13th Annual Shorty Awards Categories

The Shorty Awards honor the talented agencies, brands, and industry leaders behind the best and most innovative work on social media and digital channels, campaigns, websites and applications.

From the 8th Annual Shorty Awards

Kandee Johnson

Finalist in YouTube Guru

About Kandee Johnson

Kandee Johnson is a hair and makeup artist and YouTube celebrity who’s known for transforming her own face into everyone and everything, including Lichtenstein comics, Tigris, and Edward Scissorhands. She can transform herself into Barbie in under two minutes—which she showcases in her video “Hi-Speed Barbie Transformation," with nearly 2 million views. She also shows fans how to co-opt princess style in her Everyday Disney Princess Makeup series, and has even transformed herself into other YouTube personalities. In 2015, she used her contouring skills to turn herself into four Kardashians in one viral video.

Kandee Johnson's best work on social

About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media.

Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram, Twitch, TikTok, Snapchat, and the rest of the social web.

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