Simple Definition of cosmetology
: the job or skill of giving beauty treatments to women by washing and cutting hair, applying makeup, etc.
Full Definition of cosmetology
: the cosmetic treatment of the skin, hair, and nails
Origin and Etymology of cosmetology
French cosmétologie, from cosmétique cosmetic (from English cosmetic) + -logie -logy
First Known Use: 1926
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