Who is Sierra Skye?
Sierra Skye, or Sierra Egan, is an American swimsuit model and social media star who has over 4 million followers on her Instagram profile. She originally gained recognition following her first modeling job with Boutine Los Angeles, with which she later signed a sponsorship deal. Through her social media profiles, she has also endorsed several other fashion brands such as PrettyLittleThing, The Hair Shop, Fashion Nova, White Fox Active, MESHKI, Plumeria Swimwear, ONEONE Swimwear, Moda Glam Boutique, and Gooseberry Intimates. Along with her boyfriend, photographer and social media star Roman Palumbo, she runs the YouTube channel 'Roman & Sierra's World'. While the channel is a few years old, they recently expressed their intension to put more time and effort into their YouTube channel in the current year.
Rise to Stardom
Sierra Skye loved spending time with children and was contemplating pursuing a course after completing school when her life took a striking turn. While she was passionate about fitness and fashion as a child, she did not have career goals in the modeling field and only had started out her social media journey by joining various platforms, especially Instagram. The first picture she uploaded on the platform in May 2015 was that of her kitten. Looking at her current Instagram feed, one would think it is a mix of her dedicated workout routine, her voluptuous beauty and her carefree lifestyle that drew numerous fans to her.
Sierra Skye told in a Q&A video that she had only a few thousand followers when she was in high school, but it all changed after she met her boyfriend Roman Palumbo, who had a couple hundred thousand followers at the time. They began traveling together to places like Hawaii and Costa Rica, often with family, and he began tagging her on his posts, which helped her gain exposure. They also began making couple-type videos which became very popular with their fans.
Roman Palumbo, a professional photographer, helped her get the attention of the brand Boutine Los Angeles, which offered her a modeling assignment. It was her first proper modeling job, and she accepted it following encouragement from her mother and Roman. Her social media following soared as the brand began tagging her on their posts as well. She later signed a contract with the talent agency, Elite Model Management, Miami, and began working as a professional model for international fashion brands, and made a name for herself as a swimsuit model. While it has just been a little over four years now, her popularity on Instagram has grown exponentially, earning her over 4 million followers already.
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Family & Personal Life
Sierra Skye was born as Sierra Egan on November 6, 1995, in Los Angeles, California, United States. She grew up in the Malibu region of the state. She has Italian, Native American, English and Irish ancestry. She has a sister. Sierra began dancing when she was just three years old and has been dancing all throughout her life, mastering the craft. In middle school and high school, she was also in a competitive team and traveled to various locations to participate in competitions. Her specialty is tap dancing, even though she knows many types of dance including contemporary, jazz, and ballet. She also did cheerleading for four years in high school.
She graduated from school in 2014 and enrolled into California State University Channel Islands for a 4-year nursing course, but left it two years later due to pressure from her modeling career. She has a weird form of obsessive-compulsive disorder known as brumotactillophobia, which is the fear of food touching other food, which she got from her mother. She is a licensed aesthetician. She underwent breast augmentation procedure when she was 18 years old.
Sierra Skye has been in a relationship with Roman Palumbo, who is also a social media personality and a professional photographer, for nearly five years now. They knew each other for some time through their mutual friends, and had crush on each other, but eventually talked face to face after she texted him while spending time at a club he was promoting at the time. Both of them were still in school when they first met, but they often traveled together with family and had social media presence together.
Sierra and Roman also share a YouTube channel titled 'Roman & Sierra's World' on which they began uploading videos in March 2017. They uploaded only a few videos throughout 2017 and 2018, but returned to YouTube in January 2019 and provided their fans with an exclusive tour of their house that they bought together a couple months back. Since then, they have been quite active on the channel and post different types of videos including vlogs, travel videos, Q&A's, shopping hauls, pranks, challenges and others.