Connecticut is starting to make some concessions. The education requirement for a barber's license was recently reduced from 1,500 hours to 1,000 hours, and the department of public health is working on a separate course just for barbers that would spare them from having to master hairdressing and cosmetology, too. Read more: http://latino.foxnews.com/latino/ne...-in-connecticut-over-crackdown/#ixzz1n7q27xRR ------------------- On the most elementary level, is all this necessary? This is symptomatic of trying to do business in the US. ------------ The difference between a good hair cut and a bad haircut is about one week.