PROVINCE WIDE - Hairdressing & Esthetics
Specific Licence Consultations - More information coming soon...

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The Cosmetology Association of Nova Scotia (the Regulatory Body for all Salons, Spas, Hairstylists, Estheticians,
Nail and Eyelash Technicians and Make-Up Artists) is opening its doors and very much wants to recognize your skill!
Are you or someone you know an expert in a specific area of cosmetology (hairdressing or esthetics) and have not received formal
training or education or for some other reason have not gained recognition and licensure?
Did you gain your knowledge and skill
through heritage and cultural experience?
SKILLS SUCH AS Natural Hair Care (including braiding, weaving, extensions, locking, wefts, wigs),
threading, facial waxing, etc.
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Are you offering services to the public without a valid licence to practice? 
Come join us!  The Cosmetology Association, in collaboration with Crowning Glory Hair Studio Plus, Elalani Hair & Beauty,
Carmalina Naturals and Simply Go Natural Cosmetics will be hosting consultations around the Province in July and August and
would love to meet and hear from you! 
Let the Cosmetology Association support you
in the promotion of your s
pecific skill in
cosmetology (beauty, hair and/or esthetics) and
receive the
recognition you deserve!

During the consultation period, there will be no repercussion or penalty resulting from any individual revealing
their practice and stepping forward to discuss becoming licensed in a specific hair or esthetic skill area with
the Cosmetology  Association of Nova Scotia.

Please see dates listed below for consultations near your area, or contact
the CosmetologyAssociation at (902) 468-6477 (toll free at (800) 765-8757)
for more information. 

July 14, 2019 Annapolis Valley/Kings Centreville Hall - 1951 HWY 359, Centreville  4:00 pm
July 15, 2019 Digby Dockside Suites - 34 Water Street, Digby  6:00 pm
July 16, 2019 Shelburne Black Loyalist Heritage Centre - 119 Old Birchtown Road, Shelburne  6:00 pm
July 17, 2019 Liverpool Best Western - 63 Queens Place Drive, Liverpool  6:00 pm
July 21, 2019 Truro Hampton Inn - 35 Legends Avenue, Truro  4:00 pm
July 22, 2019 New Glasgow Ward 1 - 487 Brother Street, New Glasgow  6:00 pm
 July 23, 2019 Port Hawkesbury Maritime Inn - 717 Reeves Street, Port Hawkesbury  6:00 pm
July 24, 2019 Sydney Hampton Inn - 60 Millard Street, Membertou 6:00 pm
August 6, 2019 Amherst Super 8 - 40 Lord Amherst Drive, Amherst 6:00 pm
August 18, 2019 Halifax Cosmetology Association of Nova Scotia - 126 Chain Lake Drive, Halifax 4:00 pm
August 19, 2019 Dartmouth Black Cultural Centre - 10 Cherry Brook Road, Dartmouth 6:00 pm

Cosmetology Association (NS)
126 Chain Lake Drive
Halifax, NS  B3S 1A2

Hours of Operation
Monday 8:30 - 4:30
Tuesday 8:30 - 4:30
Wednesday 8:30 - 4:30
Thursday 8:30 - 4:30
Friday 8:30 - 3:00

*Holiday or Weather closures/cancellations will be noted in the Calendar.
Office: (902) 468-6477
Fax: (902) 468-7147
Toll Free: (800) 765-8757

General Inquiries

Provincial Exam Information

Executive Director
Dana Sharkey, CAE 



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