10 Beauty Experts You Should Follow According To Beautycon

With a constant influx of beauty bloggers popping up on social media, it can be overwhelming to decide which ones are worthy of a follow. Thankfully, we have yearly events like Beautycon, where we can get up, close and personal with those making the biggest splash. This year marked our inaugural foray into the New York City edition of this industry insider event and the fun-filled day did not disappoint. We were pleasantly surprised to see fierce black beauties represented so well. From a couple of old favorites to the most talked about newbies, these are the 10 ladies you should be following for easy beauty tutorials and everyday inspiration. 

Andrea Jordan Oct, 07, 2016

1 of 10 @lipstickncurls/Instagram

If you're a beauty newbie looking for easy "makeup and hair 101" tips, Jade is your girl. 

2 of 10 Rachel Murray/Getty Images for NYX Cosmetics

Shayla's makeup is top notch. We know the YouTube world is becoming oversaturated with new makeup bloggers, but she is the real deal with over 2 million Instagram followers to prove it. 

3 of 10 Gary Gershoff/Getty Images for Beautycon

This 18 year old was discovered on Instagram and is now a successful full figured model. In 2016 alone, Woods social media following has boomed and she’s continuously lauded for her body positivity.

4 of 10 Amanda Edwards/WireImage

We're thankful for this Air Force veteran's service, but her makeup skills are also noteworthy. What we love about her: she's one of a select few who have mastered the cheek highlight without overdoing it.

5 of 10 John Lamparski/WireImage

She’s young, fresh and beautiful. Though she might be best known for her vibrant purple hair and her booming singing career, we love her for her for her beauty choices as well. No matter where she is, she’s flawless.

6 of 10 John Lamparski/WireImage

We all want to be her friend; like now. She’s fun, positive and shamelessly herself. Her YouTube channel is full of lifestyle videos from beauty to hair to healthy living and we love everything about it.

7 of 10 @shanboody/Instagram

Okay, so she’s technically not a beauty blogger, but we have the biggest hair crush on her! Shannon's YouTube channel is all about sex education and we kind of love it. 

8 of 10 David Livingston/Getty Images

This actress/vlogger is full of spunk and personality, with over 1 million YouTube subscribers to her name. While she does some makeup videos, the majority of her content is in more of the lifestyle category from morning routines to q&a’s with her (cute) boyfriend. 

9 of 10 Chelsea Lauren/Getty Images for NYX Cosmetics

Tiarra is YouTube's go-to wig guru. We’ve been following her for a while and love that she's finally expanding her expertise to makeup.  

10 of 10 Mike Windle/Getty Images for Beautycon

This Florida bred beauty can slay just about any kind of look. If you’re all about getting glammed up, her YouTube channel is a must follow.