Permanent Makeup Schools in Nebraska

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402 Brows And Beauty

18101 Chicago Street 104
Elkhorn, NE 68022

Kcole Studio & Academy

5723 Northwest Radial Highway
Omaha, NE 68104

Lois Beauty & Microblading Studio

1919 South 40th Street Suite 300E
Lincoln, NE 68506

How to Become a Permanent Makeup Artist in Nebraska

Nebraska Permanent Makeup Artistry Careers At a Glance
  • The average salary for permanent makeup artists in Nebraska is $62,227 ($29.92/hour). This is higher than the national average of $55,093 ($26.49/hour).
  • There is a predicted 12% job increase between 2016-2026 for skincare specialists, including permanent makeup artists. This is higher than the expected national growth of 11%.

Thinking about working as a permanent makeup artist in Nebraska? Sweet. We're on the same page. And we're here to tell you there are many awesome examples of how permanent makeup can be a solid career choice in this state. This area of beauty is truly where art meets science. A great local example is Ciao Bella, which provides other salon services, in addition to permanent makeup. Another example you can ogle is Rejuvenation Salon, located in the Grand Island area. Both of these salons show the kinds of places you can work when you complete your training. Okay, we know you're suddenly amped about becoming a permanent makeup artist.

But you still need to take a deep breath and compare the programs offered to students in your area of Nebraska. There can be big differences between programs, even if they focus on the same topic. For instance, schools may offer different schedules, timelines for program completion, financial aid options, and career services, which can greatly impact your decision. That's why you should carefully weigh your options before deciding. And when you complete your cosmetology school training, let us know. We love hearing about student success!

State License Requirements

The practice of applying permanent makeup is classified as tattooing in the state of Nebraska. Before you receive your license, you must complete a training program that includes sanitation, safety, infection control, sterilization, and cross contamination prevention. You also need proof of bloodborne pathogen training and your first aid training certification. The licensing fee ranges from $25 to $95, depending on when you apply during the licensing cycle.

Education Details

Nebraska permanent makeup artists should seek course curriculum that meets national standards and helps you deliver high quality patient care. Permanent makeup is more than learning the proper techniques, safety and sanitation laws. You will need to be a good caregiver to your patients while they undergo treatment and adhere to ethical standards. Compare the courses available through programs in your area to make the best decision.

Nebraska permanent makeup artist courses:

  • Tools
  • Color theory
  • Needle usage
  • Safety and sanitation
  • Makeup artist techniques

License Renewal

Licenses for cosmetologists and cosmetology instructors expire on December 31 of even-numbered years. Electrologists must renew by July 31 of odd-numbered years. Esthetics licenses expire on the last day of September in even-numbered years. Nail technicians have to renew by December 31 of odd-numbered years. Late fees of $25 to $75 are assessed if you renew your license after the expiration date. Cosmetologists pay a $118 renewal fee, as do estheticians, electrologists, nail technicians, and permanent makeup artists. The fee is $100 for massage therapists. Nebraska requires eight hours of continuing education to renew any license.

Nebraska Permanent Makeup Careers


Average yearly salary for permanent makeup in Nebraska

Permanent makeup artists have job options in any beauty-related business that wants to offer life long benefits to its clientele. For the busy client, having permanent makeup saves time. For the athletic client, having permanent makeup helps maintain a nice appearance in spite of perspiration. The job outlook looks sunny for permanent makeup artists.

Contact the Nebraska State Board of Permanent Makeup

Department of Health and Human Services

According to state expectations, the beauty industry in Nebraska will see a bump in the number of licensed professionals within the state over a six year period. As the industry gets more multi-faceted, many looking to be involved pursue specialized careers like permanent makeup training. All go to these groups for guidance.

Professional Beauty Association
National Interstate Council of Board of Cosmetology

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