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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology
Board for Barbers and Cosmetology Esthetics Regulations [18 VAC 41 ‑ 70]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Esthetics Technical Corrections
General Information
Action Summary The Esthetics regulations effective Feb. 1, 2017, inadvertently reference barber- and cosmetology-specific terms (e.g., salon, shop). Through this regulatory action, the Board seeks to correct those technical errors by replacing these references with the appropriate esthetics terminology (e.g., “spa” rather than shop/salon). The regulatory action is exempt under Code of Virginia § 2.2-4006.A.3, as it consists only of technical corrections.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: Code of Virginia § 2.2-4006.A.3
RIS Project Yes  [005617]
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8457 Final Submitted to the Registrar and awaiting publication (11/26/2018).
Contact Information
Name / Title: Stephen Kirschner  / Regulatory Operations Administrator
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 400
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-8590    FAX: (866)245-9693    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.