Too Faced’s cofounder says he is ‘disgusted’ by his sister’s recent actions towards NikkieTutorials after the YouTuber came out as transgender
After YouTuber Nikkie de Jager (NikkieTutorials) came out as transgender on Monday, the sister of Too Faced cofounder Jerrod Blandino shared a bitter statement towards the YouTuber on Instagram.
On Monday, Blandino’s sister, who goes by Dani California on Instagram, changed her Instagram bio to say: “Transgender huh? That’s not the only thing she’s been LYING about.”
As of Tuesday, the account’s bio read: “Lets be clear, I love trans people & dislike anyone who lies to hurt others! Period!”
In a statement shared with Insider, Blandino said he is disgusted by his sister’s recent actions. The makeup mogul also said his sister no longer works for Too Faced, and that he is proud of de Jager.
NikkieTutorials and Too Faced were previously involved in a feud when fellow YouTuber Jeffree Star said that de Jager had been paid minimally by the brand for a collaboration makeup line.
Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories.
Too Faced’s cofounder Jerrod Blandino is speaking out against his sister after she dissed YouTuber NikkieTutorials.
On Monday, Nikkie de Jager revealed in a YouTube video that she’s a transgender woman. Shortly after the video went viral, Blandino’s sister — who goes by Dani California on Instagram — changed her Instagram bio to say:
As of Tuesday, Blandino’s sister had changed her Instagram bio to say: “Lets be clear, I love trans people & dislike anyone who lies to hurt others! Period!” The Blandino family and de Jager were previously involved in a feud after the two collaborated on a Too Faced makeup line back in 2016.
this is absolutely NOT okay…Jerrod Blandino’s (Too Faced Cosmetics) sister’s IG bio…it has since changed but wow pic.twitter.com/7dCwsRUWLE
— Here For The Tea (@HereForTheTea2) January 14, 2020
In a statement shared with Insider, Jerrod …read more
Source:: Business Insider