On the eighteenth episode of Radically Honest, your host Dasom Lee receives refreshing stories from TikToker, Photographer, and YouTuber Gigi Robinson. A multi-faceted optimist, her diagnoses of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Mast Cell Activation Syndrome, and POTS have changed her life—and her mentality. This episode gets juicy—tune in for an intriguing tell-all.
Her battle with chronic illnesses began at 12 years old. She found healing from her spurts of pain and fatigue in her artistic expression. Growing up in New York City, a “hustle” mindset was instilled in her from a young age. Her impressive schooling from LaGuardia Music & Performing Arts High School to FIT to USC birthed her vigor for her craft: photography.
Documenting her doctor’s appointments amid flair-ups and body image fluctuations, her supportive community online brought her solace. Thereafter, she became a fiery advocate for body positivity and a lover of clean beauty. A TikTok ambassadorship catapulted her growth to now 132K followers. Her most viral TikTok on beauty products boasts more than 4 million views.
“I create with intention, deliver with confidence, and radiate positivity.“ – Gigi Robinson.
From Timberland to Smashbox Cosmetics, her brand deals have enriched her social media marketing and content creation skillsets. She analyzed her own digital persona to formulate brand pillars she can stand by. Educate others and embrace yourself, and your audience will follow. So, how can you conquer modern-day influencing online? Listen to the episode to find out.
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