Do you have any idea of what a beauty blogger does? Well, a lot of things, but their primary task is to produce content to provide value to their audience, teach them what this industry means, and eventually build trust among their followers. Whether they’re writing articles or record videos, beauty bloggers are a major trend in the online world.
But you’ve probably seen that blogging started to pop up a lot more in the past years, as more people are getting more curious about this industry. There are tons of industries that people blog about, but it seems like the beauty field is the most followed and popular one.
What’s more, most people would think that beauty bloggers are specifically targeting women. In fact, many men started doing beauty blogs or vlogs too. So, the beauty industry is no longer a playing field only available to women.
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Another essential thing to know about the beauty world is that many people have become famous and extremely rich in this industry. So, how do they do it? Any blogger has a specific reason why they engage in this job, but generally, they want to travel, they have a passion for vlogging/blogging, they love teaching others, desire to run their own business, financial freedom, time flexibility, etc.
Whether you’re looking to become a beauty blogger because you want to increase your income, or simply because you want to get rid of your 9-5 job, blogging can give you this freedom. However, don’t believe that you won’t be working hard as a beauty blogger as well. There is a lot to do in this job, including research, development, sales, production, marketing, and build trust with your people.
Yet, the good news is that you can earn a lot of money on YouTube these days if you get this job right . Don’t believe us? These are the six beauty gurus that have made millions of dollars on this profitable platform.
- Kylie Jenner
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you have no reasons not to know that Kylie Jenner is the number one beauty Guru of the world. It’s not even surprising, considering that she’s one of the youngest members of the Kardashian-Jenner family, the well-known famous clan of the most desired and beautiful women worldwide.
Kylie made a huge fuss when she appeared on the cover of Forbes magazine, with the youngest self-made billionaire in history title . She built an incredible empire after she launched her makeup line, and named it Kylie Cosmetics. And in case you didn’t know, her net worth is now $1 billion. We know, it’s shocking!
- Jeffree Star
On his real name Jeffrey Lynn Steininger Jr., the American makeup artist is the founder and owner of Jeffree Star Cosmetics. He started to discover his love for makeup when he was a child. Later on, he started practicing all kinds of makeup with his mother and finally convinced her to send him to a beauty school. If you want to follow his steps, sign up at beauty school programs, and become a professional makeup artist yourself. This beauty male Guru’s net worth is $50 million, including him on the world’s richest list. He promoted his work on social media, which turned him into a millionaire. With his makeup brand, Jeffree Star is likely to become a billionaire at some point in the future.
- Huda Beauty
Huda Kattan is an Arabic makeup artist, beauty blogger, and entrepreneur. She launched her cosmetic line in 2013, called Huda Beauty. She promoted her first product (false eyelashes) through Sephora. She achieved success through the amazing sales of the false eyelashes, which were excellently worn by the one and only Kim Kardashian.
Huda Kattan has a net worth of $600 million. No, your eyes haven’t failed you. The Arabic Beauty Guru is a half-a-billionaire, and all because of her beauty line. Some athletes and actors won’t ever see not even a quarter of Huda’s worth. She started on YouTube in 2007, as most billionaires and millionaires these days. She has millions of followers on every popular platform today – 47.7 million followers on Instagram, and 4.1 million on YouTube. What are you waiting for? Go and start a YouTube channel! Now!
- Nikkie Tutorials
Nikkie de Jager is a young makeup artist and beauty vlogger. “The power of makeup” has become her motto and inspired other people to show their faces with no makeup on. She started her career in 2008 at the age of 14 years old. In 2017, Nikkie was named one of the best influencers on social media by Forbes Magazine. The Beauty Guru became the Global Beauty Adviser for Marc Jacobs Beauty in 2011. In 2020, Nikkie de Jager’s net worth achieved $6 million.
- Desi Perkins
Desi Perkins is another rich beauty blogger on the list. She appeared on YouTube in 2013, promoting herself through intricate makeup looks, and sometimes, Halloween costumes. Desi’s popular video blogs gained attention worldwide, including Kim Kardashian’s attention. She now has 4.2 million followers on Instagram and 3.3 million subscribers on YouTube. The Spanish beauty is also quite passionate about fashion too. The estimated net worth is about $800,000.
- Carli Bybel
Carli Sue Bybel, the 26 years old beauty blogger, is a makeup artist who came under the spotlight in 2011 after she decided to become a YouTuber. She became extremely popular when she first posted a “Megan Fox” makeup video tutorial that accumulated more than 4.8 million views until now. She’s also considered a fitness, fashion, and makeup Guru, gathering over six million subscribers. Her estimated worth is $1.5 million earned from social media accounts and YouTube.
Are you passionate about makeup, fashion, and fitness? Blogging and vlogging might be the right job for you. It feels like nowadays; anyone can become an influencer! But if you’re thinking about money and just that, remember that influencers can work very hard to make money. It is a personal hobby, which can bring you a lot of money, but you have to prepare yourself for a lot of hard work without a break. Good luck!