Christel bought a Nissan Xterra before she was 16 using her Young and Restless paychecks.
Christel is very close friends with her former Young and Restless
Christel was nominated for NAACP Image Award as Outstanding Actress in a Daytime Drama Series in 2005, 2005 and 2007.
Christel was nominated for a Young Artist's Award, for Best Performance in TV series, in 2003 and 2004.
Christel's favorite subject in school was psychology.
Christel has said that people have told her that she looks like actress, Jennifer Beals.
Christel's favorite comfort food is mashed potatoes.
Christel has two dogs, Rocky and Mimzy.
Christel plays the guitar.
Christel's father is Pakistani, and her mother is half African-American, and half white.
Christel's favourite actor is Meryl Streep. Her favorite TV show is Nip/Tuck.
She is 5'3" (1.60 m).
Christel: I feel more alive when it's dark outside, and I hate waking up early.