13-Year-Old CoverGirl Talia Passes Away After 6-Year Battle With Cancer

Talia Joy Castellano's YouTube make-up tutorials earned her a spot as the face of Covergirl last year. She passed away Tuesday.

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Talia's make-up tutorials became so popular that last year she was offered a chance to be the face of CoverGirl.

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Ellen offered her condolences on Twitter upon hearing the news.

This year I met a very special girl, and today we lost her. Sending my heart to Talia's family. I'm so sad.

Ellen DeGeneres

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This year I met a very special girl, and today we lost her. Sending my heart to Talia's family. I'm so sad.

Ryan Broderick is a reporter for BuzzFeed News and is based in London.

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