New Hampshire State Board of Cosmetology License Requirements
New Hampshire Board of Barbering, Cosmetology and Esthetics
2 Industrial Park Dr.
Concord, New Hampshire 03301
Phone: (603) 271-3608
Fax: (603) 271-8889
License Type Required:
School Hours Required:
300 or 600 apprenticeship hours
Home Salons Legal?
Yes must be licensed as a shop
Mobile Salons Legal?
Reciprocity/Licensure By Endorsement:
Must have licensure from a state with requirements more stringent than, or equal to New Hampshire’s.
If the owner is not a licensed cosmetologist, barber, or esthetician, must employ a licensed cosmetologist, barber, manicurist, or esthetician as manager.
Number Of Hours: n/a
License Renewal: Birth month, odd years
Is Skin Cutting Allowed?
New Hampshire requires drill certification and only certain bits can be used.
MMA has been prohibited in one manner or another in this state.
Prohibited can mean:
A law or rule has been passed prohibiting MMA use.
The technician and/or shop will receive a written/verbal warning possibly after a consumer complaint or inspection by state officials.
A fine may be accessed if a violation occurs.
The state abides by the FDA guidelines.
Please see the state's web site for more specific information and/or contact them directly.