Michelle Phan is an American make-up demonstrator and entrepreneur who became notable as a YouTube personality. Phan's YouTube channel has over 8 million subscribers, 1.1 billion lifetime views, and 385 uploaded videos.
Michelle Phan was born on April 11, 1987, in Boston, Massachusetts. She has an older brother and a younger half sister. Phan and her family moved to Tampa, Florida where she attended Tampa Bay Technical High School. Phan attended Ringling College of Art and Design. In March 2014, Ringling gave Phan an Honorary Doctorate of Arts degree.