# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Barber

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Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Barber

Cut, trim, shampoo, and style hair mostly for male clients. May also fit hairpieces and offer scalp treatments and facial shaving. In many states, barbers are licensed to color, bleach, or highlight hair and to offer permanent-wave services. May provide skin care and nail treatments.

    Postsecondary Preparations

  • On-the-job training
  • State license
  • Technical training