Check our exclusive interview with top beauty-influencer Isabel Bedoya.
The beauty guru stars in the brand new series “Make Me Over Make Me Under” which is premiering on Facebook.
“Make Me Over Make Me Under” is an eight episode series following Bedoya as she works to empower two women who nominated themselves to receive a makeover or makeunder. Through these transformations, the show, which ends in not one, but two grand reveals, helps the ladies put their best and most confident face forward and allows Bedoya to help a diverse group of women harness and celebrate their unique beauty.
With over 3 million subscribers on Instagram, Bedoya (@itsisabelbedoya), who has collaborated with beauty industry heavyweights from Sephora and MAC to Benefit Cosmetics, uses Instagram and her DIY videos to empower women and encourage them to discover the beauty within.
Hi Isabel, please tell us a little about you?
Hey guys I’m Isabel Bedoya, I’m Colombian and self taught with my makeup skills, and somehow the internet thinks I’m cool haha.
Describe yourself in 3 words?
I’d say I’m creative, positive, and independent.
How did you get in the industry?
I started posting what I loved (makeup) and people shared the same love with me.
What is the feeling of being a popular influencer?
Never feels like a job, creating is a hobby.
What book should every entrepreneur read?
I read, “Eat That Frog” .. everyone needs to read it.
Now let’s talk about the brand new series “Make Me Over Make Me Under?” When and where we can watch it?
You guys can watch my new show “Make Me Over, Make Me Under” on my Facebook page, new episodes every Tuesday.
Now that the summer is getting closer, what beauty tips or products do you recommend for our readers?
Summer is around the corner and I don’t know who needs to hear this but please the less the better. Let’s stick to concealer and leave the foundation for night time.
What is next for Isabel Bedoya in 2019?
2019 is a great year for Isabel Bedoya 😉 I’ll be officially working on my first collab which hopefully will drop 2020.
Which project is still on your bucket list?
My bucket list is fulllll of projects I haven’t done and every day I keep adding to it.
Do you support any charity?
I’m a big supporter of St. Judes. I went to Memphis last year and met a bunch of the kids at St. Judes. I had so much fun doing makeup for them and giving them beauty tips. I launched a sunglass collection last year and gave a % of my sales back to St. Judes charity.
Where we can follow you?
You guys can follow me @itsisabelbedoya