Beauticians in Greece, in general, can enjoy earning in the country without needing a license. They are free to offer services they are skilled for and explore more opportunities. However, barbers and hairstylists need to comply with the requirements set by the government to practice.

Regulated Beauty Services in Greece:

Regulated Beauty Services in Greece

Barber / Hairstylist

Barbers and hairdressers should hold a training degree or education recognised by the National Registry of Administrative Public Services. Various educational levels are accepted depending on the specialisation. More information is stated here:

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Greece

Spray Tanning Technician / Lash Technician / Makeup Artist / Waxing Technician / Facialist

These professionals can study esthetics or cosmetology or enrol in a program specific to their field of interest to learn the skills. In Greece, however, these services are not regulated, so practitioners can work in the beauty industry without a license.

Nail Technician

Nail techs can also practice in the country free of any license. They can do nail art, manicures and pedicures, nail extensions and more.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists can choose their training to get certified. They are not regulated, so a license is not required.