Michaela, a sassy beauty-obsessed teenager with osteogenesis imperfecta from Kawkawlin, Mich., has been blasting up YouTube with her fabulous beauty videos over the last year, and watch out world, her fan base has is surging.
It’s not every day you see a fashion vlogger who looks the away Michaela does, and I’m guessing that’s one of the reasons she is so popular. Incredibly short-statured and a power wheelchair user, Michaela is far from the architectural perfection of beauty, and that hasn’t stopped her from embracing the world of beauty, from high-end makeup and hair products to fashion.
She started vlogging in 2013, and her first video set the tone for what her video channel would be — simple beauty product reviews. Sure, Michaela has a disability — but it’s never made a focal point of her videos. Her very first video was a review of Victoria secret iPhone case and ear buds and her complaining about their customer service. Hellooo — all much more important things.
And you gotta love her personality. Michaela is so incredibly outgoing and confident and clearly passionate about what she’s doing. When you have that, whatever you’re doing is bound to succeed. Michaela is de