Michelle Phan from Massachusetts, USA - Lenglui #24
Name: Michelle Wing Moy Phan
Date of Birth: April 11, 1987
About: Her career started from the comfort of her home, filming a simple makeup tutorial that inspired the online makeup tutorial phenomenon. Michelle's YouTube Channel features makeup tutorials that have surpassed 50 million views worldwide. One of her most popular video is the Lady Gaga makeup tutorial, where she demonstrates how to create the Lady Gaga signature avant garde look, which received over 7 million views. She has appeared in Seventeen magazine in USA and Singapore as one of their "Beauty Smarties", LA Runway Magazine, German magazine Peach and Newspapers from around the world.
Born in Massachusetts, Michelle began her artistic training at the tender age of 13. She learned how to paint with watercolors and oils. Later on she incorporated her techniques onto the face instead of a stretched canvas. Michelle attended Ringling College of Art and Design where she specialized in illustration, but it wasn't until her online popularity that inspired her to fully embrace the makeup industry. Today Michelle has her own skin care line IQQU that benefit all skin types. She personally worked with a dermatologist to develop and formulate the products.