DOS Banner Graphic
Media Advisory

About DOS
Newsroom & Webcasts
Calendar of Events
Grant Opportunities
Current Grant/Funding/Bid Opportunities
Contact Us
Governor's Office
Listing of NY State Agencies
Subject Matter List of Available Records (doc)

For Immediate Release:
September 13, 2012
Contact: 518-486-9846
Follow us on Twitter @NYSDOS

DOS Holds Meeting of New York State Appearance Enhancement Advisory Committee
Committee will discuss updating waxing regulations

ALBANY - The New York Department of State will hold a public meeting on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 10:30a.m. regarding the appearance enhancement profession, which includes licensing for nail specialty, cosmetology, waxing, natural hair styling and esthetics. The meeting will take place using videoconferencing at various locations. The public has the right to attend the meeting at any of the locations.

The Department’s Division of Licensing Services issues licenses to persons in these professions, and the State Appearance Enhancement Advisory Committee advises the Department on adoption of rules and regulations relating to this discipline. Among other topics, the Advisory Committee is convening to discuss updating of the waxing regulations. They will also be discussing the possibility of adding continuing education to license renewal requirements.

WHO: State Appearance Enhancement Advisory Committee
WHAT: Public Meeting of the Committee
WHEN: Monday, September 24, 10:30 a.m.


Via Videoconferencing at the following locations:

99 Washington Avenue
Conference room 505

65 Court Street
Conference room 208

123 William Street
Conference room 231

Note: For information on logistics, please contact Raymond Andrews, Assistant Director for Code Development, Codes Division, Department of State, 99 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12231. 518-474-4073.