Enrolled House Bill (H)

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Cosmetology. Adds to the definition of "cosmetology": (1) removing superfluous hair from the body by the use of depilatories, waxing, or tweezers; (2) shaving or trimming beards and mustaches; and (3) giving facials, applying makeup, and giving skin care. Requires the state board of cosmetology and barber examiners (board) to adopt rules specifying whether the definition of "cosmetology" includes the use of a straight razor. Makes changes to the definition of "manicuring". Defines "pedicuring" as cleaning, dressing, polishing, sculpting, tipping, or wrapping the nails of a person's foot. Makes certain changes to the requirements to obtain a beauty culture school Cosmetology. Adds to the definition of "cosmetology": (1) removing superfluous hair from the body by the use of depilatories, waxing, or tweezers; (2) shaving or trimming beards and mustaches; and (3) giving facials, applying makeup, and giving skin care. Requires the state board of cosmetology and barber examiners (board) to adopt rules specifying whether the definition of "cosmetology" includes the use of a straight razor. Makes changes to the definition of "manicuring". Defines "pedicuring" as cleaning, dressing, polishing, sculpting, tipping, or wrapping the nails of a person's foot. Makes certain changes to the requirements to obtain a beauty culture school license. Requires the board to adopt rules concerning the minimum amount of space, equipment, and supplies for specific courses of study a beauty culture school offers. Allows the board to adopt rules allowing curriculum offered by a beauty culture school to be delivered within a distance learning environment. Allows an applicant for a cosmetologist license or an esthetician license to be at least 17 years of age. ... View more