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'" she says, explaining that the ability to connect with others outside the bubble she was born into was a life-affirming experience.
"I went from being a loser wearing a back brace with no friends and being bullied to an internet person," Hanna pauses for a moment, taking stock of it all.
Blogger for Buzznet who is managed by Two Management as a model. She was born in New York City, but moved to Los Angeles, California when she was 5 years old.
She is extremely popular on social media with more than 300,000 followers on her barbiebeth Instagram account.
Despite all of this though, Hanna still wouldn't change a single thing about her trajectory — after all, as she puts it, Myspace was what helped her find "purpose" during those pivotal teenage years.
"I didn't understand like what I was going to do in life, because I was just like, 'What the fuck is going on?
And though stranger people have definitely wandered into this establishment before, somewhat inexplicably, heads begin to turn as she settles down in the corner with her tequila soda, a small smile on her face as she turns her attention to a waiter who desperately wants to chat her up. " He asks excitedly — a question she answers with a deadpan, "I'm a florist." And while it was meant to be a conversation-ending statement, it's something the waiter latches onto, proceeding to ask her about the floral arrangements in the bar.
Alongside the likes of Kiki Kannibal and Izzy Hilton, Hanna joined a crew of powerful online icons who helped morph internet culture into the beast it is today — selfies, influencers, et al.
"It was just hard for me to wrap my head around everything I guess." And because of this, Hanna prefers to look at the positive.
To her, it's much more useful to encourage all the young women following her to delve into their passions and channel their energy toward the endeavors that matter to them.
She was briefly engaged to actor Chris Zylka in 2014.
The sun is just beginning to set on the LA Strip when Hanna Beth arrives — a vision of glitter and Gucci amidst the wood-paneled sports bar she's suggested for our meeting.