|Net Worth:||$20 Million|
|Real Name:||Dr. Sandra Lee|
|Born:||December 20, 1970|
|Age:||50 years old|
|Height:||5ft & 4in / 1.62m|
|Astrological Sign:||Sagittarius ♐|
|Home Town:||Upland, California, United States|
|Most Famous For:||TLC Skin Issues Show|
How Dr. Pimple Popper Built A Net Worth of $20 Million
Dr. Sandra Lee is a skin cancer surgeon, dermatologist, and cosmetic surgeon who is licensed in the state of California. However, despite her impressive credentials, she is better known to most as Dr. Pimple Popper. Dr. Lee her own skincare YouTube channel that has gone viral, and her own show on TLC that is now in its fourth season. Her programming is a mixture of education and entertainment because of her lively personality, and fans eat it up. Her massive success on both platforms has led to her net worth of $20 million.
If you take a look at her YouTube channel, you will find an array of information that is useful and interesting. Sometimes she posts videos of cosmetic surgeries such as liposuction, Botox, and fillers. Other times she talks about some common skin issues such as acne, warts, and cysts and offers advice on what you can do if you are plagued by one of them. In addition, she educates her audience on different skin diseases to help protect them and alert them to situations where they need to seek out professional healthcare treatment.
Currently, her YouTube channel under the pseudonym, Dr. Pimple Popper, has more than seven million subscribers, and it averages 3,500 new subscriptions daily. In total, her channel has been viewed more than 3.8 billion times, which is a massive feat for any YouTube star. That means that on average her channel gets 1.8 million views a day which translates into about $9,000 a day in passive income from YouTube alone.
Of course, Dr. Lee also earns income via her actual career as a surgeon and medical doctor. She is very aware of her fanbase and also supplements her YouTube earnings with merchandise sales. Available for purchase from her store is her special acne spot treatment, extractor, and even personalized Dr. Pimple Popper t-shirts. In 2017 she launched her skincare product line named SLMD Skincare Products and in 2019 her TLC television series premiered. It has been well received and is now in its fourth season which has helped boost her net worth tremendously.
Interestingly enough, Dr. Lee says that the show actually doesn’t pay her much at all compared to her YouTube earnings. Instead, she says she gets a small salary, but she benefits the most from using the TLC program as a publicity platform. Through the show, she has made many new fans who now follow her on YouTube boosting her main source of income outside of her medical practice.