You Tube subscribers: 3.6m Twitter followers: 2.48m Instagram followers: 3.1m Tanya Burr started her makeup career on the MAC counter of a department store, but has since racked up millions of views on her You Tube tutorials, launched her own cosmetics range with Superdrug and published two books.You Tube subscribers: 14.3m Twitter followers: 876k Instagram followers: 2.2m Of all the names on this list, Dan's is probably the one you recognise least - which might be because his influence is biggest amongst Minefield fans and gaming fanatics.They couldn’t wait to rush out into the world and find their place in it, even though their path might be scary and full of mistakes.They were nervous, but determined to be as independent as possible as soon as they could be, and enjoyed a healthy feeling of rebellion, even if it was just Tippexing swear words onto their school bag or inking a pentagram onto their wrist with a cartridge pen.The You Tube vlogger explosion arrived shortly after I stopped writing for teens full time.
You Tube subscribers: 5.5m Twitter followers: 4.1m Instagram followers: 4.8m Zoella's boyfriend Alfie has uploaded a video diary to his You Tube channel every day since he was 15, and has since launched his own merch line and a vlog channel, which has 3.8m subscribers in its own rights.
If you have a teenage girl, or a girl in your early twenties in your house, I’d bet you a pound that Zoella’s book, or something from Zoella’s Superdrug make up range, will be wrapped up and placed under the Christmas tree.
(The chief executive of Penguin has put £10 on Zoella’s book being the Christmas no 1.) Every Mum I know is thrilled about Zoella. ‘We didn’t think our kids would grow up in a world where anyone could seem cool or clever without going on about how much weed they smoke, or taking pictures of their own crotch.’ Zoella is the anti-Miley. She’s never going to have to explain a dodgy Instagram picture, or get caught in a club kissing someone who isn’t her boyfriend.
😻Need these eye shadows in my life💖✨ love ya girl😘 #benefitbrows #hudabeauty A post shared by i s k r a (@iskra) on You Tube subscribers: 33k Twitter followers: 146k Instagram followers: 3.2m She might have a relatively small You Tube following compared to others on this list, but Iskra's Instagram account is where her real influence comes in.
The model refuses to let the pics be retouched, is a champion of body-confidence and a true representative of diversity in the fashion industry.