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This article is written by a student writer from the Her Campus at Winthrop chapter.

It’s finally February, which means that it is Black History month.  

In honor of that we thought it would be a great idea to highlight some African Americans who are doing phenomenal things throughout the month!  The ‘beauty side’ of Youtube has been at the top of their game lately, so here are some black YouTubers you should check out

Aiyanna Lewis

Subscribers: 58K

Content: Makeup, Fashion, Vlogs

Location: Los Angeles

Instagram: @aiyanaalewis

Aiyana Lewis is originally from Atlanta, Georgia but she just recently made the move to LA. Lewis has only been making videos for about a year but she puts out great content! Check out her most recent GRWM video

Jasmine Brown

Subscribers: 1.6 Million

Content: Makeup, Hair, Vlogs

Location: Los Angeles

Instagram: @jasmeannn

Jasmine Brown lives in Los Angeles and has been making videos for about two years now.  Brown recently just dropped a makeup collaboration with Eyelure, where she got the opportunity to create her own lashes.  She also makes great make videos and hair videos that cater to women with natural hair! Watch her 5-minute “Glow for the Gods” makeup tutorial.

Jackie Aina aka LaBronze James

Subscribers: 2 Million

Content: Makeup, Fashion

Location: Los Angeles

Instagram: @jackieaina

Jackie Aina is another LA based beauty vlogger. Aina makes videos on all things makeup and she is puts a lot of focus the inclusively of brands, as far as shade ranges go. Aina launched a line of highlighters with Artist Couture at the end of 2017.  Check this video out to see her “Bronzed Goddess” tutorial where she demos the highlighters!

Vicky Logan

Subscribers: 297K

Content: Makeup, Fashion, Lifestyle, Hair

Location: Chicago

Instagram: @victoriouslogan

Chicago based Youtuber  Vicky Logan has been making videos for about 7 years, and is one of the more innovative Youtubers out there right now.  Logan recently just released a two wigs for purchase on RPGSHOW.  For details on those check out her video on how to apply and maintain them.  

Nyma Tang

Subscribers: 538K

Content: Makeup

Location: Dallas Texas

Instagram: @nymatang

Nyma Tang is originally from South Sudan, but currently hails in Dallas Texas.  Tang makes GRWMS, foundation reviews, and videos catered to black women with dark skin. Watch her review the new Tarte Shape Tape foundation.  


Collegiettes, these beauty gurus are KILLING the game right now. You DEFINITELY need to check them out during Black History Month!

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