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Esthetics Technology Research Guide

A guide with recommended resources for finding cosmetology and esthetics technology information.
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In North Carolina, the licensing of estheticians is overseen by the North Carolina Board of Cosmetic Art Examiners. To qualify as a licensed skin care professional in the state, you must:

  • Complete a certified esthetics program consisting of 600 hours of training 
  • Pass both the written and practical exams required for esthetician licensure
    • Must pass with a 75% or higher

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