Kylie Jenner Covers Forbes As Next ‘Youngest-Ever Self-Made Billionaire
Pretty good for a family that got famous for being famous! Kylie Jenner appearing on the cover of a magazine isn’t something we’d bat an eyelash over. But we looked twice when we saw her when her on Forbes’ August issue ranking the most successful women entrepreneurs in America.
The 20-year-old has a makeup empire, Kylie Cosmetics, is one of seven newcomers on the list, which includes f her sister Kim Kardashian. She has amassed $900 million dollars since launching the brand three years ago, which makes her the youngest person on the fourth annual ranking of America’s Richest Self-Made Women. She is on track to beat out Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg and Snapchat king Evan Spiegel.
She recently made headlines for ditching her signature lip fillers.
After trademarking the brand in 2014, Jenner said she put up $250,000 of her own money made from modeling contracts and endorsement deals to kick-start the brand with the first batch of lip kits. She couldn’t believe the original 15,000 unit order sold out in less than a minute.
She currently has 110 million followers on Instagram and millions more on Snapchat and Twitter.
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