Russia’s beauty industry is not regulated, just like many countries across the globe. It allows aspirants to discover many job options without needing a license.

Non-Regulated Beauty Services in Russia


Barbers are not required any training qualifications to become professionals. They have the option to learn barbering skills through experience or enrol in a course.

Nail Technician

Nail technicians don’t need college degrees or any specific training to work. High school education is the basic requirement, and aspirants can obtain nail skills through experience.


Like barbers and nail techs, hairstylists are also free of licenses in Russia. Aspirants can get skilled through training or experience and then serve clients.

Waxing Technician / Lash Technician / Facialist / Spray Tanning Technician

Beauty therapists are professionals who provide different services, like waxing, spray tanning and facials. They usually have one license, but the country doesn’t have any for them as they are unregulated. Practitioners can offer services without licenses.

Makeup Artist

Makeup artists with or without training certificates are able to perform on clients. There are no requirements set for them in the country, so every skilled individual can try the industry.

Massage Therapist

Massage therapists can have their careers early, right after high school. They have the option to enrol in professional training but not mandatory.