- Camila and Lauren met at the X-factor 2012 try-outs. They were instantly attracted to each other, with Camila making the first move, complimenting Lauren on her shirt. Camila thought Lauren was "beautiful" and Lauren thought Camila was cute.
- The became very close soon after, such that Lauren had a special name for Camila - Camz, while the other 5th Harmony members called her Mila for short.
- They remained in contact after 5th Harmony came 3rd in the contest, eventually going on to signing a record deal with Epic.