Young women look for fame and money as beauty influencers

Social media is a great way to get their stories out, but few are successful

Dr. Miami is America’s most famous plastic surgeon. Millions of followers from around the world tune in daily as he live streams graphic plastic surgery procedures and funny skits on social media.

Kylie Grande is Dr. Miami’s social media assistant. At 20 years old, she had her nose done and does live makeup tutorials on Snapchat. She wants to become a beauty influencer, but only a fraction ever succeed at making money.

At 18, Jessica Gonzalez dreamed of having her breasts done. She works full-time to build a YouTube channel and be a beauty influencer, but needs a side job to pay the bills.

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They Call Me Dr. Miami

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