What is your name and what do you do?
My name is Nina and I film YouTube videos about natural hair and comedy
Are there any childhood experiences that led you to where you are today?
One of the most effective childhood experiences is when I joined social media because I found a place where my voice could be heard
What is the key to the perfect twist out in the summer time?
The key to a perfect twist out in the summer time is use products that are extremely moisturizing because the sun can easily dry out your hair and use a product the consistency of a gel for hold and to fight against humidity
Who do you look to for inspiration?
I look to YouTubers like Nia Imani and Sun kiss Alba because I like to use their videos as models of what I want my channel’s quality to be like.
What tangible piece of advice would you give young girls who want to be where you are?
A tangible piece of advice I would give to young girls who would like to be where I am is don’t let anyone stop you from doing what you feel is right and learn to love yourself as you are
What do you love most about being a woman?
As a woman I love that I can have a voice and not be ignored or disregarded
What is your most memorable moment as a Vlogger?
My most memorable moment as a Vlogger is when I’m walking around in public talking to my camera and people give me some of the funniest looks
What is your favorite subject to photograph?
I love to photograph people laughing because genuine smiles are the best in my opinion
What is one thing many people do not know about you?
Many people do not know that I am a product junkie (unless they are close friends)
Our fun question: If you could be any animal what would it be and why?
If I could be any animal I would be a pug because they always seem extremely happy and carefree
What does the future hold for you?
In the near future I will hopefully learn a lot more about photography and video editing
Where can people find you?
People can find me on YouTube and Instagram @itsNinaRay