A young makeup artist from Thailand has gone extra-viral after sharing the special gift she got herself on her birthday.
Natthanan, who turned 12 earlier this month, bought herself a luxury car — and she can’t even drive yet!
As one of the world’s youngest makeup artists, Natthanan fell in love with makeup from age 3. She started studying professional courses at age 7.
She has since posted tutorials on social media, impressing thousands with her skills. Check out her first YouTube video below:
Natthanan’s 2018 was a breakout year — it was when she truly went viral, got selected to work at the London Fashion Week, and even starred in a BBC feature.
As of this writing, she has nearly 40,000 followers on Instagram, 282,000 subscribers on YouTube and a million followers on Facebook, with apparently more to come.
In a Facebook post on April 8, Natthanan shared the gift she had given herself for her 12th birthday: a shiny BMW sedan.
“Happy birthday to me. This year, I will be 12 years old. I’m thankful for everything I have so far. Thank you for always following and encouraging me. I love everyone very much. Thank you for all the blessings. May everyone be blessed, too.”
Needless to say, Natthanan has become an inspiration not only among children her age, but countless adults still trying to make ends meet.
Fans greeted her:
“Happy birthday, sister!”
“Very good! I’m inspired.”
“I’m so proud of you. I’ve watched you since your very first video.”
“Happy birthday! You’re doing a very good job. Keep going.”
“Your achievement is a slap to all adults who have been questioning your abilities.”
Natthanan, however, is far from being the only talented makeup prodigy in Thailand. Nes, who is also known for stylish crossdressing, made headlines in November after buying his family a new home. He was also 12.