Kansas Board of Cosmetology

The mission of the Kansas Board of Cosmetology is to protect the health and safety of the consuming public by licensing qualified individuals and enforcing standards of practice.

The Board of Cosmetology licenses individuals and
facilities for the following professions

Cosmetology Professions

Cosmetologist Technician
Facilities for the Cosmetology Professions
Instructors for the Cosmetology Professions
Schools for the Cosmetology Professions

Tanning Facilities

Tattoo, Piercing & Cosmetic Professions

Tattoo Artists
Body Piercers
Permanent Cosmetic Technicians
Facilities for the Three Above Listed Professions

KAR 69-1-10 Notice of Public Hearing

Proposed KDHE Regulations:
Cosmetology Professions

KDHE Proposed Regulations Survey Results

Practical Exam Update Notice Effective January 1, 2019

Please complete this survey if you have or are currently using a portable sink in your establishment.  The feedback will be considered by the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) and the Board of Cosmetology in updating the KDHE Infection Control Regulations.  Thank you for your time. 

Portable Sinks in Salons- Survey


Address Update

Senate Bill 76 Information

Senate Bill 398 Information

KBOC Customer Service Survey

KBOC IOS Lawbook App

Android Mobile Law Book App

IOS Mobile Law Book App


Legislative Notice- Tanning Facilities

Hair Braiding Outside of Cosmetology Establishment, Infection Control Guidelines for Providers self-test

Employment-State of Kansas

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714 SW Jackson, Jayhawk Walk Building, Suite 100, Topeka, Kansas
Phone: (785) 296-3155 * Fax (785) 296-3002 * Email
Chiquita C. Coggs, Executive Director