North Carolina General Assembly
NC General Statutes
Chapter 88B - Cosmetic Art.
The Statutes on the North Carolina General Assembly website reflect changes made in the
legislative session, through 7/30/2016.
§ 88B-1. Short title.
§ 88B-2. Definitions.
§ 88B-3. Creation and membership of the Board; term of office; removal for cause; officers.
§ 88B-4. Powers and duties of the Board.
§ 88B-5. Meetings and compensation of the Board.
§ 88B-6. Board office, employees, funds, budget requirements.
§ 88B-7. Qualifications for licensing cosmetologists.
§ 88B-8. Qualifications for licensing apprentices.
§ 88B-9. Qualifications for licensing as an esthetician.
§ 88B-10. Qualifications for licensing manicurists.
§ 88B-10.1. Qualifications for licensing natural hair care specialists.
§ 88B-11. Qualifications for licensing teachers.
§ 88B-12. Temporary employment permit; extensions; limits on practice.
§ 88B-13. Applicants licensed in other states.
§ 88B-14. Licensing of cosmetic art shops.
§ 88B-15. Practice outside cosmetic art shops.
§ 88B-16. Licensing cosmetic art schools.
§ 88B-17. Bond required for private cosmetic art schools.
§ 88B-18. Examinations.
§ 88B-19. Expired school credits.
§ 88B-20. Fees required.
§ 88B-21. Renewals; expired licenses; inactive status.
§ 88B-22. Licenses required; criminal penalty.
§ 88B-23. Licenses to be posted.
§ 88B-24. Revocation of licenses and other disciplinary measures.
§ 88B-25. Exemptions.
§ 88B-26. Rules to be posted.
§ 88B-27. Inspections.
§ 88B-28. Restraining orders.
§ 88B-29. Civil penalties.