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Some photos used in this site are associated with shows or works owned by NBCUniversal LLC, Entertainment Weekly, and Turner Entertainment Digital and are not owned by CHRISTALine Studios. These photos are for illustrative purposes only, demonstrating samples of work created by Christal Schanes.

CHRISTALine Studios operates in connection with University of North Carolina School of the Arts.

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Bring hope and smiles to
women battling cancer


CHRISTALine Studios crafts innovative human-hair products for the entertainment industry, wig shops, salons, and individuals. As a social enterprise, CHRISTALine Studios devotes 20% of the proceeds from the sale of EVERY product to support the Studios’ WIGwell initiative, which provides high-quality, hand-tied custom wigs to women experiencing medically related hair loss. WIGwell enables women in challenging circumstances to retain dignity, confidence, and the freedom to tell their stories on their own terms. 


Established by UNCSA professor and Emmy award-winning TV and film wig artist, Christal Schanes, CHRISTALine Studios offers professional quality custom and ready-to-wear hair products and services. 


At CHRISTALine Studios, every hair is on mission to support women facing the fight of their lives. You can help the cause by making a purchase, a monetary donation, or a hair donation today.

Raw virgin hair and ready-to-wear wigs and hair products

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Join the Wacky Wig Challenge and bring hope and smiles to women battling cancer. CHRISTALine Studios' WIGwell initiative provides free high-quality custom wigs to women experiencing medically related hair loss. Each wig is hand-crafted from human hair and takes an average of 100 hours to create! You can help us provide these wigs at no cost, preserving dignity and confidence for women fighting cancer.



  1. Snap a selfie wearing a “wacky wig” – a wig, scarf, hat, mop... whatever you choose. Get creative!

  2. Post your photo and donation to our Giving Board

  3. Share your photo by email or on social media with #wackywig and a link to the Giving Board. Challenge 5+ friends to join the cause and help multiply smiles. 

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...and, of course, YOU!