Chailee Son (pronounced Chay-Lee) is a Korean model, YouTuber and social media influencer who has amassed over a million of followers on Instagram.
She was born on February 5, 1988 in Busan South Korea. She is 3/4 Korean and 1/4 Japanese. Her mom is 1/2 Japanese.
Before her social media career, Chailee graduated from a Korean university with a degree in material engineering. She worked a job at an accounting office and at a travel agency. And while living in Vancouver and Australia, she worked as a waitress.
She started posting photos on her Instagram in 2014. She gained traction on her account after being featured on an Asian beauty Instagram account, which at the time had over 200,000 followers. After being featured on a Korean magazine, she received over 4000 new followers. Her advice for people who want to grow their Instagram is to post consistently. Chailee says posting everyday is key.
She started her YouTube channel in 2017 and post a variety of videos ranging from travel vlogs, makeup tutorials and fashion hauls. She currently has 64,000 followers on the platform.
When it comes to plastic surgery Chailee is open about the work that she has done to her face. She revealed that she has had her lips filled twice and has had botox injected into her jaw because of lock jaw.
A quote that she lives by is
"Everything in life happens according to our time, our clock. You may look at some of your friends and think that they are ahead of you, maybe some of them are behind, but everything happens at their own pace. They have their own time and clock and so do you. Be patient."
She is fluent in Korean and English.
She currently resides in Busan, South Korea.
As of Sept 2019, Chailee says she is single.
Height: 5’2″ (158.75cm)
Weight: 106 lbs (48kg)
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