ORLANDO, Fla. - Talia Castellano, the inspiring cancer-patient-turned-YouTube-beauty-guru-turned-honorary-CoverGirl died on Tuesday at the age of 13.
The Orlando, Fla., teen was diagnosed with cancer when she was 7-years-old and had spent the last six months in the hospital with only one trip home, according to her Facebook page.
Her YouTube channel and personal story went viral after appearing on the Ellen DeGeneres show back in October of 2012. She had more than 750,000 followers on her YouTube makeup tutorial channel.
"The journey of having cancer has been amazing, but every journey has to have an end," she said in a video posted on Aug. 7, 2012.