Application Requirements:

AGE: Specialty registration applicants must be at least 16 years of age or have received a high school diploma.

EDUCATION: Applicants must complete our Board of Cosmetology approved two-day, 16-hour hair braiding course and submit the course completion certificate with the State application to the Department of Business and Professional Regulation.

EXAMINATION: You do not have to take the Florida cosmetology examination for this registration.

FEE: Pay the required fee as listed on the application page. 

Military veterans, their spouses, and Florida National Guard members may be eligible for a fee discount. Please visit our braiding/Military Services page for more information.

APPLICATION: Complete the application by mail or online to receive your Braiding License.

If you have questions or need assistance in completing your application, please call the Customer Contact Center at 407-272-5088 or use our convenient contact form.