Niger doesn’t regulate their beauty practitioners. It allows all skilled aspirants to offer different services without certifications or professional licenses.

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Niger


Barbers are not required barbering education and certification in Niger. Skilled high school graduates can provide professional services to clients without owning a license.

Lash Technician / Facialist / Waxing Technician / Spray Tanning Technician

These services can get one license in many places. Since the country is not regulated in beauty, anyone skilled can explore jobs in the industry.

Makeup Artist

Makeup artists are able to become professional practitioners without formal qualifications. They are unregulated, so licenses are not necessary.


High school graduates can already become hairstylists in the country. They don’t have licensing rules to follow, so anyone is welcome to practise as long as they are skilled.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists can have a bachelor’s degree, certificate or nothing at all. High school graduates are even welcome to become professional massage therapists in the country.

Nail Technician

Nail techs are not required any license to practise as well. They are only expected to have the proper skills to offer professional services.