Better known by her online persona Lizzza, she first gained a following on Vine, where she amassed more than 5 million fans posting comedic videos. She has over 8 million subscribers on YouTube as well as over 7 million musical.ly fans on her lizzza account and more than 11 million Instagram followers on her lizakoshy account. She was named Breakout Creator at the 2016 Streamy Awards.
She began her Vine career while in high school and initially joined because friends of hers were downloading the app.
She began attending college in the Fall of 2014, deciding to study business marketing.
She is half Indian and half caucasian and she was born and raised in Houston, Texas. She began dating David Dobrik in November 2015.