cosmetologist

noun cos·me·tol·o·gist \ ˌkäz-mə-ˈtä-lə-jist \
Updated on: 17 May 2018

Definition of cosmetologist

: a person licensed to provide cosmetic treatments to the hair, skin, and nails : one trained in cosmetology : beautician
  • If you're using … any medication that might make you skin more sensitive, be sure to tell your cosmetologist.
  • —Kathleen Conway Engles

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First Known Use of cosmetologist

1926

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cosmetologist

noun cos·me·tol·o·gist \ -ˈtäl-ə-jəst \

medical Definition of cosmetologist

: a person who gives beauty treatments (as to skin and hair)

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