Beauty blogger and influenced Ethan Peters, called Ethan Is Supreme, has died at the age of 17.
Ethan’s father Gerald told Fox News: “She was a kind soul who accepted everyone for who they were.”
His friend, fellow influencer Ava Lewis, also posted that he had lost “his best friend all over the world”.
Both have said that Ethan was battling drug addiction, but the official cause of his death is not yet known.
Ethan has more than half a million Instagram followers and 139,000 YouTube subscribers.
A previous year’s Vice article described her makeup style as “characterized by a desire to get your attention” and “dramatic, emotional and, at times, Gary”.
He started young, saying that by the summer of 2017 he had hit 100,000 followers and left his private Christian school because his social media activity “[violated] His ethical code of conduct. ”
He moved to an online school instead.
There was some negative reaction on social media following the news of Ethan’s death.
He has been accused of racism and transphobia in the past.
But fans also spoke out in his defense – including one of his inspirations, fellow makeup artist Manny Mu, who posted: “He made many mistakes … but to say that he deserved to pass is terrible and inhumane.” is.”
His friend Ava Lewis accused the drug addict of his death.
The 17-year-old recently started her own clothing line called Hellboy.
BBC Action Line There is a link to resources to help with addiction.
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