Candy Dulce is a Mexican-born American YouTube Star, Content Creator, former war veteran, and author. Dulce is the woman with a passion for creativity and sharing the life learned experiences with her viewers. Her life experiences and stories have been an inspiration to many of us out there. Further, she is a young entrepreneur who had also served in the military previously.
Moreover, she uploaded her first video “MaryKay The Berries Look!!!! using mineral eyeshadows” on July 03, 2008. The video did an average work and gained thousands of views within a few weeks of its upload. Now, her channel is doing very well and has also collaborated with companies like Too Faced and L’Oreal. Let us scroll to know more about her personal life, career, and net worth.
Caption: The Youtuber and beauty guru, Dulce Candy
Dulce Candy: Bio, Family, Early Life
The Youtuber was born on 20 August 1987 in Zacapu, Mexico as Dulce Candy Tejada. She has an ethnicity of Hispanic and follows Christianity. She was born as the daughter to mother Teresa and caring father whose identity is not available in the media. Her mother worked as a makeup and fashion blogger. She grew up with her three sisters in Southern California after they immigrate. Regarding her education, she completed high school from a local high school.
Moreover, in one of her videos, she has explained how she with her mother and sisters migrated to America. She recalls that they immigrated illegally from Michoacan, Mexico to the US. Further, she added climbing fences and swimming across a river to make it to Oxnard where her father worked as a farm laborer. Additionally, she had also suffered from depression during her high school and says that she attempted suicide as well.
Dulce Candy: Career & Life Achievements
Before joining fully on social media YouTube, she was serving in the U.S. Army after enlisting in 2006. She then worked for fifteen months as a mechanic driver between 2006 to 2008. At that time, she was in Iraq coming under with rocket-propelled grenades on one occasion. Also, according to sources, she worked in the US Army from 2006 to 2011 where she served as a reservist in her last two years.
On 15 June 2008, she launched her YouTube channel under her name. The channel uploads the videos of Dulce’s hopes in life and what she has learned from life. Those of her videos can be inspired and helps to empowers women from her view of point which is entirely true. Later on, she began to post the videos of fashion advice, makeup tutorials and even shared her personal stories on infertility. Further, she has also created her other various channels like ‘DulceCandy87’ and ‘DulceCandyTV’.
Dulce Candy: Personal Life & Boyfriend
Talking about her love life, she is a happily married woman. She has tied a knot with her longtime boyfriend turned husband Jesse Ruiz. The couple met each other while serving in the military in the same unit in Kuwait. Further, Ruiz helps Dulce to operate her other YouTube channel as well.
The couple got married in 2011 in a close ceremony attended by their friends and relatives. The duo together had welcomed two children. They had their firstborn son Izek Ruiz on 27 January 2011. After trying for eight years, they had their second-born son Aaron James Ruiz on 6 May 2020.
Caption: Dulce Candy with her husband and son
Dulce Candy: Net Worth & Social Media Profiles
She has been making a hefty amount from being in the spotlight as a social media star. Further, she has an estimated net worth of $1.5 million accumulated from her hard work and dedication. According to sources, she charges between $2,300 and $3,800 USD for one sponsorship. In addition, as an author, she has published her debut book ‘The Sweet Life: Find Passion, Embrace Fear, and Create Success on Your Own Terms’ on August 04, 2015.
Besides YouTube, she is also present in other social media platforms with verified and personal accounts. On Facebook, she goes by the handle @DulceCandyRuiz with more than 887 k followers. She has an Instagram account @dulcecandy with 1.1 million followers. On twitter, she goes by the account @dulcecandy with 212.2k followers.
Dulce Candy: Body Weight, Height, & Measurements
The social media influencer has a well-exercised and toned body which she gained after the workout in the gym every alternative day. Her exercise routine follows weight strength training that has helped to get 48 kg body weight. Her perfect body stands to an average height of 5 feet or 1.55 meters. She has dark brown hair color with naturally dark brown hair color which she prefers to dye with light color.
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