Bethany Mota was born in Modesto, California on November 7th 1995. Bethany was home-schooled along with her older sister Brittney for most of her life. In her spare time, she browsed YouTube and discovered the Beauty Community on it.Bethany Mota, known by her YouTube username MacBarbie07, is an American beauty guru, vlogger and YouTube celebrity. As of January 2014, Bethany Mota's YouTube channel, MacBarbie07, has over 4.8 million subscribers and over 372 million video views.Bethany Mota created her YouTube account in 2009 when she as 14. Her first video was a haul video titled First Video :) Mac and Sephora Haul. Her most popular video is a room tour video titled ROOM TOUR!!! (Macbarbie07). It was posted on June 30, 2013. As of August 2013, it has over 6 million views. Bethan's goal was to help young girls feel confident in themselves and feel good about themselves. Despite her channel being about makeup, Bethany wants everyone to know that they're beautiful know matter what. Bethany's main focus is her shopping haul and outfit showcase videos. She also creates videos on hair and makeup tutorials, DIY crafts and guides on interior decoration.