In the modern day and age, social media is a great way to gain worldwide fame and collect a handsome amount of money to go along with it. This is the story of Salice Rose, who started out as an Instagram model but rose to fame by recording videos for YouTube. How much do you really know about this red-headed creator? What platforms is she most active on?
Early life and education
Salice Rose was born on November 20, 1994 in Lancaster, California, USA where she grew up along with her siblings, a sister named Ashley Rose and two brothers. She has never released any information about her parents, but she is of part Peruvian descent and speaks fluent Spanish.
Rose attended the local high school and after her matriculation, entered military school.
Rose created her account on the social media platform Instagram in August 2013. Her looks and flaming red hair attracted many people to her profile and her fan base grew rapidly. She became even more popular in 2014 when she joined the video streaming platform YouTube on March 21 of that year. She started uploading videos about trending topics, but soon expanded to making more personal videos, such as “My Coming Out Story” and “What My Tattoos Mean”.
Her videos became very popular because young people, mostly teenagers, could relate to the topics she talked about. Judging by the reactions to her videos and posts, most of the young people feel that they are going through similar issues and are struggling to cope, so they turned to her videos to hear her advice.
As of June 2020, she has over 11 million followers on Instagram, over 155,000 subscribers on YouTube, and over 14.6 million fans on TikTok, a social media platform where people post short clips of themselves on various pre-recorded sites. tapes.
— Salice Rose (@salice_roseee) July 7, 2020
She is also popular on Twitter, on which she has more than 275,000 followers, and also rose to fame on Snapchat, after starting a thread called “My Story” where she urged everyone to post interesting and unique stories from their lives.
Her growing popularity on social media helped her open her own clothing store, simply named Salice Rose, on which she sells her merchandise largely inspired by her Peruvian and Latina heritage, including her own clothing line, called The Donut Factory. She is also the face of the sugar-free energy drink Bang Energy, which has more than 1.5 million followers on Instagram, as well as another major collaboration with Google Pixel.
Rose is a lesbian and is very outspoken about her sexual orientation. In one of her videos, called “My Coming Out Story”, she said that she had a crush on her female classmate in high school, but she didn’t understand it at the time, thinking she should love boys and not girls. She also stated that she used to date guys because she thought she had to, but she never developed feelings for any of them, which annoyed her because she wanted to feel like she belonged with someone. However, when she enrolled in military school, she finally realized that she is, in fact, a lesbian.
She was afraid that her parents would not accept her sexual orientation, but her mother fully supported her and helped her find peace with herself.
Rose dated a girl named Alejandra and recorded many videos about her. However, the two parted ways for unknown reasons. As of June 2020, she is considered single as she never talks about anyone romantically.
She has featured many of her relatives in various video clips and images, but has not revealed anyone’s names or private details. Some of the relatives she showed are her mother, her grandfather and her siblings.
Salice is a devout Christian and even has a cross tattooed in several places on her body. Many of her photo captions are dedicated to her love of God, and she often promotes her faith.
Rose is a big fan of body art and tattoos. Most of her tattoos have a deep meaning to her, and many of them are dedicated to God and her family.
One of her favorite singers is Trey Songz, an R&B singer known for hits like “On Top”, “Love Faces”, and “Last Time”. She collaborated with Colombian singer Sebastian Yatra on the music video for his song “Ya No Tiene Novio”.
Rose’s fame is not without a certain amount of infamy. She is criticized by many for trying to become even more famous by asking big brands to collaborate with her, and for calling several big YouTube celebrities to record videos for her channel. Others claimed that she is “fake” and that she tries to appear more unique than she really is.
Rose was widely criticized for promoting waist training products on her Instagram; she claimed that, using techniques and products she promotes, anyone could lose at least two inches off their waist in about two weeks. After some time, she deleted all controversial photos and refused to comment on them.
Apart from being popular on various social media sites and earning from her collaborations with brands like Bang Energy and Budlight, she also has a significant income from her online store. As of June 2020, her net worth is estimated for about $5 million!
Rose is considered by many of her fans to be a gorgeous looking woman. She has an olive complexion, dark eyes and dyes her brown hair bright red. Her height is 5ft 5ins (1.65m), she weighs about 114lbs (52kgs), and her vital stats are around 34-24-34 with a bra size of 34B. Her body is covered in tattoos.