American beauty vlogger Kandee Johnson started experimenting with vlogging in 2008 and nailed her first vlog upload in 2009 with an ancient video camera which was a gift from her grandparents. She is the brain behind the popular YouTube channel dubbed KANDEE JOHNSON which currently enjoys massive subscriptions and views.
Kandee has been identified as one of the pioneers of beauty and fashion on YouTube and today, her popularity has led her to the very peak of her career. The American beauty expert is involved in hosting beauty and business seminars on Kandee Johnson where she also uploads videos on kid essentials and other things
Kandee Johnson Bio
Kandee was born in California USA on the 9th day of July 1978, as Kandee Shayn Johnson. The American national was born as the first child of Shannon D. Rasmussen (mother) and Dean R. Johnson (father). She was bred in LA, California alongside her younger sister Tiffany Myers.
After her graduation from beauty school, Kandee Johnson realized that she has developed a penchant for makeup and subsequently, she clinched her first job as a make-up artist on the VH1’s show popularly known as I Love the 80’s. Before she became popular on YouTube, she had a swell time working as a celebrity make-up artist on television shows and movies.
Kandee was also into wardrobe styling for commercials and TV shows. Additionally, she is famous for her work on Nickelodeon’s Ultimate Halloween Costume Party which was shown in 2015, The Sierra in 2010, and Skin Wars: Naked Truth in 2014.
As one of the early vloggers, Kandee Johnson has been earning from her sites since she posted her first video in 2009. Although her current net worth is yet to be updated, it was estimated at $3 million in the year 2016, we expect that an update will feature an enhanced figure when it eventually comes.
Her Husband and Kids
Although she has declined to disclose the identity of her ex-husbands, the famed YouTuber admits that she has recorded two failed marriages and has four kids namely Jordan, Ellie, Blake and Alani to show for both marriages. She also mentioned that she gave birth to her first child at the young age of 18 and faced a terrible time of her life trying to raise her son alone after her first divorce.
At the end of her second marriage, the social media personality hooked up with Michael Castro and on the 13th day of September 2015, he popped the big question which led to their official engagement. On 15th February 2017, Castro, who is also a vlogger shared a photo with Kandee Johnson, introducing her as his fiancée. Castro also disclosed that they met on Twitter and that living miles apart did not hinder them from sharing something special. Presently, the duo is waxing strong in their relationship which is now official on social media with them constantly updating fans with their loved-up photos and romantic posts.
Other Facts About Kandee Johnson
- Body Stats
The details of the vlogger’s body statistics have not been made public although some records have it that Kandee stands at a height of 1.7 m which is 5 feet 7 inches.
- Stint With Big Names
Kandee’s career in the world of cosmetics has afforded her the opportunity to carve a niche for herself in the fashion industry. She now collaborates with big corporations in the industry, just in March 2018, she did a job with Two Faced, a cosmetic brand which has Jarrod Blandino as one of the founders. She has also worked with the famous Kim Kardashian in the past.
The famed vlogger has been a guest on several television shows which include; E!, The Late Show with James Corden, Good Morning America, and Fablife. Television shows like How Do I Look on Style Channel have had her as a guest judge in the past.
- Social Media Channels
The social media sensation has two blog sites – kandeeland which she tagged her mommy blog. It features bits and stuff about her day to day life and kids. Her second blog site KandeeJ is mainly for fashion, style, beauty, and fun.
Kandee’s following on Instagram is over 1.7 million, she can boast of over 811k followers on Twitter and almost 1 million on her Facebook account. Above all, the KANDEE JOHNSON YouTube channel has recorded over 3.8 million subscriptions and more than 423 million views as of 2017.