Mihlali Ndamase is one of the most famous beauty vloggers in South Africa and if you are interested in beauty and fashion then you’ve probably heard about her already.
At only 25 years old, the vlogger who also dabbles as a makeup artist and social media influencer has already created a big name for herself in the beauty and media industry and in 2021, she was listed on the Forbes 30 Under 30 list.
A few years ago, Mihlali suffered a tragedy when she lost her dad. Today we discuss who Mihlali Ndamase’s dad was and what caused his sudden demise.
Who was Mihlali Ndamase’s dad?
Mihlali Ndamase’s dad was a medical doctor who practiced his profession outside South Africa.
According to sources, Mihalali’s father and mother divorced when she was little and the young Youtube personality was raised by her mother and grandmother while her father flew outside the country to work, it is not clear which country he worked in.
The name of Mihlali Ndamase’s dad has not been revealed and his pictures are also currently not available online.
What happened to Mihlali Ndamase’s dad?
In 2018, Mihlali Ndamase’s world came down when her father passed on. The vlogger was only 22-years-old at the time.
What made the loss of Mihlali Ndamase’s dad even more painful for her and her family is that he committed suicide.
Before his death, Mihlali had tried to develop a relationship with him but he passed on before they got very far.
Since his death, Mihlali has been a champion for mental health well-being and through her social media platforms, she has been urging her fans to open up and talk to someone whenever they feel like they are struggling with mental issues.
Mihlali also got a semi-colon tattoo behind her ear which symbolizes solidarity and affirmation against mental health illnesses including suicide, addiction and depression.
Is Mihlali Ndamase’s mum still alive?
Yes, Mihlali Ndamase is alive and well. She is a fashion designer by profession and the mother and daughter duo have a great relationship. After her parents’ divorce, Mihlali solely lived with her mother which explains the closeness.
Mihlali loves spending time with her mother and often shares lovely posts of the two doing things together like a spa day.