Parents' Guide to

Instant Influencer With James Charles

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Upbeat internet influencer challenge full of product promos.

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Community Reviews

age 8+

Based on 2 parent reviews

age 13+

not a fan of influencers

influencers are godawful for self-esteem. this is a literal undeniable fact
age 2+

so beautiful like me :)

big mama love big james

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say (2 ):
Kids say (7 ):

This positive and upbeat series features very talented young adults exhibiting their makeup and marketing skills in order to take their online presence to the next level. James Charles, who is the first male ambassador for CoverGirl cosmetics, never stops underscoring the fact that to be a successful influencer, one must be able to convince people to purchase the products they are endorsing online. As a result, he and the judges require contestants to consistently create good looks, produce excellent video tutorials that simultaneously market the product, and exude confidence every step of the way. But the host is also kind and supportive as he offers contestants thoughtful constructive criticism, celebrates their creativity, and promotes them and their work to his viewing audience. Overall, Instant Influencer With James Charles is a fun, colorful, and well-intentioned series that shows what it takes to be succeed in the online influencer game.

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