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.
She knows this business and wants to teach it to you!
WHAT WE DO
Have you been dreaming of a career as A
hairstylist for film and tv?
TAKE. OUR. CLASSES.
These Hands-On Private Classes will teach you essential skills needed for a career in the entertainment industry.
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).
• Light Breakfast
• 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.
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
Transitioning from salon to soundstage
Scripts and continuity breakdown.
working with actors and crew
reading a call sheet
building a resume and portfolio
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
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