THE 14TH ANNUAL SHORTY AWARDS

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media and digital. View this season's finalists!

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From the 10th Annual Shorty Awards Best in Beauty

There’s always a new look or new makeup trend to try. It’s hard to keep track of what’s in and what’s out, but it’s even harder to know how to even start putting the look together. Thanks you these incredible beauty experts, people all around the world show off both their inner and outer beauty through these tutorials

If you’re a brand looking for recognition for your use of YouTube, enter the Best in Beauty Shorty Award.

Nominees

Alex Faction
YouTube makeup master Alex Faction can transform anyone into a glitter god or a ghoulish ghost with…
Arshia Moorjani
New Yorker Arshia Moorjani is a makeup and fashion guru who knows from experience how to make girls…
finalist
Jake Warden
16-year-old Instagram sensation Jake Warden can teach a lot about makeup to even the most experienc…
Jazmina Daniel
At first glance, it seems like the wildly intricate lip art on Jazmina Daniel’s Instagram feed must…
Jordan Hanz
Self-taught makeup artist Jordan Hanz says that each of her wild creations “isn't so much about the…
Nià the Light
Nià Pettit, aka Nià The Light (and formerly Fro Girl Ginny), believes, “Acceptance of your flaws an…
winner
Nyma Tang
Many black women know how frustrating it can be to try and find makeup that matches their complexio…
finalist
Patricia Bright
British vlogger Patricia Bright makes “fashion, beauty and random life videos on YouTube.” The fash…
finalist
Raw Beauty Kristi
When it comes to makeup, @RawBeautyKristi believes, “A few simple tips, good products and a patient…
finalist
Simply Nailogical
Prominent social media “Holosexual” Cristine Rotenberg always nails it. Pun intended. She’s the sas…
Sydney Szramowski
Many Instagram beauty gurus show their followers how to subtly apply makeup to achieve the most nat…
finalist
Thomas Halbert
Thomas Halbert says he is “just another FREAKIN beauty guru,” but his fans know differently—Thomas …