According to Ava Louise, who was Ethan’s best friend, the makeup artist was reportedly struggling with an addiction.
“My best friend from all over the world, my twin flame… .. the only person there for me when I had no one,” she wrote on Twitter on Saturday September 5th. “I love you Ethan, I’m at a loss for words. I wish I knew how bad it was. I know what you would like me to say to the internet rn but I’m heartbroken to say it. Rip. ”
“Addiction is a disease. I had to put Ethan on the sidelines for the last few weeks and discuss its use with him. Everyone around him was scared, ”she continued. “I just wish I f-king tried harder. “