He got his first job doing makeup at Macy's by lying about his experience with the craft, which at the time was absolutely none.
He was featured on HGTV's series "Hometown Renovation." He started his own YouTube channel in 2010.
He was born Billy Brasfield in Aberdeen, Mississippi, but later moved to New York City to do makeup.
He's also appeared as a judge on RuPaul's Drag Race.