How Did Lexi Hensler Become Famous? Her Age, Measurements, Dating

Lexi Hensler is an American YouTuber, upcoming actress, and social media personality, who is widely known for her self-titled YouTube channel.


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Age, Early Life, and Education Background

Alexandra Lexi Hensler is a native of San Diego, California, who was born under the Sagittarius zodiac sign on 5 December 1997, which makes her 26 years old as of 2023. Her mother, Monique Hensler, works in a children’s hospital where her father also works in the management department. She is of German ancestry from her dad’s side and French, Irish, and part German through her mom. Lexi has featured her mother in many of her YouTube vlogs, including the May 2020 video “HANDCUFFED TO MY MOM FOR 24 HOURS!”

She spent part of her childhood in Poway, California, the city where the vocalist and bass guitarist, Mark Hoppus, formed the rock group, Blink182. Lexi has a brother, who went by the nickname, ‘Tasmanian devil’ when he was a child. She’s revealed that she grew up a very shy child.

Hensler took a Business Administration in Economics course in college, and was in her senior year in mid-2019. She hasn’t revealed the name of the college she attended.

Hobbies and Interesting Facts

Hensler’s parents nicknamed her ‘Tweety Bird’ when she was a child, because she had protruding eyes and ate very little.

Hensler is an animal lover, who’s adopted a dog named Benji; she previously had a pet duck named Quackers.

The San Diego native is a huge fan of music, especially heavy metal, rock’n’roll, and punk songs.


Hensler has tried her hand at modeling, and has worked with several photographers, including Wendy Smith and Nico Villanueva. Moreover, she worked with the American YouTuber and make-up expert, James Charles.

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Lexi launched her self-titled YouTube channel on 11 November 2013, on which she uploads fashion, lifestyle and vlog videos, She posted her first video, “Q&A – Get to Know Me” on 16 November 2017. Some of Lexi’s most viewed videos are “EATING ONLY ONE COLORED FOOD FOR 24 HOURS!” (uploaded on 11 April 2021) and “LIVING IN A BUBBLE FOR 24 HOURS!!!” (uploaded on 5 April 2020), which have around 23 million and 13 million views respectively). Lexi has collaborated with numerous famous social media stars to create content, including Brent Rivera, Lexi Mars, Lexi Rivera and Caleb Burton – on 18 February 2019, she teamed up with Lexi Rivera and Ben Azelart to create the challenge video “WHICH LEXI KNOWS BEN BETTER?!! ft. BEN AZELART & LEXI RIVERA,” which has accumulated over 3.4 million views as of late 2023. Lexi has posted 230+ videos, and has garnered over 5.3 million subscribers which have accumulated over 1.1 billion views as of late 2023.

Acting, Writing, and Directing

In 2019, Hensler appeared in the music video for the song “Brent Rivera-Bad Fajitas (Señorita Parody) With MyLifeAsEva.” In the same year, she appeared in single episodes of the TV mini-series “VS Couple Ships” and “Awesomeness TV- Worlds Most Searched”, and in two episodes of the TV series “Date Takeover.” In 2020, Hensler appeared alongside Brent Rivera in the movie “Craziest Vacation Ever”, and in the TV program “Amp World”. In 2023, she wrote and directed the video “Dad vs. the Hotel Minibar.” Hensler is an upcoming stand-up comedienne.

Other Social Media Accounts

Lexi is active on Instagram (@lexihensler), with over 2.6 million followers, and is available on Facebook and Twitter with around 2,500 and 5,500 followers respectively. Lexi uses her social media accounts to promote brands, and has posed for Urban Outfitters, Forever 21, American Eagle, and Top Shop, among other brands. She also promotes healthy living, and often posts fitness tutorials on her social media platforms.

Personal Life

Lexi is reportedly seeing the American social media personality and TikTok star Michael Sanzone,who hails from San Pedro, California, and has a massive following on TikTok and Instagram (over 3.4 million and 340,000 followers respectively). He’s four years younger than Lexi.

Lexi is rumored to have dated various other celebrities, including the American YouTuber, actor, and writer Ben Azelart, and the Californian actor and social media personality Brent Rivera. Between 2019 and 2021, Lexi dated the motivational speaker, social media personality and model Christian Wilson, who co-founded the Anthem of Hope movement. It’s reported that Lexi also dated the Los Angeles-based content creator, Justice Shepard (2022). She’s unmarried without any children as of 2023, and resides in Los Angeles, California.

Lexi is good friends with the social media stars Alan and Alex Strokes, best known as the Stroke Twins, and has featured the duo on her channel. Moreover, she enjoys hanging out with them, and has even driven their Tesla car.

Past Medical Issues

Lexi almost died in a hospital bed at Rady’s Children’s Hospital when she was 17 years old. She disclosed that she spent a lot of time with her mother, which strengthened their bond. In a previous interview, she recalled the great work her mother did helping her through the rehabilitation process. She described how her mom brought her fresh lavenders from home on a daily basis – Lexi has inked a tattoo of beautiful lavender plants on her back. After she was discharged, the young YouTuber wrote on Instagram, ‘These last couple weeks have been pretty insane, but I’m officially discharged and on the road to health! But a huge shoutout to the most amazing support team…I’m so grateful to have such great friends who stood by me and helped me through this.’

Height, Weight, and Physical Appearance

Lexi is of White ethnicity and has a set of blue eyes and blonde hair. She is slim, weighs around 100lbs (45kgs), is 5ft 2ins (1.57m) tall, with vital statistics of 35-26-35. Some of her distinctive features include protruding eyes, thick eyebrows, pointy ears, and a freckled face. She previously revealed that she got her pretty smile and high cheekbones from her mom, and protruding eyes and thick eyebrows from her dad. Lexi hits the gym regularly to maintain her body.

Net Worth

Lexi has accumulated a good sum from acting, and her career as a social media personality. She’s worth approximately $3 million, and seemingly leads a lavish lifestyle.

Martha Clifford

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