Michelle Phan Net Worth
Michelle Phan net worth: Michelle Phan is an American Youtube star and makeup expert who has a net worth of $50 million dollars. Michelle Phan was born in Boston, Massachusetts, and grew up in Massachusetts, California, and Florida. Her parents urged her to become a doctor, but she enjoyed art, and convinced her family to allow her to attend school for illustration. She graduated from Ringling College of Art and Design and the Massachusetts College of Art and Design. While working as a waitress in 2006, she began posting makeup tutorials on YouTube. Her makeup videos, which include titles like, "Romantic Valentine Look", "Makeup for Glasses", "Brighter Larger Looking Eyes", and her most popular video, "Lady Gaga 'Poker Face' Tutorial", were almost instant hits. Her videos have been seen almost 600 million times, and she has over a million subscribers to her channel. Her popularity has led to numerous magazine articles and editorials, including features in Seventeen, St. Petersburg Times, the Sun Sentinel, NYLON, and Forbes Magazine. She also formed a lucrative partnership with Lancome, and features their makeup in all of her tutorials. In October 2015, Michelle's fashion company Ipsy raised $100 million. That gave the company an overall valuation of $500 million.
Phan has more than one billion views on YouTube and more than eight million subscribers. She started out with a blog about makeup and then started posting on the social media platform Xanga before joining YouTube. Phan authored the book Make Up: Your Life Guide to Beauty, Style, and Success – Online and Off in 2014. She won a Streamy Award for Inspiration Icon Award and a Shorty Award for Best YouTube Guru in 2014 and has been nominated for multiple Teen Choice Awards. Phan was a part of the Forbes 30 under 30 and Inc. 30 under 30 lists in 2015.