Famous TikTok star Naya Mousa is considered the ultimate gender bender on social media with her incredible storytelling abilities while playing both male and female roles. She’s a celebrity influencer who has close to 300,000 Instagramfollowers and around 3.4 million followers and 124 million likes on TikTok. Naya’s storytelling is not meant to simply express herself but to help others be brave enough to love their true selves.
Naya was born in Syria but moved to the US after the war in her home country broke out. Back in Syria, life for LGBTQ people was extremely difficult, so when she moved to the US, life started improving for her. She discovered social media and found the many wonders it can do for her and the rest of the LGBTQ community. Today, Naya has been using almost all social media platforms to promote the welfare of LGBTQ people.
Naya started posting random videos on different social media sites just to entertain herself and some of her friends. As she became famous, people have gained inspiration from her role playing and she became a source for others to come out to their families. Due to the impact of her content, Naya chose to continue acting out stories to spread awareness of the struggles of the LGBTQ community.
One of the most interesting things about Naya and her videos on TikTok is the way she dresses and acts. She never lets gender norms dictate how she acts or what she wears as she acts both male and female roles in her made-up stories. Naya loves playing different gender roles and even gives names to the characters she portrays in her videos. Alex Ash is the name of the guy character, while the female character is named Naya Ash.
Naya has become a celebrity because of her fame on TikTok and other social media sites. In addition, she has had the opportunity to work on some major movies and TV projects as well as in numerous music videos. Wherever she goes, Naya always sees people smiling at her and others would take the chance to take selfies with her. Social media has indeed changed Naya’s life and she is able to advocate for people who identify with the LGBTQ community.
Naya’s portrayal of both male and female characters in her TikTok skits is so realistic that some people believe she has a twin. Naya takes this as a compliment, but at the same time, she knows she can still improve her content. She believes that no matter how skilful a person is in any field, learning and improving her skills is always her objective.
As a content creator, Naya considers herself a perfectionist as she wants her fans to see only her best efforts on her social media pages. This mindset, together with her persistence in achieving her goals, was key to bringing her the success she is enjoying today. Naya hopes to impact more people’s lives, especially the LGBTQ people, through her videos.