Hair Braider in Hawaii

Specific requirements to perform hair braider services can generally be used as a guideline, but make sure to check with your local governing rules and regulations.

Who’s allowed to perform these services?

Cosmetologist

General requirements for a hair braider license?

Currently, hair braiders must complete a program of 1,250 to 1,800 hours to obtain their license from the Department of Professional and Vocational Licensing.

What’s the state licensing site for a hair braider?

Hawaii Department of Professional and Vocational Licensing.

What are some training programs available for a hair braider?

See training programs

How long is a license good for and when do I need to renew?

License renews every 2 years by December 31 in odd-numbered years

What are fees associated with licensing?

$100