Guru Spotlight: Glittermakeuplover6
18 September 2014
Amanda (glittermakeuplover6) is clearly a youtube star in the making. She has an fun, light hearted and positive way of sharing sharing her style, life and beauty tips on her videos. She’s been into make-up since she was eleven, but already knows that less is best when it comes to going glam - keeping it natural and classy is always in style.
Amanda loves to connect with her fans and go to youtube events. This may be on of the reasons why her channel has grown from 80,000 to almost 95,000 over the summer alone!
What is the best beauty advice that you have gotten?
The best beauty advice I have gotten is less is best with makeup, keep it natural and classy.
Which celebrity inspires you the most, and why?
Kendall Jenner because she is classy and I love her clothing line.
What are your favorite vlogs to watch?
Some of my favorite vlogs are Jennxpenns, Joey Graceffa, Bethany Motta and O2L
What beauty products can you not live without?
Concealer and Mascara
How long have you been into make-up?
If you could only make up one part of your face per day, what would it be (i.e. eyes, lips, lashes)?
Under eyes, because I have dark circles
What was your first make-up experience that you remember?
When I was about 11 and I did my brothers halloween makeup, they were zombies and I created a look for them.
Do you have any advice for someone who wants to start a vlog?
Be yourself and ignore the hate
What do you use to edit your videos?
Final Cut ProX
What are the best aspects of running your own vlog? What are the hardest?
The Best aspects are being able to interact with my viewers and the hardest is dealing with a lot of hate.
Are there any trends that you are inspired by this season?
I really love that overalls are back, and all of the distressed shorts.
If you had $1000 to spend on make-up, what would you buy?
I would go to Mac and buy some new eye shadow palettes and lots of lipstick. I would also buy a lot of different products from Sephora
If you only had $50 to spend on make-up, what essentials would you buy?
I would get concealer, powder, mascara and lip gloss
What is your most memorable beauty faux-pas?
One time I used a foundation that didn't match well with my skin tone and noticed it to late when I was already out.
Who is your make-up inspiration?
Kandee Johnson, Michelle Phan, and Bethany Motto
What is the “secret” to your success on youtube?
Post frequent videos and always be yourself
What do you do when you’re not vlogging?
Hang out with my friends and shop
How has starting a vlog changed your daily life? What have you learned from it?
Vlogging has changed my daily life because now I need time for making videos and now people at school know I make videos so some people treat me differently. I have learned that it does not matter what other people think of you as long as your being true to yourself.
What are some of your favorite memories from the past year?
My Favorite memories of the past year would be all youtube events, LA IMATS, NY Imats, BeautyCon and Digitour
What do your parents think about your youtube success?
They are really proud of my success and support me in everything I do.
Lucia Chloe - Beauty Editor - IWantThatLook.com
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