We will continue to update this page to give the latest news regarding Massage and Cosmetology from the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
Update: May 18, 2020
Updates to Governor's Executive Order: Massage Establishments and Laser Hair Removal Establishments May Reopen Immediately Except in Deaf Smith, El Paso, Moore, Potter, and Randall Counties
MAY 18, 2020
Under the Executive Order GA-23 issued by Gov. Greg Abbott on May 18, laser hair removal establishments, massage therapy establishments, massage schools, and other places where massage therapists may practice their trade may reopen immediately, except in Deaf Smith, El Paso, Moore, Potter, and Randall counties. (These activities may resume in those counties on May 29.)
Re-opened laser hair removal establishments and places offering massage therapy must ensure at least six feet of social distancing between operating workstations. Please note that all massage therapists and laser hair removal technicians should follow these health guidelines (PDF).
Consumers should consult this document (PDF) for info.
Update: March 31, 2020
To Our Clients,
Your health and safety are always a top priority for us at our studio. With the current concerns related to the spread of Coronavirus (Covid-19), we want to take this opportunity to let you know that we are committed to doing our part to keep clients and studio staff healthy.
We continue to monitor news and Executive Orders from Governor Greg Abbott, the Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation, updates and recommendations provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and are keeping a close eye on information published by local and state health officials.
As a standard operating practice, we regularly disinfect all common areas and treatment rooms in accordance with standards from our licensing body TDLR. During this period of heightened concern, we have implemented additional preventative measures, including:
Increased personal sanitation and hygiene procedures for our studio team members which includes washing and disinfecting hands repeatedly throughout the day and before/after interactions with each client.
Increased cleaning and disinfecting of common areas at the studio including counters, door handles, restrooms, and treatment rooms.
We've also asked staff to stay home if they are feeling any symptoms of being sick.
We encourage you to also take appropriate precautions and if you are feeling unwell or have been at risk of exposure, please contact us to reschedule your appointment.
We are committed to doing everything we can to create a healthy environment and appreciate your diligence in helping us keep our community healthy. If you have any further questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to reach out. We look forward to seeing you in the studio soon.