Renew Personal License

Renew Cosmetology, Aesthetics, Hairstyling and Nail Technology License

Licenses expire every two years on your birthday. 
Step Description Resource/Additional Information

Log in to the dashboard with your license number and password.

If you do not have an account, you will need to create one by clicking 'Create an Account'.

Renew License

The portal is not compatible with mobile devices. You MUST use a computer. The portal works best with a Google Chrome Browser.

2 After you have successfully logged in, you will have a renewal button. You can renew your license 60 days before the expiration date.

The licensee portal is not compatible with mobile phones or tablets. You must use a computer/laptop to renew.  Compatible browsers for the licensing portal: Safari, Edge, and Google Chrome. We recommend using Google Chrome. 

The Board no longer prints and mails out licenses. After you renew, please refresh your page or log out and back in. On the right side, select 'Print Initial Certificate.' The portal will have you verify your email address and then send you a printable version of your license. More information and FAQs on how to print can be found on this page: Printing FAQs


Renew Barber License

Steps Description Resource/Additional Information

Log into the portal. 

This is a new portal that launched in December 2023. You must create an account if you haven't done so since December 2023. 

  • Select the 'Sign up now' link or create an account using a social account. 
  • When creating your account, please make sure you are using the name that is on your license. You must enter all of your contact information (Address, DOB, SSN). This will help connect it with your license(s). 

Renew Barber License

If you log in and you do not see your license information, do not submit a barber application. Please contact us. 

2 You will select the' Renewals' on the left side under your name.

You can renew your license starting 60 days before the expiration date.


Complete the required information.

  • If you do not have a photo in our system, you will need to upload a photo to complete your renewal.
  • You must provide proof of citizenship. This can be a passport, Arizona driver's license or birth certificate. If you provide a birth certificate, you must also provide photo identification. 

The photo must be from the shoulders up in front of a white background. This photo should be a passport-like photo.

*If your photo is not being accepted, it may be because your file size is too large. 

4 Pay your renewal fee.  
After Payment Staff will need to review and approve your documents. Once your information is accepted, your license will be emailed to you from the portal.   

If your name has changed due to marriage, divorce or citizenship, you will need to update your license. 


Aestheticians, cosmetologists, hairstylists and nail techs:

  • To update the name on your license, you will need to fill out the Personal Name Change form and send it, along with a legal document showing your name change, to [email protected].  It can take up to four weeks for your name to be updated. Once it is updated, you will receive an email.



  • Log in to the portal.
  • Select 'Name Change' in the left navigation bar.
    • You will need to upload a legal document showing the name change.