Plugged In: Sharon Dubois a.k.a. ASMR Glow
What influences the influencer? We went straight to the source: Sharon Dubois. The YouTube star, ASMRist, and makeup vlogger shares her life with over 777,000 subscribers on the video social platform and almost 100,000 followers on Instagram every day. Despite her current success, Dubois still has a grounded perspective, an ambitious work ethic, and sage advice for stars looking to rise, too.
Here, the makeup artist answers "Honey's Top 10."
Milk + Honey: What are the products you’re loving right now and why?
My diffuser that diffuses a Vanilla Pink Pepper perfume. The house smells incredible!
My Regal Rose earrings collection: It turns an okay outfit into something really trendy!
My hoodies: I hate to be cold.
My Lush products for the face: They literally transformed my skin.
My Bperfect Cosmetics eyeshadow palette: I’ve been waiting for a new palette with crazy colors to express myself a bit more!
What’s the last thing that made you smile?
A gif of a cat.
What’s your theme song?
My theme song would be "Lament of the Highborne!" So dramatic.
What’s the last thing you splurged on?
My collection of Funko Pop figures!
What’s the best and worst comment you ever received on social?
The best would be a collection of messages from soldiers, mom, bullied kids who tell me I help them daily. The worst would be the racist or sexist ones.
What’s your favorite line from a movie, book, or song?
I have too many but one I keep in mind and that, I think, applies to the society perfectly is from Yoda in The Phantom Menace:
“Fear is the path to the dark side…fear leads to anger…anger leads to hate…hate leads to suffering.”
Best seemingly random advice?
Never hope for it more than you work for it.
What’s the weirdest thought you’ve ever had?
I have so many I can’t find one right now! I’m crazy.
How do you get a good night’s sleep?
I exhaust myself during the day! I work, do a lot of things and just can’t wait to finally sleep. If you can’t sleep, drink some warm milk.
What makes you happiest?
Achieving the goals I set myself.