4713-1-06 Cosmetologist must be licensed in Ohio.

(A) All persons (individuals, salons and schools) practicing cosmetology or branches of cosmetology shall be licensed by the state of Ohio. Tanning facilities operating in Ohio shall have permits issued by the state of Ohio. Individuals acting as tanning facility operators in a tanning facility shall have certificates properly issued for Ohio. Out-of-state licenses, certificates of tanning or permits for tanning facilities are not valid in this state.

(B) A medical facility that also provides esthetic services shall not be required to have an esthetics salon license or a cosmetology salon license as long as the physician is the first point of contact and prescribes the esthetic service or services to be completed. If the physician is not the first point of contact and an esthetician or a cosmetologist can provide esthetic services without a prescription from the physician, a salon license is required.

Effective: 11/01/2013
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 11/01/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: R.C. 4713.08(A)(1), R.C. 4713.08(A)(19)
Rule Amplifies: R.C. 4713.14, R.C. 4713.17(A)(1), R.C. 4713.29, 4713.34