Her last name is Jenner, as in, Kris and Caitlyn Jenner, her parents, who are very rich and very famous. The Kylie Cosmetics Instagram touts some 16 million followers while Kylie Jenner's personal page, which she regularly endorses her makeup on, has roughly 110 million followers.
"Kylie Cosmetics launched two years ago with a $29 "lip kit" consisting of a matching set of lipstick and lip liner, and has sold more than $630 million worth of makeup since, including an estimated $330 million in 2017", reads the report. Forbes said it valued her company at almost $800 million, and Jenner owns 100 percent of it.
"Social media is an incredible platform; I have such easy access to my fans and my customers".
Kylie, who also features on the cover of Forbes' August edition, has made about $900 million as the founder and owner of Kylie Cosmetics, her commercial deals with Puma and other brands and through the revenue that comes from being a reality TV star.
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Irizarry filmed the video about a month ago, but it has gained recent traction and since been watched more than a million times. She purchased a permit to rent a picnic area in the park, and arrived wearing a shirt that displayed the Puerto Rican flag.
Jenner has become the youngest person to ever appear in the ranking, and is estimated to be on her way to becoming the youngest self-made billionaire ever, ahead of even Mark Zuckerberg, who became a billionaire at age 23.
"I have such easy access to my fans and my customers", she said.
Kim Kardashian West may have put her family on the map with the highly successful, incredibly lucrative E! reality show, Keeping Up With the Kardashians, but it's her baby sister Kylie Jenner whose banking the most from her celebrity. "I turned to makeup to help me feel more confident". She used her social media accounts and loyal following to tease the kits which sold out in less than one minute in 2015. "I don't want to do it with anyone else, '" Jenner told Forbes, saying she used almost a quarter million dollars of her own money from modeling to make the first 15,000 lip kits.
Jenner's company only has seven full-time and five part-time employees. She has become so dominant on social media that when she tweeted that she had become bored with Snapchat, its parent company's stock lost 6% of its value within a day, around $1.3bn.