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Rules and Regulations

State Board Hosted Workshop!!

The Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology is hosting a CEU workshop at the Cosmetology Board office.. It is March 25, 2018 from 10:00 to 3:00.. This workshop is review the final approved draft of our Rules and Regulations that went into effect December 17, 2017.. If you plan on attending, Read More…

Agency Updated July 24, 2017

We have 2 New Board Members and a New Executive Director…   Mr Donald Vaughn took his seat at the Board table at the June 26, 2017 Board Meeting and Ms Debbie Cooker will be taking her seat at the Board table during the upcoming July 31, 2017 meeting…   We have Read More…

NEW LAWS FOR COSMETOLOGY !!!!!!

House Bill 464 was signed into Law March 23, 2017 By Governor Phil Bryant….  House Bill 464 overhauls our Instructor Trainee Programs…   Effective July 1, 2017 we will have one unified Instructor program for all courses… We will now have a one Thousand hour program regardless of the course of Read More…

Monday 6-27-2016 Regular Board Meeting

Yes, I think I missed what probably was a good show..   I was not there. However, Executive Director David Derrick provided me with a draft copy of the minutes…   The following is going to be BORING…. All Board members were present… 2016 Officer Elections were held….  Waylon Garrett was re-elected Read More…

4-19-2015 Rules and Regulations Update Meeting

Sunday,  April 19, 2015 at 10:00 a.m,  The Board of Cosmetology held a meeting for the purpose of updating the Rules and Regulations.  All Board members were present along with Board Attorney Jeff Jernigan and Sherry Prather, Booneville Academy of Cosmetology…. It was clear that all Board members had reviewed their Read More…

Monday 7/28/2014 Oral Proceedings

On Monday July 28, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. the Board of Cosmetology held the Oral Proceedings for the May 19, 2014 Revision of the Rules and Regulations. The following schools had representation….. Ann Simmons and Tammy Brown, Chris’s Beauty College; Marie Butler, Magnolia College of Cosmetology; Karoline Finch, Mississippi Institute of Read More…

7-28-2014 Date for Oral Procedings

SAVE THIS DATE 7-28-2014!!!!!!    The Date is Monday, July 28, 2014, The Time is 2:00 p.m. and the Location is the Cosmetology Board office.   The Board has allotted this time for the Oral Proceedings on the latest,   5-19-2014 version of the Cosmetology Rules and Regulation. Please take the time to print out Read More…

Duplicate License!!!

A quick FYI for all of the individuals who wasted time and money traveling to the Cosmetology Board office to tell the Board why you needed a duplicate license!!!!!!   The New Rules and Regulations state that if you are requesting ONLY ONE duplicate license during your two year licensing period you will no longer be required to make Read More…

5-19-2014 Telephone Conference

At 6:15 p.m. Monday May 19, 2014 the Mississippi State Board of Cosmetology Board Members held a telephone conference for the purpose to give final approval of the long awaited NEW RULES AND REGULATIONS….. I was present with the new Board Attorney…..  Yes I said new Attorney… This is  the 4th attorney Read More…

Special Call Meeting 1-12-2014

Another Special Call Meeting was held Monday 1-12-2014…  This meeting was held for the continuation of the 1-11-2014 Special Call Meeting Agenda:  Today dealt with Rules and Regulation Revisions, RFP Process and NIC Conference….. The Board once again was trying to finalize the rules and regulations….  At todays meeting attorney Read More…