There are a lot of women who learned to wear makeup from their mom or aunts,but for me there was no one in my family who loved makeup like i do.I started loving makeup ever since i was 3 years old,I am sure you have all heard the story of how my mom used to rip out pages from the magazine that showed makeup ads because I would keep staring at it for hours at an end.
After that initial period of makeup love,i stayed away from all that till i discovered the youtube makeup scene back in 2008,when i was in 8th grade and then there has been no looking back.
These days,there are so many gurus on youtube that you can’t keep track off.But 5 years ago,there were a few who were truly exceptional and being introduced to this world changed my whole life.
I am doing this blog post as a thank you for all those gurus who are truly my gurus. You have truly changed a girl’s life!!
*The following is a long post about how much and why i love each of the following gurus! So please beware..It is very praise-y.Not because i paid to promote them..but i think they deserve even more fans than they already have.If you are not interested in reading..just checkout those videos I have attached and understand why these people are so great!*
Julia Graf AKA Misschievous
This is the woman that changed my life.I think the first video i saw from her was the Marie Attoniette Makeup Look.It was so young fresh and PINK!! that I instantly fell in love with her videos and I was watching her videos 24×7.
Her looks were so gorgeous and she seemed so at ease doing what she loved and she was so pretty!! that I become a Misschievous lover! And then Halloween rolled around and then came out the crazy Halloween looks that totally bowled me over! Like the
and then about 2 years ago,she started on a weightloss plan and lost over 40lbs in 1 and a half years and she is still my biggest weightloss inspiration.
You can check out her playlist for videos about weight-loss here and also stay updated on her second channel TheThirdShift.
Perhaps one of the most famous youtube beauty guru ever,Michelle is a name almost everyone in the online beauty community knows. I loved watching her initial videos like
She was the one who originally did the actually professional makeup tutorials on youtube with sleek editing and wonderful voice over.Plus,her voice was like a dream and her good luck! at the end actually made me feel like if i tried her looks,i could actually pull it off. Since then she has come a long way,with awesome graphics and HD shots.More than that,she takes time and makes videos that makes women feel good about themselves, she makes videos that makes them feel a little bit better.Thats what truly makes her great
- XinaR0x69 (Doesnt make videos anymore..But her blog is still up)
- midgetmakeup (Doesnt Make Videos Anymore.But check her out..Her videos are perfect for our skin tone)
Petrilude..His Over the top makeup made me want to be a makeup artist when i grew up..because it was that good.
Google these people or check out their youtube channel and get started on your journey towards falling in love with makeup!