Jamaica sets its regulations for licensing practitioners in the beauty industry, except for massage therapists. This allows the country to maintain professional standards and the safety of the public during procedures.

Non-Regulated Beauty Service in Jamaica:

Regulated Beauty Services in Jamaica

Barber / Hairstylist / Nail Technician / Waxing Technician / Spray Tanning Technician / Lash Technician / Makeup Artist / Facialist

Becoming a beautician or cosmetologist in Jamaica requires a license to practice. An aspirant must hold a health certificate first and then complete a course at an accredited school. Having a certificate or diploma is important in showing proof of education.

An aspirant should also complete the application form to obtain a license in the country and pay the necessary fees. In a few weeks time, the aspirant can already receive the license.

Non-Regulated Beauty Service in Jamaica

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists in Jamaica are unregulated. Anyone interested in the industry can become a professional without any required qualifications. As long as one is a high school graduate and skilled, they can serve the public.