Hair Scholars is dedicated to teaching hair stylists a very specific set of hairstyling skills needed for the entertainment industry.  We provide masterclasses and seminars for hair stylists who want to work in film and television.


Who We Are

Welcome to the world of hairstyling professional Camille Friend. This award winning Hollywood dynamo has created Hair Scholars, hands-on masterclasses and seminars that give a behind-the-scenes look at the role of hairstylist on a set and provide training in specialty skills for the film and TV business. 
With over 20 years of industry experience, Ms. Friend’s recent film credits include Us, Captain Marvel, The New Mutants, Marvel Studios’ Black Panther, Detroit, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, Captain America: Civil War, The Hunger Games: Mockingjoy - Parts 1 and 2, and Django Unchained, just to name a few. Her films have amassed over $3.9 Billion at the box office.
She knows this business and wants to teach it to you!


Have you been dreaming of a career as A

hairstylist for film and tv?


The Natural Hair Masterclass

December 1 & 2, 2019

West Hollywood, CA

A 2-Day, Hands-On Masterclass

where you will learn the following:
-The six different types of hair textures
-What products to use on different textures of hair
-Will demonstrate blow drying and flat ironing, 2 strand
twist, flat twist, up-do and roller set
- How to do a Consultation
The Hands-On Application portion of the class will be conducted on a mannequin.
A list of supplies will be given within a week of purchasing a ticket.

Limited to 25 Students


Private Classes

Available Now!

These Hands-On Private Classes will teach you essential skills needed for a career in the entertainment industry.

Classes Available:

Wigs 101- Basic lace front wig class will teach you how to prep, wrap, apply, block, and clean wigs 

Wigs 201 - Advanced lace front wig class skills include:
            How to fit a wig - Wig wrap and taking measurements
            How to cut and style wigs - 
                 *How to thin a wig - Texture vs. Density
                 *How to cut the returns out of wigs
                 *How to wet style set a man's or woman's wig
            How to color the roots of a wig

The Natural Hair Masterclass

     Explains the six different types of hair textures

What products to use on different textures of hair

Demonstrate blow drying and flat ironing, 2 strand twist, flat twist, up-do and roller set

Period Hairstyles Class

Shape, texture and length of period hair

How to curl/rollerset/pincurls placement of hair for period hairstyling

Cut, style and backcomb hair

Periods covered: 50’s, 60’s, 70’s


Each class will be a one-on-one, 6 hour class with Camille Friend.

Hairscholars will provide all supplies (just bring yourself).

What’s Included

• Light Breakfast

• Lunch

• Model

• Mannequin

• Pop Clips/Toupee Clips/Lace Front Wig/Wig Stand/Clips/Combs

Price per class is $2,000.00. Discounts offered for multiple classes.
15% Discount for Local 706 and 798 members.

Please email for discount code.
Upon purchase, you will be contacted for dates and times available for class.




Masterclass Menu

Specialty Masterclasses for professional hairstylists teach the art of advanced hairstyling in film and TV.

Hands On classes include:

  • Lace front wig hair wrap, application, curl and set, cleaning and blocking

  • Period Hairstyles

    • 1950’s

    • 1960’s

    • 1970’s

    • 1980’s

Learn about…

  • Transitioning from salon to soundstage

  • Scripts and continuity breakdown.

  • working with actors and crew

  • reading a call sheet

  • building a resume and portfolio

  • Agents

Know the ins and outs of movie and TV production, including…

  • Protocol of working in the hair department

  • Positions within the hair department

  • Trailer and set etiquette



THE NEW YORK TIMES                                                 MODERN SALON                                                       BEAUTYLAUNCHPAD

BLACK BEAUTY AND HAIR                                            THE HUFFPOST                                                                  REFINERY 29

PEOPLE.COM                                                                FASHIONISTA                                                                     US WEEKLY

DAZED DIGITAL                                                             TEEN VOGUE                                                                      POPSUGAR

THE ROOT/THE GLOWUP                                               COSMOPOLITAN                                                                  TODAY.COM

SHONDALAND                                                         COSMOBIZ MAGAZINE                                              HOLLYWOOD REPORTER

THE GRIO                                                                         FLARE                                                                    HIPHOLLYWOOD

MAKEUPMAG.COM                                                              IPSY                                                                  YAHOO LIFESTYLE

REVOLT                                                                           AOL.COM                                                                       BRIT & CO

FIERCE MITU                                                               HELLO GIGGLES                                                     MADAMENOIRE.COM

AVEDA.COM                                                               NATURALLY CURLY                                                                  ESSENCE       


Exciting developments are in the making for Hair Scholars! Subscribe to our mailing list and get social with us!



Beautiful Southern California, but will travel...


Mon - Fri :

10:00 - 19:00


Sat - Sun :

11:00 - 16:00 


  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White Yelp Icon
  • Instagram
  • Facebook Social Icon