American YouTube and Instagram star Olivia Jade Giannulli’s life was turned upside down this week when her parents were charged over their links to a university-admissions bribery scandal. Sephora cuts ties with Instagram star Olivia Jade Giannulli over bribery scandal On Tuesday, United States federal agents charged Lori Loughlin, the model and star of the American sitcom Full House and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, with agreeing to pay US$500,000 in bribes in exchange for having Olivia Jade Giannulli and her sister, Isabella Rose Giannulli, designated as recruits to the University of Southern California’s rowing team to help their admissions to the university; neither girl takes part in rowing. Do social media influencers signify the slow death of style? Before the arrests, Olivia Jade Giannulli, 19, enjoyed what appeared to be an enviable life, with videos showcasing her fashionable outfits, luxe holidays and expensive gifts. YouTube will always be my #1 passion. I promise I’d way rather be filming 24/7 than sitting in 6 hours of classes straight but an education is also super important to me Olivia Jade Giannulli, post, February 2019 With millions of social-media followers, she established paid partnerships with brands such as Amazon and Sephora, the French personal care and beauty store brand, while also attending the university. On Thursday, Sephora announced it had cancelled its collaboration with Giannulli. Check out her glamorous life – spent balancing her demands at University of Southern California (USC) with a thriving career as a YouTube and Instagram star and social-media influencer. Olivia Jade Giannulli’s parents – Lori Loughlin (below right) and Mossimo Giannulli – eloped in 1997. Their first daughter, Isabella Rose Giannulli, was born in 1998. Olivia Jade Giannulli followed in 1999. In 2014, Olivia Jade Giannulli began making a name for herself on YouTube, launching a beauty-centric channel. She was just 14 when she posted her first YouTube video. In the years since, Olivia Jade Giannulli has gained almost 2 million followers on the social network. The influencer also has more than 1 million followers on Instagram. How ‘pet influencers’ earn US$16,000 for a dog photo on Instagram Olivia Jade Giannulli’s videos sometimes feature her mother and other family members. In a popular video from December, she filmed herself teaching her mother and actor John Stamos – who played Uncle Jesse in Full House – slang terms. They also provide a window into her life of luxury, which includes expensive gifts and holidays. Her main interests seem to be beauty and YouTube, with the influencer tweeting in February that “YouTube will always be my #1 passion. “I promise I’d way rather be filming 24/7 than sitting in 6 hours of classes straight but an education is also super important to me”. YouTube will always be my #1 passion. I promise I’d way rather be filming 24/7 than sitting in 6 hours of classes straight but an education is also super important to me so thank u for ur patience and letting me figure out time management . Ily bbs — Olivia Jade (@oliviajadee) February 6, 2019 <!--//--><![CDATA[// ><!--\n\n\n//--><!]]> Olivia Jade Giannulli has long been upfront that she has less interest in studying – commenting in her second video that going to classes “is not fun”. Why did Meghan Young reject law to be an Instagram influencer? Despite that, she began studying at USC in 2018. In August 2018, Giannulli faced an online backlash after saying she didn’t really care about studying, but that she wanted “the experience of like game days, partying” at USC. After starting classes at USC, she continued to post YouTube videos and act as a paid partner for brands such as Amazon Prime Student, Sephora and SmileDirectClub. Is Huawei’s Meng Wanzhou fashion's newest influencer? In December, she released a powder palette in collaboration with Sephora. As part of the scheme to have Olivia Jade Giannulli and her sister, Isabella Rose Giannulli, designated as recruits to the USC’s rowing team, to Mossimo Giannulli is accused of photographing Olivia Jade Giannulli on an indoor rowing machine. He then sent the photo to the scheme’s ringleader to make it appear as if she was a recruit for the rowing team, according to an affidavit released by the US Justice Department. China’s 7 top travel influencers with an instinct for #wanderlust trends No students have been charged in the bribery scheme; prosecutors said that in most cases the students didn’t know their parents were involved in bribes. Olivia Jade Giannulli has not responded to a request for a comment. Olivia Jade Giannulli’s social-media profiles have been flooded with many negative comments, while her Sephora product page has been filled with negative reviews. Olivia Jade Giannulli was reportedly on a yacht owned by Rick Caruso, the chairman of USC's board of trustees, in the Bahamas for her spring break when the scandal broke. Want more stories like this? Sign up here . Follow STYLE on Facebook , Instagram and Twitter This article originally appeared on Business Insider .