The State Board of Cosmetologists licenses and regulates
individuals who practice the trade of cosmetology
in the State of Maryland, and establishes health and
safety standards for the operation of beauty salons, and trade schools.
We encourage you to report, in writing, any unlicensed
activities. We need your help to ensure professionalism
in the fields of barbering and cosmetology.
Caution: Business Occupations and Professional Article
Section 5-605, Annotated Code of Maryland provides that
you must be affiliated with a licensed salon or licensed barbershop to perform services.
Clairee Britt-Cockrum, Chair, Cosmetologist Member
(Prince George's County)
Sharon Bunch, Consumer Member (Baltimore City)
Maxine Sisserman, School Member (Baltimore City)
Lisa Lane-Treadwell, Cosmetologist Member (Ann
Piccola Winkey, Cosmetologist Member (Baltimore City)
Vacant, Vice Chair, Consumer Member
Vacant, Cosmetologist Member
Please note as of June 1, 2015, the examination
services has changed to PSI Exams.
Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 09.22.01.01 B (2)
requires all licensees and registrants to affix a current
picture to their licenses. Failure to comply may result in disciplinary actions.
Effective 10/1/08 the Makeup Artist license has been repealed
and the Board will no longer issue a Makeup Artists license.
Regular business meetings of the State Board of Cosmetologists are scheduled on
the first Monday of the month - DLLR calendar
Code of Maryland Regulations (COMAR) 09.22.01.01 B (2) requires
all licensees and registrants to affix a current picture to their
licenses. Failure to comply may result in disciplinary actions.
Department of Labor, Licensing and Regulation
Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing
State Board of Cosmetologists
500 N. Calvert Street
Baltimore, Maryland 21202-3651
TTY users, call via the Maryland Relay Service