Chad is one of the many places in Africa that don’t regulate beauty specialists. It allows practitioners to earn as professionals without securing a license.

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Chad

Nail Technician

Nail techs can study and get certified or not in Chad. They can work in the industry and earn as much as they want without a license.


Barbers are able to practise without meeting any standards or requirements. They are unregulated in the country, and working as a barber doesn’t need a license.


Hairstylists are professionals that can earn in beauty without proper certifications. Chad has no rules for licensing them, so skilled individuals can enter the industry.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists can offer services with or without certifications. The country is free of licensing requirements for practitioners in this industry.

Lash Technician / Facialist / Waxing Technician/ Spray Tanning Technician

Cosmetologists can perform various beauty services including lash, facial, waxing and spray tanning procedures. Since the country has no required license for this profession, anyone can practise these services if they are skilled.

Makeup Artist

Makeup artists can be high school graduates or practitioners with higher education. The country has no requirements for becoming a makeup artist, so skilled individuals are welcome.