Meet the person who ‘glammed’ up Pia Wurtzbach at the Miss Universe 2017 pageant

Joan Leary


11/29/2017 04:11 PM
Meet the person who ‘glammed’ up Pia Wurtzbach at the Miss Universe 2017 pageant
Photo credit: @patrickstarrr IG


Pia Wurtzbach made Filipinos proud when she won the 2015 Miss Universe title. 

During this year's pageant, she came back as a judge and was glammed up by fellow Filipino, online personality Patrick Starrr. 

Patrick, having made a name for himself in the makeup world, built an empire in Youtube with more than 3 million subscribers.

Born Patrick Simondac, he didn’t expect all of this to happen but he shared in an interview with People that this all started when he was still a high school photographer and realized he could edit the looks using Photoshop.

“It was then that I realized I could Photoshop makeup on to the computer to eliminate blemishes, add blush, contour and shape brows. And that was basically the spark for my interest for makeup.”

Here are some of the things you should know about him:

- His parents are immigrants

Patrick Starrr is a full-blooded Filipino and his parents, who is a businessman and a nurse, migrated to the US. He is also their eldest son and they wanted him to pursue nursing but he chose his passion and made something out of it. They are very proud of his achievements now.


- He has worked with famous Hollywood stars

Patrick Starrr recently collaborated with reality star Kim Kardashian who opened a cosmetic line.



🙌🏽Backstage with @kendalljenner #NYFW

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- He supports his fellow Filipinos

Bretman Rock is also a Filipino makeup artist who grew up in Hawaii.


Father, son and Holy Spirit 💙❤️⭐️

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- He loves theater

Patrick admitted in his previous interview that he loved performing and that he could also play classical piano.


-He used to work for Mac Cosmetics….

And he now collaborated with the brand!



🌟😉IT'S OFFICIAL #MACPATRICKSTARRR . @maccosmetics #patrickstarrr

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These are just some of the fun facts about him. Keep slaying, Patrick Starrr!