Barbers and Cosmetologists: Overview
Effective July 1, 2015, the Body Art Safe Practices Act separated from the Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists and became its own Board. If you have any questions, or need to obtain any information such as applications, rules, etc., please contact the Board of Body Art at 505-476-4622 or send an email to: NMBody.Art@state.nm.us.
The Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists regulates Barbers, Cosmetologists, Esthetician, Electrologist, Manicurists/Pedicurists and Board Approved Schools. It sets professional, training and hygienic standards to ensure customers receive quality services.
The Board also investigates complaints from customers and takes appropriate disciplinary actions when acceptable and required standards are violated.
New Mexico Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists
P.O. Box 25101
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504
(505) 476-4665 Fax
Regular mail should be sent to: P.O. Box 25101, Santa Fe, NM 87504.
New Mexico Board of Board of Barbers and Cosmetologists
Toney Anaya Building
2550 Cerrillos Road, Second Floor
Santa Fe, New Mexico 87505
Please DO NOT send regular mail to the physical address as it will be delayed.