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Introduced as the “Kim Kardashian West,” in the beauty world Huda Kattan is a makeup artist, beauty blogger, and vlogger. She runs the #1 blog in the Middle East, the immensely famous ‘Huda Beauty’ blog, and also has a hugely popular YouTube channel.
Counted among the top 20 beauty bloggers worldwide she has also built the cosmetics brand ‘Huda Beauty’ alongside her sisters. Moving into the social media realm after venturing into a career as a makeup artist, she realized that Dubai offered better career prospects for her as beauty bloggers in the Middle East were a rarity.
She grossed more than 2 million followers on YouTube after she moved to Dubai and has since established herself as a phenomenally popular blogger and vlogger.
Height / Weight / Age
|Date Of Birth
|October 2, 1983
|In Centimetres – 164 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5’ 4½”
|In Kilograms – 60 kg
In Pounds – 132 lbs
Self-made millionaire Huda Kattan has a beauty company Forbes recently valued at $1 billion. She has more than 2 million subscribers on YouTube and approximately 28 million followers on Instagram.
Education / Family
Born on October 2, 1983, in Oklahoma, United States Huda Kattan is the daughter of Iraqi immigrant parents Ibrahim Kattan and Susu Al Qazzaz. Her mother stayed home to raise Huda and her four siblings while her father was an engineering professor.
Huda got exposed to beauty trends and fashion early on and growing up with three sisters they used to try DIY beauty hacks and apply makeup on each other.
She chose to study finance at college and even worked in finance for a while but eventually, destiny led her to become a beauty blogger and vlogger. While in college she became involved with Christopher Goncalo and eventually married him. They have a daughter.
|Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, U.S.A
|Makeup Artist, Beauty Blogger, Entrepreneur
|University of Michigan Dearborn, Michigan
|University of Michigan Dearborn, Michigan
| Ibrahim Kattan
|Susu Al Qazzaz
Career / Fashion And Style
Huda Kattan the popular blogger and YouTuber studied finance at the University of Michigan and landed a job after graduation. However, she wanted to do something else apart from the job and decided to do a course at the famous Joe Blasco makeup school.
She started her blog ‘Huda Beauty’ in 2010 after her course. It did not take her long to become immensely popular and her blog is undeniably the No.1 blog in the Middle East and also tremendously popular in other countries across the world.
She started posting videos on beauty tips and DIY fashion hacks and ventured into vlogging as well. The vlog soon started attracting hordes of young women from all over the world and now she has more than 2 million subscribers on YouTube. She is a smart businesswoman and the mastermind behind the immensely successful cosmetics brand, ‘Huda Beauty’.
Boyfriends, Affairs, Husband and More
|Daughter – Nour Giselle
Here we provide you the list of Huda Kattan’s favourite things.
|Pink & Nudes
Some Interesting Facts About Huda Kattan
- Her obsession with the color pink started after the birth of her daughter and has revealed that she is afraid of the dark and is petrified of spiders.
- She used to take her parents car to drop her friends home, she learned driving at the young age of 14 and owned the Kawasaki Ninja motorbike when she lived in the United States.
- She considers herself a workaholic and once she was engrossed in work and meetings that she forgot her birthday.
- She has also undergone some lip surgery.
- Huda is extremely close to all her siblings and considers her sisters to be her best friend.
- Huda used to perform the song A Whole New World in front of her family when she was young and garners inspiration from Disney’s Princess Jasmine.
- She has revealed that she started experimenting with makeup at the age of 9 and was always fond of it. She decided to follow her passion which is makeup artistry even though she is a finance graduate.
- She has managed to save the life of two people by now. A two-year-old, using ‘Heimlich Maneuver’ emergency technique was one of them.
- Accumulating over 25 million followers on Instagram she is ranked #1 on the “2017 Influencer Instagram Rich List.”
- For the beauty influencer economy, she’s often called as “Kim Kardashian West”.
- She also owns a YouTube space that shows the beauty-related content – HudaBeauty.