Nikkie de Jager, a YouTube star also called by her online persona NikkieTutorials, transferred an individual message to her fans on Monday uncovering she is transgender.
She included that she was making the affirmation under the danger of coercion and decided to reveal to her fans herself.
The 25-year-old makeup artist and beauty vlogger has been creating makeup instructional videos online for over 10 years, where she positions among the top in the well-known classification. On Monday, she posted a 17-minute video titled “I’m Coming Out” on her Youtube channel.
De Jager has spent a huge bit of her life on the YouTube stage, posting her first makeup tutorial video 11 years back, as indicated by her channel’s video posting. The Dutch maker has utilized her web notoriety to dispatch a few items, teaming up throughout the years with magnificence brands, for example, Ofra, Maybelline and Too Faced.
Inside around five hours of posting, de Jager’s “I’m Coming Out” video bested the YouTube trending page with 5.5 million views.
Fans, famous people, and different YouTubers offered messages of help on Twitter.
NikkieTutorials has amassed more than 12 million endorsers on her Youtube channel with her makeup tutorials and reviews. This video alone has been seen more than multiple times – and checking.
“I can’t believe I am saying this today to all of you, for the entire world to see, but damn it feels good to finally do it. It’s time to let go and be truly free,” de Jager said in the video. “When I was younger I was born in the wrong body, which means that I am transgender.”