Egypt has no rules for licensing beauticians. It only encourages professionals to learn the necessary skills to satisfy the demands of clients.

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Egypt

Waxing Technician / Lash Technician / Spray Tanning Technician / Facialist

Typically, these professions are covered by cosmetology or esthetics. Since Egypt is not regulated, the country welcomes anyone skilled to practise. Licenses are not needed to serve clients.


Barbers can either start after high school or training completion. The country has no regulations for professionals, which means anyone with barbering skills can work without a license.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists can start early in their careers. They can work as professionals as early as after completing high school, even without further education.

Makeup Artist

Makeup artists can be high school graduates or have certificates. They don’t need to get a license to work as practitioners in the country.


Hair professionals only need the skills to earn in the industry. Certifications or licenses are not needed to offer hair services to clients.

Nail Technician

Nail techs are also free of laws for licensing. They only need to learn and master professional skills to provide the right services.