Ep 214 – What’s Poppin’?! Meet The TikTok-Famous Makeup Artist Who’s Single-Handedly Making Beauty Products Go Viral, Mikayla Nogueira
March 2, 2022
Between her unmistakable Massachusetts accent and her next-level looks, TikTok-famous makeup artist Mikayla Nogueira has earned 10.4 million followers in just 2 years. In today’s episode, Mikayla reflects on her epic metamorphosis, from apprenticing as a special FX makeup artist at her father’s haunted house, to her very first viral TikTok video where, scarred from bullies, she hid her iconic accent before learning to embrace her true self.
And since Mikayla is the powerful makeup artist single-handedly making all of those beauty products go viral on TikTok today, we find out which Holy Grail items she uses everyday, from her fave indie eyeshadows to her ride-or-die mascara and the front-running longwear foundation she’s testing for her upcoming wedding. Plus, we discover which #1 product turned around her cystic/hormonal acne forever, and we hear about the over-hyped complexion product that failed the Mikayla test last. Start the caaaht!
Mentioned In This Episode:
*Some Affiliate Links Below*
- Victoria’s Secret Black Eyeliner Pencil – Mikayla’s First Product Ever (Discontinued)
- Kevyn Aucoin – Making Faces book
- Tati Westbrook – YouTuber
- Jackie Aina – YouTuber
- Jaclyn Hill – YouTuber
- Catfish Challenge (One Of Mikayla’s First Videos)
Mikayla’s Skincare Routine:
- DHC Deep Cleansing Oil Facial Cleanser
- Paula’s Choice Skin Perfecting 2% BHA Liquid Exfoliant
- Shea Moisture African Black Soap
Mikayla’s Signature Makeup Look:
- Mikayla x Glamlite 3D Faux Lashes
- Anastasia Beverly Hills Liquid Liner
- M.A.C Lipstick in Fleshpot – Discontinued
- Saie Glowy Super Gel
- Daniel Sandler Watercolour Liquid Blush
- Mikayla x Glamlite Poppin’ Highlighter
- Essence Lash Princess Sculpted Volume Mascara (Purple)
- Essence Lash Princess False Lash Effect Mascara (Green)
- Essence Lash Princess Curl & Volume Mascara (Pink)
- Tom Ford Badass Lash Mascara
- NARS Light Reflecting Advanced Skincare Foundation
- Maybelline Super Stay Full Coverage Foundation
Mikayla’s Favourite Indie Brands:
Mikayla’s Favourite Music:
*Disclaimer: Unless otherwise stated, all products reviewed are gratis media samples submitted for editorial consideration.*
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Ep 178 – Meet the TikTok Stars Setting Their Own Beauty Standards Featuring Shina Novalinga & Michelle Chubb