Employees will need individual licenses for their area of practice. These include things such as cosmetology, nail enhancement, or cutting hair.
Independent contractors working on a business' premises need an Area Renter License. This license also comes from the NYSDOS.
New regulations are in place to protect workers. Read "Nail Salons-Important Information" and "Nail Salon Safety - What You Need To Know" for more information. Both are linked under "Additional Resources." Businesses that do not follow these laws will be punished.