To become a cosmetologist first thing is to go back to school to complete the course for licensing. To do that you can go to your local college in you area most of them have a cosmetology course or some state have trade schools that can be attend. Once you complete school you will need to take at test call state board.
Becoming a cosmetologist is relatively simple to do. You must attend a cosmetology school. The amount of hours you have to put in varies from state to state. After you graduate from school you must take a state board exam.