Sienna Mae Gomez is an American dancer and social media personality best known for her body positivity videos on social media, specifically on TikTok. Sienna first went viral in fall 2020 when one of her videos of her dancing with her stomach out in her kitchen – as well as several other videos about unrealistic beauty standards – went viral. Celebrities like Lizzo replied to the video and captioned it: “Body positivity has entered the chat!” Sienna sells her merchandise under the brand Confidence is Cute.
Sienna Mae Gomez was born on January 16, 2004 in Laguna Niguel, California, the United States. She has a brother named Jacub who is a photographer. Growing up, Sienna went to high school alongside fellow TikTok stars Jack and James Wright.
As of September 2021, Sienna Mae Gomez has more than 2.1 million followers on Instagram, 385,000 subscribers on YouTube, 13.9 million followers on her primary TikTok account, and 7 million followers on her back-up, so-called spam TikTok account.
Sienna joined TikTok in 2020 and first went viral in August 2020 when she posted under her @spicylatina account – meant for her close friends. Her video of her dancing in her kitchen with her stomach out went viral, as well as several other videos about unrealistic beauty standards, and gained a lot of attention. Celebrities like Lizzo replied to the video and captioned it: “Body positivity has entered the chat!”
Sienna has had several more videos go viral, contributing to her success on TikTok. One of her videos in August 2020 was a TikTok POV video where she hangs out on bleachers with two friends, with the song “Forever” from HBO’s hit show Euphoria playing over the video.
Once she went viral, Sienna began to post around four videos a day and interact with her fans to keep the momentum going. She has a background in competitive dancing and has been posting dancing videos to her account.
Sienna has been featured by TikTok as one of their 12 Latinx Trailblazers in Sept. 2020.
Sienna may be new to internet fame, but she has a long-term plan to use her platform for good. “I’m thinking more long term into the future and how I can use my platform for good,” Gomez told Business Insider. “I also want to show that influencers can be substantive, smart people who care about issues that matter.”
Since her rise to fame, Sienna has said she gets spotted and recognized a lot. “I get recognized, I think, probably every time I go out now, which is literally just crazy,” Gomez told Business Insider. “When I’m meeting people and networking with people who I’ve looked up to for so long, I’m honestly just trying not to fangirl over them.”
Sienna sells her merchandise under the brand Confidence is Cute. You can purchase her official merchandise right here through her official website. https://confidentiscute.com/