Washington Hair Braider Licensing

• 24 April 2020

Washington Licensing Overview for a Hair Braider

No license is needed in the state of Washington to braid hair.

General Guidelines for a Hair Braider in Washington

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?

No license required

General requirements for a hair braider license?

As of 2014, the state put a law on the books that fully exempted all braiders from cosmetology licensing requirements.

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

No Licensure Requirements

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?

No license required

What are fees associated with licensing?

No licensure requirements

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