Esthetician

Licensing Authority

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development
Division of Corporations, Business, and Professional Licensing
State Board of Barbers & Hairdressers
P.O. Box 110806
Juneau, AK, 99811 -0806
phone: 907.465.2547
fax: 907.465.2974
email: cynthia.spencer@alaska.gov


Fees

Application $80
Exam:

  • Written $35
  • Practical $60

License:$140
Biennial renewal $140


Requirements

Estheticians must complete a 350-hour board approved course of training or 350 hours of approved apprenticeship and pass a written and practical exam.

Shop owners are not required to take an exam for a shop license, but must either be a licensed practitioner or must employ a manager who is a licensed practitioner. A licensed shop must meet sanitary health requirements and may not be in a private residence unless the shop is located in a separate room apart from the living quarters.


Number of Licenses on December 31, 2015

557

Last updated January 2016.