Photo courtesy of CoverGirl
Photo courtesy of CoverGirl

Some of you may know who Talia “TaliaJoy” Castellano is. Some may not, but I am here to tell you about her.

Talia was diagnosed with stage 4 cancer (neuroblastoma) in 2007, went to treatment and spent over a year cancer-free, only to be diagnosed again Sept 2008. She again beat it but again relapsed in 2010, then 2011. In August 2012 it was discovered that the cancer went to her bones and she was developing Leukemia.

Talia rose to Youtube fame with a series of makeup tutorials and videos in August 2012. She caught the attention of other worldwide with her tagline “Makeup is My Wig”, her inspired positivity, and her exceptional makeup skills. Her youtube page is

Talia grew her angel wings just after 11am EST on July 16, 2013. She will be missed.

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