Temporary License

If an applicant to practice cosmetology, barbering, limited barbering, nail technology, or aesthetics qualifies for examination, the director may issue to that applicant a temporary license to practice under the direct supervision of a qualified supervisor, as determined by rules, within a licensed shop. The applicant must pay the fee as set under section 14238. A temporary license expires 6 months from the date of issuance and is not renewable. The applicant is not considered a trainee.


How to apply

  • License fee $10.00
  • 6 months from date of issuance
  • Must qualify to take a State of Maine, Barbering and Cosmetology examination.
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Last Updated: February 26, 2015