Kathleen Lights – Camera, Lighting and Short Bio

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Biography

Kathleen Fuentes is an American YouTuber, influencer, fashion and beauty guru whose YouTube channel named „Kathleen Lights“ count almost 4.2 million subscribers. Kathleen is born on January 27, 1992, in Miami, Florida. She is married to Daniel Danny Fuentes, and they live in Miami.

Kathleen created her YouTube channel on January 26, 2013. A month later she posted her first video titled „My favorite (permanent) MAC lipsticks!“. Her channel began gaining the attention of viewers in April 2013, after she posted a video titled „Get Ready With Me! Date Night Makeup ft. Naked Basics Palette“.

Since she had pretty good feedback from the viewers, she continued posting videos about her makeup and skincare routines, makeup tutorials, DIY videos, product reviews, challenges e.t.c. The most important thing was talking about affordable makeup and beauty products.

In 2014 she started collaborating with the brand „Colourpop Cosmetics“. In November Kathleen and „Colourpop“ released the lipstick named „Lumiere“. A year later they released two mutual collections – „Where The Light Is Eyeshadow Quad“ and „Where the Night Is“.

She also collaborated with „Ofra Cosmetics“, which bring out the lipsticks „Miami Fever“ and „Havana Nights“. Next year Kathleen released a limited-edition eyeshadow palette with a cosmetics brand „Morphe“. She also released a highlighter palette with a makeup brand „Makeup Guru“.

In 2016 Kathleen continued working with „Colourpop Cosmetics“, so they created a lipstick named „Lumiere 2“, three „Ultra Satin“ liquid lipsticks and gel liners. Fuentes remained true to the same brand, so in 2017, they released the collection „Aquarius“. All products were quickly sold out.

In 2017, Kathleen released her own nail polish line named „KL Polish“, and became one of the most influential beauty vloggers of 2016 and 2017.

In April 2019, she launched brand named „Lights Label“. On her official webshop, the consumers can find hats, shirts, accessories and other things signed by Kathleen.

Besides YouTube, Fuentes is very popular on other social networks. She has 2.1 million followers on Instagram and 686K followers on Twitter.

Kathleen Fuentes is born and raised in Miami, Florida where her parents emigrated from Cuba. She grew up with two brothers Johnny and Danny, and older sister Ylette. After graduating from a high school Kathleen married Daniel Fuentes. Daniel is a constructor who served in the US military. He was stationed in Mississippi and Afganistan.

Equipment

Cameras

Kathleen uses Canon EOS 80D camera and Sony a5100 vlogging camera.

Tripod

In one of her vlogs, which her husband filmed, we have noticed that she uses Ambico V-0554A 58-inch tripod. That video is from 2014, so we can`t be sure that she uses it now.

Lighting

Kathleen currently uses Neewer camera ring light.

Headphones

She uses Bose Quiet Comfort 35 wireless headphones.

Laptop and software

For editing and posting videos Kathleen uses Apple MacBook Pro 15 Laptop. On the same purpose, she uses Final Cut Pro, video editing software.

Hair Stylers

Watching her videos we noticed that she uses the Revlon One-Step Volumizer hairdryer. She also uses Herstyler Baby Curls Mini curling iron.

Income and Net Worth

According to the „Socialblade.com“ YouTube channel named „Kathleen Lights“ earns between $1.1K and $18.1K a month, which is between $13.6K and $216.9K a year. Since Kathleen has 2.1 million followers on Instagram, we are sure it`s not her entire monthly earnings. She also has her webshop, so as makeup and care collections, which brings her additional money.

In an estimate, her net worth as of 2019 is near to $2.5 million.

Social profiles

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