Board of Cosmetology Arts & Sciences - Apply, Renew and Reactivate

Iowa Administrative Rules effective February 7, 2018

The Board of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences hereby amends Chapter 60, "Licensure of Cosmetologists, Electrologists, Estheticians, Manicurists, Nail Technologists, and Instructors of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences," Chapter 61, "Licensure of Salons and Schools of Cosmetology Arts and Sciences," and Chapter 64, "Continuing Education for Cosmetology Arts and Sciences," Iowa Administrative Code.

Application Rules

The documents below explain the required steps to complete the application process.  While the process has several steps many of the requirements can be done simultaneously.

The rules below describe the application process for cosmetology, electrology, esthetics, instructors, and nail technology.

Scroll down in Chapter 5 to find licensure fees for Cosmetology arts and sciences

Application Forms

Salon Application Forms

Exam Information

Cosmetology Schools