Laura Jung Biography
Unlike other influencers, Laura Jung wants to be close to her audience. She desires to create an aura in her community that expresses realness and authenticity. We found her inspiring and worth checking out. Her beliefs and values of life are an inspiration to people like her and mostly relate to most people. Jung makes the influencer life human-like instead of god-like as portrayed by other stars.
Laura Jung Age, Family, and Boyfriend
Laura identifies as a Korean-American. She was born on 7th July 1995 in Boston, United States. Jung spent her life, studied and established her career in America. She later moved to Seoul where her parent and big sister, Seline Jung, live. Throughout her life, she has juggled between the United States and Seoul. Jung feels comfortable in the United States but feels remorse when she is distant from her family.
In a newsletter, she stated how the distance between the United States and Korea led to an identity crisis as she did not know how to bring her feelings together. During the pandemic, she made a decision to move to Korea permanently. After a few months, she reconsidered her decision. She moved to America and made a decision to continue building the brand she had started and living life with her boyfriend.
Education and Career
Although she was born in the United States, she spent most of her childhood in Seoul before returning to the US for school. In the US, She joined the Gallatin School of Individualised. There, Jung started documenting her lifestyle on Instagram. Initially, she was primarily posting the amazing foods she discovered in New York’s restaurants.
She later got work as a community manager in a beauty company. The work exposed her to new opportunities as she was getting many press trips and influencer invites. After three months, she quit the job to become a full-time influencer after realizing influencing could make her money.
Using her Instagram, Jung advanced from posting food to fashion, wine tasting, beauty, and fashion. Gradually, her page started growing. Today, she boasts of a community of more than 70k followers on Instagram. She has expanded her platform by starting a blog, gut feeling, where she writes more details about her personal life. As of today, the blog is less than 1 year and consists of 11 blog posts. Her audience is responding well to the posts and more growth is expected.
Being an influencer, Laura views it as necessary for people like her to address matters such as politics and social issues, which other influencers ignore. She believes her audience is not only for personal gain but also creating an environment where they can thrive as well. She has demonstrated this side of her by participating in addressing racism against the Asian community. Laura speaks against #AsianHate and encourages others to do the same.
Laura Jung Height and Net Worth
Using her influence, Laura has worked, partnered, and collaborated with companies such as Oxygen, Lexus, American Express, Chanel, Christian Dior, and other skincare and beauty companies. These partnerships have earned her wealth and fame. Her net worth could be $5 million.
Aside from her work as an influencer, Laura is a beauty. Her sense of fashion embraces femininity and womanhood. Her height is 6 feet and 1 inch and could be weighing 60kg. Check out her Instagram and blog for more details.