Influencer Acacia Kersey Quits Social Media After 'Immense Amount of Damage'

The YouTube/Instagram star told her fans that “fear” had kept her online for longer than she wanted to admit. Acacia Kersey revealed she is quitting social media after enduing an “immense amount of damage” from her role as an influencer. On Tuesday, the 23-year-old online star — who started racking up fans in seventh grade on Tumblr — resurfaced on […]

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Influencer Iffy Khan arrested for faking his own suicide in sickening YouTube vid ‘showing him being hit by a train’

AN influencer in India was arrested after he faked his own suicide in a sickening YouTube video last week. Ifran Khan, 28, filmed a video where he pretended to be hit by a train after he was rejected by his lover. The footage begins by showing Khan, known on YouTube as Iffy Khan, sitting on a train track while speaking […]

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Influencer who detailed alleged kidnapping attempt on Instagram charged with giving false information to police

A so-called Instagram influencer told her followers a harrowing story about how she stopped a kidnapping in the parking lot of a Michaels craft store – but authorities say no crime took place. Now, the mom of two has now been charged with giving false information to a police officer and giving false information to a police dispatcher.  Katie Sorensen […]

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Saudi influencer sparks outrage by posing naked in the bath

Saudi influencer sparks outrage by posting image of herself naked in the bath with her husband to ‘celebrate her account being verified’ Fouz Al-Otaibi sparked fury in conservative Saudi Arabia with Instagram post  She appears naked in a bath alongside her husband while drinking Champagne  Viewers branded them ‘animals’ and accused them of ‘violating public decency’  Fouz has amassed 500,000 […]

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Influencer Christina Liu Launches Jewelry Line

Influencer Christina Liu has launched a line of reflective jewelry. Liu created Unnamed, her accessories brand that will soon launch clothing, with her boyfriend, Jerry Hu. The brand launched on Jan. 1 and sold out of its debut, limited drop called Alinea, which consists of a necklace and bracelet, priced at $220 and $150, respectively. The handmade jewelry incorporates 3M […]

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Summer Fridays, APL Collaborate on Sneakers

Athletic Propulsion Labs has stepped into the beauty realm via a collaboration with Summer Fridays. On Dec. 4, APL will release two sneakers — the TechLoom Bliss and the TechLoom Breeze — created in partnership with Marianna Hewitt and Lauren Gores Ireland, cofounders of Summer Fridays. The sneakers, which come in separate hues and retail for $220 each, will be […]

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Influencer Arielle Charnas Cries as She Apologizes for Behavior Following COVID-19 Diagnosis

The lifestyle influencer was slammed for high-tailing it to the Hamptons after testing positive for coronavirus. Fashion and lifestyle influencer Arienne Charnas — the woman behind the Something Navy brand — is apologizing for her and her family’s actions following her positive coronavirus diagnosis. The social media star faced heavy criticism after she documented on TikTok how her husband, two […]

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10 Successful Influencer Makeup Collabs

As YouTube beauty influencers have taken up an increasingly large share of the online traffic, cosmetics companies have definitely noticed. The appeal of a product curated by your favorite online personality with quality guaranteed by your favorite beauty brand is a match made in heaven, right? RELATED: 10 Most Expensive Makeup Brands While some of these collaborations don’t receive rave […]

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Influencer tries to get wedding photos in exchange for ‘exposure’

Wedding photography company slams social media ‘influencer’ publicist after she asked them to take pictures at ceremony in exchange for ‘exposure’ on Instagram and Facebook The pride’s publicist, Melissa, contacted Hitchin-based Betrothed & Co via email She asked that they provide video of her client’s wedding and 1,000 pictures Melissa offered online ‘shout outs’ to her client’s 55,000 followers as […]

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