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 May 23, 2017-Kentucky State Cosmetology and Barber Board Reorganization Information
 
 
Any questions regarding this matter may be directed to Elizabeth Goss Kuhn at elizabethg.kuhn@ky.gov .
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May 3, 2017- (Updated May 22, 2017) House Bill 217 Changes Hourly Requirement for Kentucky Cosmetology Licensure:
 
 
 
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May 3, 2017- Esthetician and Nail Technician Hours Can Now Be Applied Toward Cosmetology Education (Please See Notice Below for Details):
 
 
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May 1, 2017- Changes to Nail Technician Practical Examination Supply List:
Effective June 1, 2017- All Sculptured Nail Products (powder, primer, "odorless" liquid) brought into the examination must be in ORIGINAL, UNOPENED container with manufacturer's label indicating the product is "odorless" 
 
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Cancellation Policy

Any applicant that fails to report for examination on the notified date will be required to submit a new application and fee before being rescheduled. The Board shall waive this requirement for any applicant only if sufficient proof is provided of the following circumstances:

 

  • Illness or Medical Condition of the applicant that prohibits them from reporting for examination.
  • Death, Illness or Medical Condition of the applicant's immediate family member that prohibits the applicant from reporting for the scheduled examination.