Ireland is a country with no licensing rules for beauticians. Practitioners can explore opportunities and earn in the country without a license.

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Ireland


Barbers in Ireland have no required qualifications to meet to earn and work in the country. They have the option to enrol in any training program and get skilled.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists are unregulated in the country as well. But aspirants are highly encouraged to enrol in a course and get professionally trained.

Nail Technician

Nail techs offer manicuring, pedicuring, nail art, artificial nail services and more. Ireland is free of licensing requirements for aspiring individuals, but professional training is still encouraged.


Hairstylists or hairdressers don’t need to secure a license to work in the country. They are only advised to train and master the skills for the profession.

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

Waxing, facials, lash services, makeup and spray tanning can be learned by getting an esthetics or cosmetology course. Some places even have a specific license for each, but Ireland doesn’t regulate these services.