Susan Yara Biography: Ethnicity, Age, Husband, Net Worth, Family

April 18, 2024
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Who is Susan Yara?

Susan Yara was born in Seoul, South Korea, on 8 August 1981 – her zodiac sign is Leo, and she holds Korean nationality. She’s a social media star, TV personality, YouTuber, and a beauty and lifestyle expert, who’s probably known best for her YouTube channel “Mixed Makeup”, which she launched on 28 August 2013. She has amassed close to 1.5 million subscribers, and nearly 200 million views of all her videos combined, while she’s mostly focused on uploading videos which feature her teaching her fans about beauty and skincare.

Early life, family and education

Susan was raised in Seoul alongside her sisters Veronica and Patti Yara, by their parents about whom nothing’s known as Susan respects their privacy; it’s said that her father’s a businessman, and that her mother’s a housewife.

She became interested in beauty and make-up while still attending a local high school, mostly because Susan learned that she was very good at it, and most of her peers wanted their make-up to be done by her. She eventually ventured into other fields connected to beauty, including skin and hair care.

Susan matriculated in 1999, and although she hasn’t spoken of her further education, it’s widely believed that she attended college, from which she graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in 2003.


Most popular YouTube videos

Susan is mostly popular on YouTube for her beauty tips and tricks, but also for the connection which she has with her fans, as she answers most of their questions, and often responds to their comments. We’re going to mention three of her most popular YouTube videos, which have helped her gain many subscribers.

Her #1 video “8 Perfume Tips to Make Your Scent Work Harder | Beauty with Susan Yara” has been watched over 10 million times since 3 November 2015, and features her talking about how you can make your perfume’s scent even stronger.

Her second most popular video – “Dermaplaning: We Shaved Our Faces for Glowing Skin! | #TheSASS with Susan and Sharzad” – has been watched over six million times since 18 April 2016, and features her dermaplaning, shaving ones face and cleaning it thoroughly.

Her third most popular video “We Tried the Perfect Derma Chemical Peel! | The SASS with Susan and Sharzad” has been viewed over five million times since 22 January 2018, and features her and her friend Sharzad as they’re trying a derma chemical peel.

Presence on social media networks

Susan is highly active on Instagram, and is today followed by close to 500,000 people, while she’s uploaded over 3,000 pictures onto the network. She’s mostly focused on featuring her putting on make-up, while she’s also uploaded various pictures taken during her everyday life, and which reveal a lot about her. She’s a huge lover of animals, and has a pet dog;


Summer is her favorite season, because she likes the feeling of sun on her skin, and enjoys swimming and playing beach volleyball.

Susan launched her Twitter account in September 2008, and has since amassed over 10,000 followers, while she’s tweeted more than 12,000 times, mostly to advertise her own beauty product Naturium Skin.

She has a Facebook profile as well, and it’s today followed by more than 500,000 fans, while she uploads similar content to that found on her Instagram account.

Susan is a TikTok star, and is followed by more than 120,000 people on the network, having accumulated close to a million likes of all her videos combined; mostly related to make-up.

Susan Yara

Appearances in TV shows

Susan has made a guest appearance in an episode of a couple of talk-shows. In 2014, she appeared in “Home & Family”, which has been airing since 2012, stars Debbie Matenopoulos, Mark Steines and Kenneth Wingard, and is focused on the hosts talking with guests about home improvement, lifestyle, fitness and parenting. It has been nominated for six awards.

In 2016, Susan appeared in two episodes of “Hollywood Today Live”, created by Ross Elliot and Walter Hollmann, and which was hosted by Tanner Thomason and Ross Mathews. The talk-show usually had celebrities for guests, and also offered entertainment news and commentary; it aired from 2015 to 2017.


Most recently, in 2021 Susan appeared in the episode “Susan Yara is Cautiously Optimistic” of the talk-show “You Go First with Blair Peyton”, hosted by Blair Peyton and Nastasha Strang.

Love life and husband

Susan prefers to keep the details of her love life to herself, but has still allowed her fans to have a glimpse into it.

She’s today married to Arun Dayalan, an Indian-American lawyer; he holds a Bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of California in 1997. Susan and Arun met back in 2008, when he approached her at a bar and asked her out; they married three years later, in a private ceremony attended by only the closest of their friends and family members.

Arun and Susan have two children together, about whom nothing’s known, as they prefer to keep them away from the media’s attention.

Neither has spoken of any other people whom they might have been with, so as of November 2021, Susan’s married to Arun Dayalan, and has two children with him.

Hobbies and other interests

Susan’s main hobby is travelling, and she’s been to various Asian and European countries, with some of her favorites being Japan, France and Italy. She’s also travelled to various US states for both work and pleasure – her favorite American city is Miami in Florida.

She likes to watch TV series in her spare time, and a couple of her favorites are “Peaky Blinders”, “The Vampire Diaries” and “Sex and the City”.


Susan also enjoying watching Hollywood movies, and her favorite actor and actress are Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Winslet, while a couple of her favorite films include “Titanic”, “The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind” and “The Great Gatsby”.

She likes to taste various cuisines, and her favorite is Mexican food.

Susan is a bit of a shopaholic, as she goes shopping for clothes at least once a weak; she enjoys keeping up with all of the latest fashion trends, which also makes her a fashionista.

Age, height and net worth

Susan’s age is 40. She has long brown hair and brown eyes, her height is 5ft 5ins (1.65m) and she weighs around 120lbs (55kgs).

As of November 2021, her net worth has been estimated at over $200,000.

Olivia Wilson

As the Freelance Writer at Net Worth Post, I steer producing riveting stories about the lives and triumphs of influencers. With an unwavering commitment to precision and a flair for weaving compelling tales, I guide our content creation, from the depths of research to the pinnacle of narrative excellence. My responsibilities encompass the full spectrum of editorial management, including the meticulous investigation, narrative development, and upholding the integrity and high standard of our output.

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