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Required Equipment for Establishments

Requirements for All Establishments

In addition to complying with the general health and safety requirements, establishments of all types must have the following:

Facility Requirements

Equipment

Signage and Postings

Establishments must display in a conspicuous place clearly visible to the public:

Laws and Rules Book

Per section 83.22 of the Barbering and Cosmetology Administrative Rules, establishments must obtain a copy of the current Barbering and Cosmetology Laws and Rules Book. The fee for each copy is $14. This book must be available for reference in your place of business at all times.

You must comply with all applicable laws and rules, paying special note to the health and safety requirements and the responsibilities of establishments.


Full-Service Establishments and Mini-Establishments

Establishments that offer all services must provide the following equipment for each license holder present who provides services:


Manicure Establishments

Manicure establishments must provide the following equipment for each license holder present who provides services:


Esthetician Establishments

Esthetician establishments must provide the following equipment for each license holder present who provides services:


Manicurist/Esthetician Establishments

Combination manicurist/esthetician establishments must provide the following equipment:


Eyelash Extension Establishments

Eyelash extension establishments must provide the following equipment for each license holder present who provides services:


Hair Weaving Establishments

Hair weaving establishments must provide the following equipment for each licensee present and providing services:

Shampoo bowls in a sufficient quantity to provide hair weaving services


Mobile Establishments

Mobile establishments must meet the requirements listed above for the specific types of services that they provide, in addition to the requirements for all establishments.

Additionally, mobile establishments must meet certain safety requirements to protect public safety and avoid injury. You may also choose to install a GPS tracking device on your mobile establishment, rather than submitting a weekly itinerary.

For additional information about operating a mobile establishment, please see the mobile establishment FAQs.