Michelle Phan is a well-renowned makeup artist, as well as a beauty vlogger who has been active in her self-titled YouTube channel since 2007.
Her artistic journey has also created several opportunities for her as she is also one of the co-founders of ipsy.com (largest online beauty community). She also has her own L'Oreal make up products under the name 'em by Michelle Phan.'
According to Celebrity Net Worth, Michelle Phan owns a $50 million fortune as of 2020 from her career as a beautician as well as a social media sensation.
She started her self titled youtube channel in 2006 while she was working as a waitress. In her channel, she started posting makeup tutorials. Some of her most viewed videos include Lady Gaga 'Poker Face' Tutorial, Brighter Larger Looking Eyes, Romantic Valentine Look, Makeup for Glasses.
The beauty mogul has been able to gain around 8.9 million subscribers and has over a billion views. From Youtube Channel, she is supposedly making around $240 - $3.8K per month and $2.9K - $46.1K per annum.
Previously, Phan also partnered with Lancome and hence, featured their makeup products in all of her tutorials. Back in 2015, the fashion company named Ipsy valued at more than $500 million after she raised $100 million.
She has also authored a book named Makeup: Your Life Guide to Beauty, Style, and Success -- Online and Off in late 2014. The book costs around $5.99 in Kindle and $13.20 in hardcover.
Back in 2014, she was sued for copyright infringement of music she used in her video by Ultra Records in the United States District Court for Los Angeles. Ultra sought $150 thousand per infringement for up to 50 instances of infringement, for a total of $7.5 million.
In the court, it was revealed that Phan had received permission to use the music so, Phan counter suited against the records on September 18, 2014. Around a year later, the lawsuit was dropped as both of the parties agreed to settle the case out of court.
The 32 years old, Michelle Phan is in a relationship with Dominique Capraro, a Swiss model. The lovebirds met back in 2010 through social media platforms and started a long-distance relationship as Capraro used to reside in Paris.
After two years of relationship, they met for the first time in 2012. In 2016, Dominique stated that she wants to keep her love life private,
He’s not in my videos anymore, I decided to keep our relationship offline. As I got older, I realized that some aspects of my life I really wanted to keep private. But just because something isn’t on Instagram doesn’t mean it’s nonexistent.
Since then, there is no single information revealed about their relationship.
Michelle Phan is the daughter Jennifer Phan (an immigrant from Vietnam) who was born on April 11, 1987, in Boston, Massachusetts. She was raised alongside a brother, Steve Phan, and one half-sister, Christine Phan.
Talking about her education, she completed her schooling from Tampa Bay Technical High School and joined the Ringling College of Art and Design.