Piinksparkles is one of Youtube’s most famous and popular fashion and make-up channels own and run by sensational beauty vlogger Samantha. The channel came online in September 2009 and has so far garnered over one million subscribers and recorded over two hundred million views on its videos.
On Piinksparkles Sam as she is fondly called by fans uploads videos that range from tutorials to shopping hauls and lots more. The beauty vlogger is not only popular on Youtube as she has also made a name across other social media platforms like Twitter as well as on Instagram. On Twitter alone, she has over 78k followers, while on Instagram she has over 175k followers. The sensational Youtuber can also be found on Facebook where she enjoys amazing followership from her fans.
Here is how it all began and every other thing you need to know about the Youtube Star.
The fashion/beauty guru/ Youtube star was born on the 17th of May, 1990 in Canada as Samantha Tomlensen. She has two siblings – an older sister called Chelsey and a younger brother Derrek.
Though not much is know about her parents, Sam has, however, mentioned them in her videos. Her mom Stacy is equally a beautiful woman and one that commands admiration with her looks. She addresses her mom as her best friend, someone she confides in and never keeps secrets from. Her dad has achieved a lot and has her respect as well.
Growing up, she was very protective of her younger brother, Derrek. She enjoyed custard as a child and watched lots of TV as a teenager. She was one of the brightest kids in her class back in high school, and her best subject then was mathematics.
Sam lived with her family in Canada before moving in with her boyfriend Dahltyn – with whom she plans to have a family within the near future.
The YouTuber decided to take her destiny into her hands and carve a nitch for herself as a Youtuber in September 2009, when she floated her own Youtube channel – Piinksparkles. She, however, didn’t upload her first video till about eight months later (May 2010).
Her first video titled 3 quick and easy hairstyles for school, received about 150k likes and soon earned about 5k subscribers. She has maintained the channel and kept her fans visiting by uploading interesting and fascinating videos ranging from beauty and makeup tutorials to shopping hauls. Sam is also a fashion guru who often makes videos of different sites showing their latest reviews of products. Apart from Piinksparkles, she also owns two others YouTube channels – PinkBarbieDolly and sockzVSbarbie. On PinkBarbieDolly, she uploads vegan recipes and some other routine vlogs. ‘SockzVSBarbie’ is a collaborative gaming and challenge channel which she co-runs with her brother Derrek.
Every Other Thing You Must Know About The YouTube Star
Samantha is young, loving, and full of life and that shows in almost all of her videos where she appears cheerful, lively with a very positive approach to life. She is fearless and determined too.
The Youtube sensation is so optimistic, she said she has made several mistakes in life, has learned from her past and that that wouldn’t change a thing about it.
She believes her beauty comes from her soul and not outward appearance and that there is nothing so exceptional about her because every woman is gorgeous, beautiful, and unique in her own way and her mission is to make every woman realize that and to feel free and confident celebrating their beauty and uniqueness.
She played volleyball, basketball, and even badminton in her younger years, she is pretty busy these days that she no longer has time for that anymore.
Sam finds Four Christmases hilarious and that happens to be her favorite festive film. In 2016, she did a Christmas present swap with Sabrina Koun, her best TV show is Breaking Bad. Her hobby is traveling and she hopes to travel around the world with her family someday.
From the name of her channel, it is quite obvious, the vlogger is in love with the color pink. She also likes the color blue.
She is creative and loves to try several colors on her hair and doesn’t also mind trying out a few tattoos and piercings.