Huda Kattan is a makeup artist, entrepreneur, and beauty influencer who started blogging in 2010. She started her company Huda Beauty in 2013 along with her two sisters. Huda Beauty now sells more than 140 beauty products, generating a total sale of approximately $200 million yearly.
Before building an empire for herself in the beauty industry, Huda Kattan worked in recruiting and lost it a year later. What seemed to be a setback was actually an opportunity for her to venture into the path she was meant to take. Now, this beauty tycoon has followers and a net worth of millions.
Huda’s personal Instagram account has 2.7 million followers, while her brand’s IG account, @hudabeauty, has a whopping 53.1 million followers. Furthermore, she has 4.13 million subscribers on YouTube, 8.7 million followers on TikTok, 7.9 million on Facebook, 221.6K on Twitter, and 46.6K on Pinterest.
- 2023 Forbes: America’s Self-Made Women, 66th
- 2022 Forbes: Top Creators, 6th
- 2021 GLAMOUR: Women of the Year Entrepreneurial Gamechanger
- 2016 Women’s Wear: Digital Innovator of The Year, prestige beauty
- Time Magazine: 25 Most Influential People Online
Lovefest: Huda Beauty x Kayali
Sisters Huda and Kayali launched Lovefest, their first-ever collaboration, in 2022. Lovefest was a makeup collaboration between the two brands that featured a collection inspired by the energy of festivals. Lovefest consisted of perfumes, a nine-shade eyeshadow palette, two blushes, a liquid liner, and a lip quad.
Lottie X Huda Beauty Silk Lashes
Huda teamed up with Lottie Tomlinson, the influencer and makeup-artist sister of One Direction band member Louis, for a line of false silk lashes. The beauty brand launched the lashes in July 2019. According to Huda, Lottie is the queen of lashes, and her love for dramatic lashes made her the best partner for the product release.
Glam Bag X Huda Beauty
IPSY’s Glam Bag X launched collaborations with multiple famous personalities, including Huda Kattan. Other influencers and personalities the brand collaborated with for their Glam Bag X product included Becky G, Addison Rae, Khloe Kardashian, Patrick Ta, and Halsey. Glam Bag X Huda included everything a girl needs for her skin, from skincare to makeup.