Nikita Dragun

Nikita Dragun

YouTube Star

Nikita Nguyen known professionally as Nikita Dragun, is a YouTuber, make-up artist, and model.

Full Name
Nikita Nguyen
Jan 31, 1996
5' 3"
Net Worth


Nikita Dragun is a YouTube star and social media influencer born in Belgium on March 28, 1995. Her zodiac sign is Aries, and her ethnicity is mixed (Belgian-Vietnamese). She moved to the United States when she was 9 years old. 

Dragun is best known for her beauty and lifestyle content that she uploads to her YouTube channel, which has over 5 million subscribers. She also runs a popular Instagram account with over 8 million followers.

In 2016, Dragun began sharing makeup tutorials, product reviews, and more on her YouTube channel. Since then, she has become one of the most popular beauty gurus on the platform. Her videos have been viewed hundreds of millions of times and she regularly collaborates with some of the biggest names in the industry such as Jeffree Star, James Charles, and Patrick Starr. 

In addition to being an online celebrity, Dragun has used her platform to advocate for transgender rights and awareness. In 2019, she released a documentary titled “Glitter Imposter” about her experience transitioning from male to female. The film garnered critical acclaim and earned numerous awards including Best LGBTQ+ Documentary at Raindance Film Festival 2020. 

Dragun has also appeared in several television shows like MTV’s True Life: I’m Genderqueer as well as Cosmopolitan Magazine’s series Cosmo Queens where she interviewed other famous drag queens such as Trixie Mattel and Kim Chi.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1996</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Nikita Dragun is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On August 1, 1996, Nikita Dragun was born in Brussels, Belgium.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2012</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Begins YouTube Channel</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dragun starts her YouTube channel and begins uploading makeup tutorials and vlogs.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2015</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Moves to Los Angeles</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dragun moves to Los Angeles to further pursue her career in the beauty and entertainment industry.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2016</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Launches Makeup Line</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dragun launches her own line of makeup called "Violet Voss".</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Appears on Forbes 30 Under 30 List</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dragun is included in the 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 list for her accomplishments in the beauty and entertainment industry.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Releases Debut Single</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dragun releases her debut single, "Toxic", which quickly rises to the top of streaming charts.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Becomes a Mother</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Dragun gives birth to her first child, a daughter named Luna.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She's Fearless</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Nikita Dragun is a fearless individual who isn't afraid to take risks, push boundaries, and be unapologetically herself. She has built an incredible platform by being open and honest with her audience, which has made her one of the most influential people on YouTube.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She Uses Her Platform for Good</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Nikita Dragun uses her platform to uplift and inspire her viewers. With her inspirational messages and positive attitude, she encourages her followers to embrace their true selves and to never give up on their dreams. From opening up about mental health to tackling social issues, Nikita is an embodiment of what it means to be a leader in today’s society.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's Funny & Entertaining</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Nikita Dragun is always entertaining! Whether she’s doing pranks on friends or just being silly and goofy, she always keeps us laughing. Her videos are full of laughter, fun and creativity; each one more creative than the last! We love that she makes us laugh and feel good every time we watch one of her videos.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> First Transgender YouTuber to Reach 10 Million Subscribers</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2020, Nikita Dragun became the first transgender YouTuber to reach 10 million subscribers, making her one of the most influential trans voices in the world.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Model and Influencer</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In addition to being a YouTuber, Nikita Dragun is also a model and influencer. She has been featured on the cover of numerous magazines and has worked with major brands such as Maybelline and L'Oreal.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Started YouTube Channel at Age 16</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Nikita Dragun began her YouTube channel at age 16, and it quickly grew in popularity due to its focus on fashion, beauty, lifestyle, and LGBTQ+ topics.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Creator of Dragun Beauty</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2019, Nikita Dragun launched her own makeup brand, Dragun Beauty, which specializes in products for all skin tones and genders.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Appeared in Music Video</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">In 2020, Nikita Dragun appeared in the music video for Megan Thee Stallion's song "Savage Remix" alongside Beyonce, making her the first openly transgender individual to appear in a major music video.</p></div>


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