Bailey Sarian

Bailey Brooke Sarian is an American YouTuber and social media personality born on November 26, 1988. Sarian is best known for her “Murder, Mystery & Makeup” video series as well as her “Dark History” podcast. Her career goes back to 2013, and she is known as the founder of the true crime and makeup genre of YouTube videos. Join us as we celebrate this pace setter’s birthday today!

Fast Facts

Birth date:

November 26, 1988

Age:

34

Zodiac Sign:

Sagittarius

Background

Bailey Brooke Sarian is an American YouTube sensation whose chilling storytelling abilities have won her fans worldwide. She was born on November 26, 1988, in Los Angeles, California. Sarian is a Sagittarius who isn’t afraid to set the pace. Before becoming a YouTube sensation, she worked as a beauty studio artist for Sephora from 2009 to 2014. From then on, she became a product specialist at Urban Decay until 2015. She was also an IPSY in-house creator.

Sarian’s YouTube career began with her channel creation in January 2013. Her first video on her eponymous channel was posted in September 2013. The video is titled “My foundation, contour, highlight,” which shows how Sarian did her makeup then. Her earliest videos featured seasonal makeup tutorials and vlogs. In 2017, Sarian began incorporating storytime content into her makeup tutorials, and then the Monday Murder Mystery Stories followed suit in 2019. In 2020, she posted a video that became her channel’s most popular video: “Jeffrey Dahmer. Inside His Messed Up Mind & How He Almost Got Away. Mystery & Makeup,” which has 21.7 million views. Sarian debuted her podcast, titled “Dark History,” on AudioBoom in June 2021.

Sarian is a talented makeup artist and storyteller who created the true-crime makeup genre on YouTube. She was ranked amongst the platform’s top breakout creators of 2020 and received the Creator Honor Award at the 10th Streamy Awards. Her podcast, “Dark History,” also won Podcast of the Year at the 11th Streamy Awards. Sarian is a very successful YouTuber who created a niche for herself. She has collaborated with a long list of brands and has several ambassadorship deals. While her professional life entails being in front of the camera, Sarian’s personal life is behind the scenes. She has been in a decade-long relationship with the tattoo artist Fernando Valdez but confirmed their split in January 2022.

Career timeline

2013
She Makes Her Own YouTube Channel

Sarian creates her YouTube channel in January.

2013
She Releases Her Debut Video

She posts her first YouTube video on how she does her makeup.

2020
She Publishes Her Most Popular Video

She posts a “Murder, Mystery and Makeup Monday” video about Jeffrey Dahmer, which has over two million views.

2021
She Launches Her “Dark History” Podcast

Sarian debuts her “Dark History” podcast on AudioBoom.

Why We Love Bailey Sarian

  1. She’s a trendsetter

    Sarian created a niche that others are a part of. She started the true crime and makeup series on YouTube.

  2. She’s talented

    As a makeup artist and storyteller, Sarian is talented. Her makeup looks are always edgy and beautiful.

  3. She’s hard-working

    Sarian began her YouTube career in 2013 and worked her way to the top of the creator’s list. She works tirelessly.

5 Surprising Facts

  1. Her mother is a 911 dispatcher

    Her interest in true crimes was inspired by her mother's line of work.

  2. Her ex-fiancé was her tattoo artist

    Her ex-fiancé, Valdez, was her tattoo artist and gave her her first tattoo.

  3. Her ex-husband-to-be did her makeup

    Valdez did Sarian’s makeup for a video when they were still engaged.

  4. She sued L’Oreal

    Sarian sued the cosmetic company for using her image without permission.

  5. Her favorite movies

    Her best movies are “Uncle Buck” (1989), “Home Alone” (1990), “The Wizard of Oz” (1939), and “10 Things I Hate About You” (1999).

Bailey Sarian FAQs

Where is Bailey Sarian now?

Sarian resides in Los Angeles, California.

How much does Bailey Sarian make in a year?

She makes about $3 million a year.

Does Bailey Sarian have a child?

Sarian has a son with Valdez.

Bailey Sarian’s birthday dates

YearDateDay
2023November 26Sunday
2024November 26Tuesday
2025November 26Wednesday
2026November 26Thursday
2027November 26Friday

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