The YouTube star and beauty guru shares her hard-won lessons on success, style, and finding the sweetness in all aspects of your life. Since posting her first makeup tutorial in 2008, Dulce Candy has become one of the top beauty stars on YouTube, boasting more than 2 million subscribers and garnering hundreds of millions of views of her bright and energetic videos. But before she became a style icon and a role model to millions of young women, Dulce struggled to make her way in the world. Having emigrated with her family from Mexico to the United States when she was six years old, Dulce battled depression and low self-esteem as a teenager and eventually enlisted in the army in an attempt to turn her life around. It was here, on the battlefields of Iraq, that she finally uncovered and embraced her true passionafashion and beautyaand gained the confidence to move on from her past, follow her dream, and launch what would become her wildly successful brand. The Sweet Life chronicles Dulce Candyas inspiring story, showing that anyone can be successful no matter their background and sharing the hard-won lessons that helped transform her from a shy, self-doubting teenager into a confident business woman and beauty expert. According to Dulce, you canat live the sweet life until you accept who you areaflaws and allaand take chancesaknowing that failure is just a part of learning and fear is a sign that youare trying something new and exciting. Drawing on anecdotes from her own life and career, Dulce offers advice on building a personal brand (aKnow what makes you differenta), building confidence (aFake it till you make ita) and balancing the personal and the professional (aDonat settle when you settle downa). She also emphasizes the importance of both inner and outer beauty, encouraging women to love themselves, ignore the critics, and flaunt their own original style. Part memoir, part manifesto, The Sweet Life is a fun, inspirational guide for any woman who wants to find success and happiness without compromising who she is. From the Hardcover edition.And because you are good at what you do, the money will come naturally. When I started my YouTube channel, I definitely wasna#39;t in it for the money. I just LOVED making videos. ... I get paid to talk about makeup all day. How is that possible?
|Title||:||The Sweet Life|
|Author||:||Dulce Candy Ruiz|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 2015-08-04|