You probably already know about beauty guru and Youtuber, Kandy Kane. With makeup trends continuously changing, fortunately, beauty content creators on Youtube keep us in the loop and also entertained. We curated this list of Joburg-based beauty creators who have used the Youtube platform to amplify their talents and share them with the world. Here are a few Youtube channels you need to binge-watch in 2022.
Where do we even start with Mihlali Ndamase? Mihlali is without a doubt, one of the top beauty creators in Africa and beyond. With over 380K subscribers on her self-titled Youtube channel, this multi-award winning makeup guru sure knows how to keep her audience entertained. Her content includes makeup tutorials, wig reviews, “Get Ready With Me” videos, travel vlogs, storytimes and vlogs with her friends and family. She is recognized by YouTube Black in Atlanta, and have graced the cover of Forbes Africa. She has recently launched Malakyt, a platform where you can book beauticians in your area. Follow her on Instagram.
Sanesh is a makeup artist and beauty content creator who holds a Btech in Somatology. Since posting her very first Youtube video titled “My Everyday Foundation Routine”, Sanesh never looked back. 7 years later, and 17K subscribers later, her channel has all things beauty and lifestyle. She shares videos on celebrity inspired makeup looks, brow tutorials, “GRWM”, and her skincare routine. Sanesh also shares her cosmetic treatments, check out the lip fillers Q & A video on her channel. You can also shop Sanesh Makeup merch here. Follow her on Instagram
Popularly known as Foyin Og on social media, Foyin Ogunrombi is a Nigerian-born makeup artist, blogger, YouTuber, and creative based in Johannesburg. Her self-titled Youtube channel is home to 12K subscribers. Foyin hosts the #beautybreakdown series on her channel, where she gives makeup tips and product recommendations. The channel also has videos on clothing hauls, hair reviews, natural hair care, and “vlogmas” content. She is also famously known for being the brains behind #7days7faces in South Africa, where participants create 7 make-up looks in 7 days. Follow her on Instagram.
Vongai Mapho is an award-winning content creator, professional makeup artist, hair and beauty enthusiast. Her Youtube Channel has content on makeup tutorials, hair reviews, try on hauls, affordable product reviews and even home decor. Vongai teaches us to slay on a budget! She has collaborated with brands such as Revlon, Maybelline, Catrice Cosmetics, Elizabeth Arden and many more.
The Vongai brand has grown into a clothing brand, Dream Apparel. Follow her on Instagram.
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