New York Division of Licensing Services

Albany Division of Licensing Services
1 Commerce Plaza 
99 Washington Avenue, 6th Floor
Albany, NY 12231

Mailing Address
P.O. Box 22001
Albany, NY 12201
518-474-4429
Fax: 518-473-6648
licensing@dos.ny.gov
www.dos.state.ny.us/lcns/professions.appearance/appear.htm

Cosmetology: 1,000 hours
Esthetics: 600 hours
Nail technology: 250 hours

Continuing education: Not required