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The Board of Registration of Cosmetology and Barbering protects the public through regulation of the practice of cosmetology, barbering, and electrology in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, in accordance with applicable statutes, regulations, and policies. The Board issues licenses to qualified individuals, businesses, and schools to engage in the practice of each profession, and seeks to ensure the continued protection of the public health, safety, and well-being by maintaining high standards for each industry.

The Cosmetology profession includes hairdressers, manicurists and aestheticians, who provide a variety of services including hair-cutting, hairstyling, manicuring, and aesthetics. Barbers provide hair-cutting, hairstyling, facial shaving, permanent waving, hair coloring, and facial services to the general public, but primarily to men. Electrologists provide hair removal procedures through the application of an electrical current through a needle to the hair follicle. All three professions work closely with the public, and are regulated by the Board of Board of Registration of Cosmetology and Barbering.

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Voluntary surrender agreement / Board of Registration of Cosmetology and Barbering. docket no. HS-16-052

Board of Registration of Cosmetology and Barbering and the Kimare Beauty School, licensee number 222-9 enter into a Voluntary surrender agreement, docket HS0-16-052 resulting from a violation of M.G.L. ch. 112, sections 61(1) and 61(3) and 240 CMR 7.08.

Modified Date
Release Date
Spatial / Geographical Coverage Location
Quincy, MA
Temporal Coverage
Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 00:00
Department of Professional Licensure, Board of Registration of Cosmetology and Barbering
Contact Name
Araceli Avila Ging, Records Access Officer
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Chu, Ha C.

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Voluntary surrender