There modified into as soon as an outpouring of fancy and beef up from the elegance community last night for Nikkie de Jager who came out as transgender. In an emotional 17-minute video the elegance guru, who additionally goes by her tackle Nikkietutorials, defined that she had been born into the noxious physique and that ever since she modified into as soon as born she idea she modified into as soon as a lady.
“I am here to share that I am openly transgender and with this message I want to encourage minute Nikkie’s across the world who feel alarmed, who feel out of residing, who feel misunderstood,” she says in the video. “I hope that by me standing up and being free that it inspires others to total the identical, to essentially are living your existence love it’s essential to and the kind you deserve it.”
Nikkie, who is now 25, explains in the video that on the age of six she started rising her hair out and by seven modified into as soon as wearing handiest ladies apparel. By the time she modified into as soon as 14 she modified into as soon as on hormones and by 19 she says she had fully transitioned.
In accordance to the suggestions, the elegance community, as effectively as the wider YouTube and celebrity communities, safe attain out in solid beef up of Nikkie. Ariana Grande, Aquaria, Alyssa Edwards, James Charles, Shane Dawson, Lisa Eldridge, Norvina, Trixie Mattel and Maddie Ziegler had been amongst lawful a couple of of the names who neatly-known the suggestions. Many producers safe additionally expressed their beef up. Marc Jacobs Beauty commented on Nikkie’s Instagram post announcing “That you simply would possibly perhaps per chance be so difficult and brave! Congratulations on being felony to you.” Revenue Cosmetics wrote “That you simply would possibly perhaps per chance be so, SO cherished, Nikkie! Here’s to freedom.”
Behold the paunchy video here and detect a couple of of the beef up for Nikkie below.
“I will be capable to’t mediate I’m announcing this this day… I am transgender.” @NikkieTutorials, a neatly-liked YouTuber known for her make-up movies, has shared that she is transgender.
Nikkie, we beef up you and we know that your visibility help trans formative years and adults alike feel a minute less alone. https://t.co/hbRpedHQsP
— Human Rights Campaign (@HRC) January 13, 2020
I’m so glad for nikkie I cant stop smiling this day :’)
— James Charles (@jamescharles) January 13, 2020
TRANS IS BEAUTIFUL 🌈 @NikkieTutorials i’m so proud of u! i do know how laborious it’s a ways. to look at u out and living ur truth has introduced me to tears! u don’t know what number of folks ur difficult and serving to by sharing ur yarn. i’m one in all them! she stated WOMAN. https://t.co/SoUOndNw7U
— Nikita Dragun (@NikitaDragun) January 13, 2020
SO PROUD OF YOU NIKKIE❤️
— Gigi Shiny Getty (@TheGigiGorgeous) January 13, 2020