Jeffree Star is an American singer and songwriter. He is a singer who is probably famous for his unique fashionable get up, hot pink hair and heavy done facial make up. He is also a make-up artist and fashion designer. Let’s find out how much is Jeffree Star’s net worth in 2018.
Jeffree Star Early Life
Jeffery Lynn Steininger, commonly known by his stage name “Jeffree Star” was born on November 15, 1985, in Orange County, California. He was born to his father, Glen Steininger, and mother, Laurie Steininger. His father died when Jeffree was just six years old.
Jeffree was different than the rest of the kids in a lot of ways. When he was in junior high, he loved putting his mother’s make-up on and always try to convince him to allow him to wear the make-up in school. That gradually decreased when he went to high school.
Jeffree always wanted to learn more about make-up and fashion, he did a lot of research and decided to pursue a career in the same. From a very early age of thirteen, he had decided his career path. Since he was not so good at studies and didn’t have enough money to go to fancy colleges, he decided to find a new path to make his dreams come true.
Soon after graduating from high school, he moved to Los Angeles. There he started numerous small jobs in make-up and music to support himself. Star’s main ambition was to get into the industry, and it didn’t matter to him how he gets it. He started going to clubs in Hollywood wearing heavy makeup and mini dresses, made a lot of celebrity contact who would later call him at their place for makeup.
Star is gay and has always been clear about his sexual orientation. There is no record of his previous dating life in detail, but he dated plenty of men. Currently, he is in a relationship with his boyfriend, Nathan Schwandt and the couple are living together in Calabasas, California.
Jeffree Star Career
Star’s major career in the fashion and music career started when he used a modern approach (at the time) to get more attention. He used a popular social networking website called ‘MySpace’ to express himself professionally. He also used that social networking page to write a blog about his personal life.
Soon, Star developed a solid fan base on different websites. He told all his fan to join him on ‘MySpace’ so that he can get many followers on ‘MySpace,’ unlike other popular celebrities. Soon, he started getting lots of comments on his every photo shoots. He became one of the most rated unsigned artists on ‘MySpace,’ gaining a lot of fame and popularity.
Star then met Samantha Maloney, a drummer for the band ‘Peaches’ who encouraged him to take an interest in music and make a career out of it. Soon, he started his music career as an electronic and pop vocalist. He made several tours, roaming across the United States of America and Canada. Till now, Star has released only one studio album, ‘Beauty Killer’ and has worked with several other artists.
Awards & Achievements
Jeffree Star has a unique personality and is one of the talented makeup artists. He has never been nominated for any major awards till now.
Net Worth of Jeffree Star
The estimated net worth of Jeffree Star is approximately $6.5 million. His main source of income has been his earnings from his art of makeup and contribution to the world of fashion industry. He has also earned a hefty income from his music career.
Jeffree Star has one of the unique personality in the world of fashion. He has worked hard and used several different approaches to achieve the success he is enjoying today. He has almost taken retirement from the world of music and is fully focusing on his fashion career.