Shear Genius - Netflix

Shear Genius premieres with 12 talented hair stylists, one high-stakes salon and the industry's most renowned talent. In the first episode, the stylists face their first short-cut challenge - one hour to show off their signature style on a mannequin head. In the elimination challenge, the stylists are tasked with creating a work of art using professional models with long hair and various arts and crafts materials.

Shear Genius - Netflix

Type: Reality

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 60 minutes

Premier: 2007-04-11

Shear Genius - Shear Genius - Netflix

Shear Genius is an American reality television series on the Bravo network that focuses on hair styling. The show ran for three seasons, from April 2007 to April 2010. It was hosted by actress Jaclyn Smith in seasons one and two and by Brazilian model Camila Alves for season three. In the show, contestants compete with each other to create the best hair style and are usually restricted in time, materials, and theme. Their designs are judged and one or more stylists are eliminated each week, until the winner is determined.

Shear Genius - Season 3 - Netflix

The third season of Shear Genius started airing on February 3, 2010, on Bravo. Brazilian model Camila Alves, fiancée, and now spouse of Matthew McConaughey, took over hosting duties from Jaclyn Smith while Orlando Pita took over mentoring duties from Rene Fris. Brig Van Osten, the dark horse, beat out both Matthew Morris and Brig's bitter rival on the show, Janine Jarman to win Season 3, the prizes included the opportunity to style hair for an Allure Magazine photoshoot and $100,000. Janine Jarman, who placed second, was awarded fan favorite.

Shear Genius - References - Netflix