Nailea Devora is a social media personality, influencer, and content creator probably best known for her presence on platforms such as Instagram and TikTok. Devora gained popularity for her comedic skits, lip-syncing videos, and lifestyle content.
Early life, family, education
Nailea Devora was born on 20 January 2002, in El Paso, Texas, and is of Mexican descent. As a child, she had a strong passion for make-up, fashion, and glamor, and followed many of the major celebrities such as Kim Kardashian.
She matriculated San Marino High School in California, but it’s unknown whether or not she ever enrolled in a college. Some reports suggest that she didn’t, as her career took off early and she wanted to focus on it.
Her mother’s name is Melissa, while her father’s name is still unknown. She’s posted several pictures of her family on her Instagram account, mostly from the days when she was very young. She hasn’t revealed information about siblings, if any.
Devora kickstarted her career on social media in 2017, when she created her Instagram account, and began her work as a model, and was quickly popular due to her beauty and unique style. She’s shared photos from her work as a model, as well as collaborations with various artists, photographers, and brands, and has also uploaded several reels, which feature her as an actress in short films and music videos.
Some of her most notable reels were created in collaboration with popular artist and cinematographer Sarah Bahbah. On 15 February 2022, she uploaded the short film entitled “I ____ YOU,” created by Sarah, which features a heartbroken woman, played by Devora, who talks about her previous experiences of love, as she keeps her positive attitude towards the next one that may come. Sarah dedicated the film to her lover and best friend, who showed her that healthy love is possible.
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The second reel in collaboration with Sarah was uploaded on Valentine’s Day of 2023, and features a short film entitled “Untangled”, which focuses on the life journey and growth of Baby Sarah, played by Devora. After experiencing pain throughout her life, Baby Sarah decided to turn her pain into art, ultimately deciding to write a book that would tie all her experiences together. The release of this short film served as an opportunity for Sarah Bahbah to promote the release of her new book – “Dear Love.”
Another notable reel on her account is an ad created in collaboration with the skincare brand “WYOS”, which features Devora using the branded product in various daily situations. However, tDevora maintained her unique aesthetic and sense of art within the ad, which left her followers with a sense that they watched a movie and not an ad.
Today, her account has over five million followers on the platform.
However, her career as an influencer truly kicked off when she joined TikTok in 2020. She uploads a mix of comedy and fashion content which has reached millions. Today she has a following of nearly nine million on the platform.
Here are some of her most popular videos:
In March of 2021, she uploaded a video where she danced with the famous TikTok star, Charli d’Amelio which went viral, and has nearly 14 million views with over 1.5 million likes. This collaboration with Charli helped to establish her early presence on the platform.
Her most viewed video features her gay friend, Larray. As part of a TikTok trend and popular sound, the two briefly kiss, and immediately separate in laughter. The video has been watched over 40 million times, and has over six million likes.
She’s also uploaded several videos featuring her collaboration with beauty and perfume brands; most notably, updates about her partnerships with Revlon and the perfume brand Lancome.
Aside from TikTok and Instagram, Devora is also active on YouTube, where she boasts a following of over three million. She’s uploaded 37 videos onto the platform, most of which are vlogs from her daily life, and various comedy content.
Her most viewed video has nearly 30 million views, and features her and her friend Mina doing a challenge by breaking their school’s dress code. They wanted to see how much they could push the limit before they got into trouble – actually for nearly a week before they were finally dress-coded.
Another one of her videos revolves around the popular online chatting platform Omegle. In the video, she shares some of her negative past experiences on the platform, as she challenges herself to return. She encounters a wide variety of people, including several of her fans. The platform has officially shut down in 2023, after 14 years. The video, uploaded in November 2019, reached over 10 million views.
Nailea Devora is reportedly single in 2023. She was previously involved with Hubert, and the two dated for over a year, but without ever posting photos of each other on social media.
In 2022, Devora was rumored to be dating Vinnie Hacker, but she refuted those rumors when she posted an Instagram story with Hubert.
Appearance and clothing style
Devora stands at a height of 5ft 5ins (1.65m), weighs around 120lbs (55kgs). She has light brown hair and hazel brown eyes, and two flower tattoos on her back.
Devora loves wearing colorful dresses, skirts, and tank tops, which reflect her unique style. Outside of her modeling career, she likes to wear comfortable clothing, such as sweaters and baggy hoodies.
Hobbies and interests
Nailea Devora has diverse interests that shine through her online presence. She’s a music enthusiast, especially loving indie bands such as The Smiths. Nailea often shares her favorite tunes with her followers, creating a sense of connection through musical tastes.
Alongside her love for music, she has a keen eye for photography, capturing moments with a focus on her friend;.t This hobby adds a personal touch to her content, showcasing her appreciation for meaningful relationships. Additionally, Nailea’s love for travel reveals her adventurous spirit, as she explores new places and shares her experiences, allowing her audience to join in on her exciting journeys. She has visited many popular cities around the worlds, such as Rome, Paris, and Tokyo.
As of 2023, Devora’s net worth has been estimated at around $1 million. Her financial wealth comes primarily from social media platforms, on which she creates content, but also her modeling and advertising contracts.