Meet LipstickNCurls

Jade Kendle is a 23-year old biracial woman born in Germany. She grew up as a military brat living overseas in various countries until she was 13 years old and her family moved to Texas. Growing up, Jade had a passion for everything beauty, as many young girls do. She received her bachelor’s degree in Development and Family Studies from the University of North Texas and was incredibly involved on campus and in her community. While at UNT, Jade became a member of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, as well as held presidential and other executive board positions in many student organizations.

Through these experiences, she developed many skills that contribute to her leadership style and overall personality as a high-achieving woman on and off campus. Jade is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Education Policy and Leadership – Higher Education at Southern Methodist University. 

She is the Graduate Assistant in the Office of Multicultural Student Affairs as well as the Women & LGBT Center. Not only does Jade have a bright career ahead of her, but she is also an entrepreneur. In 2011, she began her journey as “LipsticknCurls” on YouTube; with an audience that has grown to be over 109,000 subscribers. Jade is best known for her honest beauty reviews, makeup/hair tutorials, and genuine personality. She has also began her journey touring around the country speaking about beauty, on the inside and out. She is passionate about helping those near and far to see themselves as beautiful, valued individuals that have purpose and worth.