Following in the footsteps of names like Gigi Hadid and Christy Turlington, Maybelline has named Manny Gutierrez and Shayla Mitchell as their two faces of their The Colossal Big Shot Mascara campaign. So, to find out more about these two, keep reading.
- They are both YouTubers. Manny (Manny Mau on YouTube) has over two million subscribers and have featured makeup stars and YouTubers, such as Jeffree Star and Joey Graceffa. Shayla (MakeupShayla) on YouTube only has a few hundred thousand subscribers but has over 2 million Instagram followers.
- Manny is Maybelline’s First Male Ambassador. Similarly to Covergirl, Maybelline starting to acknowledge that men can also wear makeup.
- Manny Gave Up Medical School to Have a Career in Makeup. After hiding his love for beauty during his teenage years, he eventually decided to leave medical school, much to the surprise of his family, to follow his dreams. Looking at his recent success, it was obviously the right decision.
- They Both Worked Started Working For MAC and Sephora. Both Shayla and Manny started out working at a MAC counter and Sephora stores at the very beginning of their makeup careers.
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