Michigan Licensing Overview for a Hair Braider

There is no licensing requirement for hair braiding in Michigan.

General Guidelines for a Hair Braider in Michigan

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?

Michigan does not require hair braiders to obtain any type of licensure or certification. They do have a natural hair cultivation license, but this is a voluntary program. You may wish to pursue it if you think this licensure will help your career.

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

Michigan Cosmetology Department of LARA

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?

Check with local governing body for updated details.

What are fees associated with licensing?

$48