# CTE Resource Center - Career Planning Guide - Cosmetologist

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center


Offer a wide range of beauty services, such as shampooing, cutting, coloring, and styling of hair. May advise clients on how to care for their hair at home. In addition, cosmetologists may be trained to give manicures, pedicures, and scalp and facial treatments; provide makeup analysis; and clean and style wigs and hairpieces.

    Postsecondary Preparations

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