Regulations – Maine

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  1. http://legislature.maine.gov/statutes/32/title32ch63sec0.html
  2. Licensing Main Department of Health and Human Services Link: http://legislature.maine.gov/statutes/32/title32ch63sec0.html
  3. Micropigmentation: https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/environmental-health/el/business/business-answers-micropigmentation.htm#01
  4. Application (Tattooing and Micropigmentation are included on the same application)
    https://www.maine.gov/dhhs/mecdc/environmental-health/el/site-files/forms/Body-Artist-rev-3.pdf
  5. 10-44-1 (Micropigmentation) Ch 211 Download Link (Click on Ch 211)
    https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/rules/10/chaps10.htm#144

Other Considerations:

  1. Must be Board Certified by the American Academy of Micropigmentation, as proof of basic competence, within two years of obtaining a license to practice
    https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/rules/10/chaps10.htm#144 See H.2.
  2. Micropigmentation Education and Training Link:
    https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/rules/10/chaps10.htm#144
  3. Training is licensee-specific depending on the credentials or lack of in another profession, i.e., Cosmetology – Hair and Skin Care, Cosmetology – Nail Technician, Electrologists, Medical, Tattooing or none of these listed professions.
    https://www.maine.gov/sos/cec/rules/10/chaps10.htm#144 Ch 211 Download Link (Click n Ch 211) Paragraph 8 A-K