Married At First Sight’s Martha Kalifatidis shares her influencer struggles as she admits her ‘work-life balance isn’t the healthiest’
Since appearing on Married At First Sight two years ago, Martha Kalifatidis’ humble life as a makeup artist has completely changed.
The reality star, 32, now spends her days sharing sponsored posts on Instagram, and brands are willing to pay her thousands of dollars to feature on her account.
But despite the obvious perks of being her own boss, Martha told Who Magazine this week her new career has its own set of challenges.
Influencer struggles: After appearing on Married At First Sight star Martha Kalifatidis’ humble life as a make-up artist has completely changed. Now, an Instagram Influencer, the 32-year-old told Who Magazine ‘My work-life balance isn’t the healthiest right now’
‘My work-life balance isn’t the healthiest right now,’ she said.
However, there’s a positive side to her hectic, with Martha admitting: ‘But funnily enough, I thrive living like this.’
She also discussed her role as a ‘real’ beauty ambassador, who doesn’t lie to her followers about filters and cosmetic procedures.
Real talk: She also discussed her role as a ‘real’ beauty ambassador . ‘Everyone is over seeing these perfectly curated, beige feeds, perfect bodies and skin that is blemish and dimple free. We want to see ambassadors who looks like us, our friends and our peers,’ she added
‘I’ve been criticised for having had plastic surgery and being so open about it. The way I define “real” is the ability to be transparent and authentic,’ she said.
‘Everyone is over seeing these perfectly curated, beige feeds, perfect bodies and skin that is blemish and dimple free.
‘We want to see ambassadors who looks like us, our friends and our peers.’
Earlier this year, Martha’s boyfriend Michael Brunelli, 30, revealed she was the ‘breadwinner’ in their relationship.
Influencer Vs influencer! Married At First Sight star Michael Brunelli has revealed girlfriend Martha Kalifatidis is the ‘breadwinner’ for the pair
‘Martha makes more money than me and I’m f**king proud of her!’ he said during an Instagram Q&A.
‘She has worked her a** off to get where she is today and it’s only just the beginning.’
‘Any guy who has an issue with his partner making more than he does gives off serious small d**k energy.’
Martha and Michael, a former teacher-turned-fitness entrepreneur, met on the 2019 season of Married At First Sight, and are one of the show’s few success stories.
Proud boyfriend: ”Martha makes more money than me and I’m f—ng proud of her!’ he told his 276,000 followers on Instagram