Carlos Mena is a young American ‘social media sensation’, who is perhaps best known for his lip syncing videos which have earned him a huge dose of fame on short-video-sharing social media services such as musical.ly and later TikTok. Besides these, Carlos is also quite famous on popular social media networks such as Instagram and Twitter.
Carlos Mena’s Early Life
Carlos Mena was born under the zodiac sign of Taurus, on the 16th May 2003 in Palmdale, California, USA, one of three children. So is of American nationality while his ethnicity remains unknown. The details about his family members, family’s background as well as his ancestry have never been publicly disclosed to the present day, except that Carlos has two siblings, sisters named Samantha and Jessica. Mena hasn’t shared any details about his educational background either, although taking into consideration that he is only 15 years old, one can conclude that he is still in high school.
Carlos Mena on Social Media Networks
Carlos stepped onto the path to stardom in April 2015, when he created a Twitter account – @itscarlosmena – which soon earned him popularity, and has gathered more than 32,200 followers. However, to a greater prominence he came a year later when he began uploading his lip-syncing videos to musical.ly. Mena’s short video clips quickly became viral and managed to gather a vast number of fans.
After musical.ly became TikTok in November 2017, Carlos switched to the new app and continued uploading his short videos, which currently count more than 3,400 fans. In addition, Carlos also runs his own eponymous YouTube channel, which has been followed by over 156,000 subscribers. Although it contains only 11 videos at the moment, they have been viewed more than 2.2 million times.
However, into the limelight Carlos Mena came with his official Instagram account – @carlosmena which counts almost 500,000 followers, and he also runs another profile, the backup account @itscarlosmena that currently gathers ‘only’ 135,000 fans. On both accounts, Carlos regularly posts pictures and videos from his every day life, obviously pleasing his fans.
Being one of ‘the fastest-growing internet stars in the United States’, since March 2018, Carlos Mena is a member of the online service company named Cameo which was launched by Martin Blencowe and Steven Galanis in 2016, and is focused on hiring celebrities to record personalized video content. He has also been associated with Vivid Management, and in 2018 took part at the ‘Meet & Greet’ event which was held in Los Angeles.
Carlos Mena’s Personal Life
As Carlos has stated on several occasions, his aspirations include putting efforts towards his acting career in the future, as well as to continue sharing and spreading love and positivity. There aren’t relevant details about Carlos’ dating history available, although there were some rumors that he was dating fellow colleagues, Instagram stars Yulema Ramirez and Destiny Marie. However, these speculations were never officially confirmed.
Carlos sports a slim and toned figure, standing 5ft 4ins (1.62m) tall, and weighing around 130lbs (59kgs) which in addition to his dark hair and dark-colored eyes make his appearance quite attractive.
Carlos Mena’s Net Worth
Have you ever wondered how much wealth this 15-year-old internet celebrity has accumulated so far? How rich Carlos Mena is? According to sources, it is estimated that the total of Carlos Mena’s net worth, as of early 2019, revolves around the sum of $200,000 which has been primarily acquired through his endeavors on popular social media networks, which has earned him a huge dose of fame as well.
Carlos has also launched a line of his own apparel, which has certainly increased the total of his net worth by a large margin.