Huda Kattan is a well-known American makeup artist, businesswoman, and beauty blogger. As of 2023, Huda Kattan has a net worth of $560 million. She earned her fortune being the founder of the cosmetics line “Huda Beauty” and from her business endorsement.
Huda Kattan Biography
Huda Kattan was born on October 2, 1983, and she will be 40 years old in October 2023. She was born into a Muslim family in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, US. Currently, she lives in Dubai and she has her belief in Islamic religion.
Huda Kattan earned a degree in majors in finance from the University of Michigan-Dearborn. She had always been leaning towards going after her dream of being a makeup artist.
Date of Birth
2 October 1983
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, United States
Currently Live In
39 Years Old
Iraqi American ancestry
Makeup artist, beauty blogger, and entrepreneur
University of Michigan-Dearborn
Graduate in Finance
Huda Kattan’s parents are Mr. Ibrahim Kattan and Mrs. Susu Al Qazzaz. Her parents are from Iraq who later moved to Cookeville, Tennessee, and then to Dartmouth, Massachusetts.
She has three siblings. She has an older brother Khalid Kattan, a younger sister Mona Kattan, and an older sister Alya Kattan. Her younger sister is her business partner, while her older sister manages her social media.
Husband and Children
Huda Kattan’s marital status is married. Her husband’s name is Christopher Goncalo, who is of Portuguese heritage. The couple moved to Dubai in 2006 and got married in June 2009. They were blessed with their first child, Nour Giselle, in 2011.
Father: Ibrahim Kattan Mother: Susu Al Qazzaz
Brother: Khalid Kattan Sister: Mona Kattan and Alya Kattan
Son: Nour Giselle Daughters: –
Huda Kattan is a beautiful woman. She looks adorable with her pretty smile and hot body. She has a beautiful curvaceous body shape measuring approximately 34-28-36 inches.
Huda Kattan is 5 feet 4.5 inches tall and her body weighs about 60 kg. She has beautiful shiny black hair and mesmerizing dark black eyes.
5′ 4.5″ (1.64 m, 164 cm)
60 kg (16 lbs)
Huda Kattan’s father got a job opportunity of teaching in Emirates and hence she moved to Dubai in 2006 with her father. Later, she went to Los Angeles to study makeup. Many popular celebrities including Nicole Richie and Eva Longoria were among her clients. After that, Huda Kattan went back to Dubai and started working as a makeup artist for famous cosmetic brand “Revlon”.
On the recommendation of one of her sisters, she launched the “Huda Beauty” WordPress blog in April 2010, where she would share makeup tutorials and tips.
Huda Kattan also founded a cosmetic brand of the same name, “Huda Beauty”, in 2013. Her first product was a line of fake eyelashes that was sold by Sephora. With the sales of the fake eyelashes that Kim Kardashian famously wore, the Huda Beauty brand achieved huge success.
Later on, Huda’s Dubai-based company started to sell other cosmetics, such as liquid eyeshadows, liquid lipsticks, lip liners, concealers, highlighter palettes, foundations, and baking powders.
Huda Kattan launched her Instagram account in April 2012 and achieved great fame. As of 2023, she has 53.4 million followers on her account, demonstrating her popularity. She was ranked #1 on the “2017 Influencer Instagram Rich List”, earning $18,000 for each sponsored content post. According to Forbes magazine, Kattan is one of “the 10 most powerful influencers” in the world of beauty and has been described as a “Kim Kardashian of the beauty influencer economy”.
In 2017, Huda Kattan was named one of “the 25 most influential people on the internet” by Time magazine. In 2018, Huda Kattan debuted in her own Huda Boss reality series on Facebook Watch, alongside her family. Huda Kattan was one of Fortune’s 40 Under 40 in 2020. She also ranked at #1 on the cosmetify Beauty Influencer Rich List in 2021.
She has supported the “Doctors Without Borders”, an Asian American community, and food drive efforts through her cosmetics brand. Additionally, Kattan has used her social media connections to raise awareness of the forced evictions occurring in Palestine.
Facts and Information
Huda Kattan has 7.9 million followers on facebook and 8.7 million followers on tiktok.
In June 2020, Huda Beauty donated $500,000 to the NAACP Legal Defence and Educational Fund.
Huda Kattan participated in a campaign in 2021 to distribute food and one million meals through her cosmetic company.
In May 2021, Jay Shetty and his wife Radhika Devlukia-Shetty started “Help India Breathe”, a COVID-19 relief effort for which Kattan and her business Huda Beauty donated $100,000.