You may have come across her youtube channel many times and maybe you have already subscribed to her channel. Well, we are talking about Michelle Phan, a renowned YouTube personality, and a successful entrepreneur. The start of Phan's success was when she began to upload videos for the Youtube. Her channel now has 8.9 million subscriber and 1.1 billion lifetime views.
So, you must be wondering how Phan got to be so successful in such a short time. Further her net worth is also a frequently asked question. Find out all about Phan's success and her net worth.
Phan's Career: From a YouTuber To An Entrepreneur
Phan is a Youtube star now, but the first video that she published was not in the Youtube but on Xanga and under the username Ricebunny. She started by posting tutorial vlogs on how to apply makeup and her video was appreciated by many. She began uploading videos on Youtube from May of 2007.
Phan's followers increased with her uploads on the Youtube. Her make up tutorials were also featured by Buzzfeed which further made her videos reach out to a wide range of audience and bring more and more viewers to her channel. She became a YouTube advertising partner and has launched FAWN, a YouTube MCN, as well.
Michelle's Make Up Tutorial Video
Her career in youtube has grown by leaps and bounds since her first video and now, she is one of the most successful YouTube stars.
She left Youtube but made a return to tell the reason for her leaving. Her success was not limited to YouTube. She has shown her entrepreneur skills as well.
She co-founded MyGlam with Jennifer Goldfarb, which is a monthly beauty product subscriptions service which has been since renamed as Ipsy. Ipsy's success has only grown with time and the company is valued at over $500 million.
She has parted ways with the company and has now launched her own company Em. She had previously collaborated with Loreal to launch Em cosmetics in the past, but it was not successful. She relaunched the cosmetic brand in 2017, and she owns the company on her own.
With her success, Phan has been an inspiration to many people up and coming in the world of entrepreneurship or in the world of YouTube.
The Entrepreneur's Huge Net Worth
With a YouTube subscriber of over 8.9 million and the view which crosses 1 billion, Phan had been earning good amount from YouTube. She has also huge followers on her Instagram and Twitter which all add to her revenue as you can earn quite well from these platforms as well.
She did find success as a businesswoman as well; she was the co-founder of Ipsy a company valued at $500 million. She was a major factor in increasing the company's value by $100 million in 2015. Likewise, she owns a brand named Em.
Keeping all of her earnings into account, her net worth is valued at $50 million. She has not uploaded any new video on the YouTube for a year and is focused on her company and business.
We look forward to seeing more of this 31 years old entrepreneur's success.