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My Life So Far

The award-winning digital creator and actress Avani Gregg takes you behind the scenes of her incredible life.

Known for her viral makeup videos, Avani Gregg is social media phenomenon. But how did a regular girl in small-town Indiana become TikToker of the Year? In this eye-opening memoir, she shares the ups and down of her remarkable life, including the back injury that forced her to retire from gymnastics and her move to Los Angeles. Spanning topics like mental health, relationships, bullying, and more, this is the revealing and deeply inspiring Backstory of a girl with big dreams and how she worked to achieve them.

Avani Gregg is a digital creator, social media personality, actor, and self-taught makeup artist. Gregg has garnered brand partnerships with Dolce & Gabbana, Marc Jacobs, Louis Vuitton, Walmart, and Dior among others, a role on Brat TV’s Chicken Girls, a Facebook Watch show called Here for It with Avani Gregg, and a reach of nearly 50 million highly engaged followers—winning her the 2019 Shorty Award for TikToker of the Year, as well as a spot on Forbes 30 Under 30: Social Media list.