Beauticians in Angola don’t need to secure professional licenses to earn and work. They are only encouraged to master the best techniques to provide satisfactory services.

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Angola

Makeup Artist

Professional certificates are not required to become a makeup artist in Angola. Practitioners are only expected to have the skills and finish high school.


Barbers can be working professionals in the country without a barbering license. They only need the skills before serving clients to ensure the best services.

Nail Technician

Nail techs can explore many opportunities in the industry without needing a license. They are free to serve the public as long as they are skilled.


Hairstylists are free of rules for licenses in the country as well. They only need to learn the latest techniques, however, to keep up with the demands.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists have the freedom to choose their career paths in the industry without securing a license. Skills are more important in providing massage services in the country.

Facialist / Spray Tanning Technician / Waxing Technician / Lash Technician

These beauty experts are typically licensed as estheticians or cosmetologists in many places. But Angola is not strict with beauty licenses as the country is unregulated. Beauticians can start working as early as after high school completion.