Kylie Jenner

American reality television star and fashion designer

Kylie Kristen Jenner (born August 10, 1997) is an American reality television personality, businesswoman and model. She is known for appearing on the E! reality TV show Keeping Up with the Kardashians. She is a daughter of Caitlyn Jenner and Kris Jenner. She has one sister, Kendall Jenner, and eight half-siblings: Kourtney, Kim, Khloé, and Rob Kardashian.

Kylie Jenner
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Kylie Jenner in January 2020
Born
Kylie Kristen Jenner

(1997-08-10) August 10, 1997 (age 22)
Occupation
  • Television personality
  • businesswoman
  • model
  • author
Years active2007–present
Known forKeeping Up with the Kardashians

"Kylie Cosmetics"

"Kylie Skin"
Net worth$900milllion
Height5 ft 6 in (1.68 m)[1]
Partner(s)Tyga (u. 2015–17)
Travis Scott (u. 2017–2019)
Children1
Parent(s)Kris Jenner
Caitlyn Jenner
Relatives (half-sisters)
 (half-brothers)

Jenner is famous for creating her own cosmetics line called Kylie Cosmetics. She also recently created her individual clothing line where she sells items from customized undergarments to customized sweatshirts.

Before fameEdit

She was a cheerleader for Sierra Canyon School, and her first modeling job was for a Sears clothing campaign titled Crush Your Style.

CareerEdit

Kylie appeared in People and Beautiful People magazine with her sister Kendall. She started her modeling career with the Sears line "Crush Your Style"; she also posed in photo shoots for OK! magazine, Teen Vogue and for photographer Nick Saglimbeni. She also modeled during New York Fashion Week 2011 for the Abbey Dawn Avril Lavigne collection and in the Hello Kitty show in Los Angeles for Forever 21. In 2015 she took part in the fashion show of her brother-in-law Kanye West (husband of her half-sister Kim Kardashian) held in New York during Fashion Week.

Kylie also created, together with her sisters, the glazes of O.P.I.'s "Kardashian Kolors" line, and two other glazes called "Wear Something Spar-Kylie" and "Rainbow in the S-Kylie". Kylie & Kendall launched a clothing line called Kendall and Kylie for Pacsun in February 2013. In June, together with their sister Kendall, they collaborated with the Topshop brand to launch a new capsule collection. The sisters also created a capsule collection with OVS. In October 2015, Jenner starred in Tyga's music video in the song "Dope'd Up".

In May 2016, she made her musical rapping debut on Burberry producer Perry's song "Beautiful Day" with Lil Yachty. In the fall of 2016, Jenner was announced as the new face of PUMA along with Rae Sremmurd.

In November 2016, Jenner also launched its cosmetics line called Kylie Cosmetics: she created a vast amount of products such as matte lip kits, gloss lipsticks, eyeshadow palettes, eyeliner, blush and highlighter. On December 10, 2016 opened its online merchandising shop, called The Kylie Shop.

In April 2017, she appeared by surprise at the Rio Americano High School dance in Sacramento alongside young Albert Ochoa after hearing that her date had been rejected.

Until January 14, 2019, she held the record for the most liked photo on Instagram with 18 million likes.

In 2019, Jenner founded his skin care brand Kylie Skin, which was launched on May 22, 2019. The brand began producing derma products, including face washes, scrubs, moisturizers and makeup removal wipes. In 2020, Kylie started selling her Skin products not just in America and in the USA but also in Europe through Douglas.

WealthEdit

According to Forbes, in 2019, Jenner's net worth was said to be at US$1 billion, making her, at age 21, the world's youngest billionaire as of March 2019,[2][3] though the notion of Jenner being self-made is a subject of controversy, owing to her privileged background.[4][5]

In May 2020, however, Forbes released a statement accusing Jenner of faking tax documents so she would appear as a billionaire. It also said that Jenner faked money numbers for Kylie Cosmetics.[6] Afterwards, she was stripped of her billionaire status and her title.

Private lifeEdit

Jenner and rapper Travis Scott have a daughter, Stormi Webster, born February 1, 2018. The couple separated in September 2019. Jenner had previously dated rapper Tyga from 2014 to 2017.

HeritageEdit

In March 2019, Forbes magazine included Kylie Jenner on its list of billionaires. Jenner became the world's youngest billionaire at the age of 21. Aside from her television career that began with Keeping Up with the Kardashians, Jenner's wealth also comes from her make-up company, Kylie Cosmetics, valued at $800 million.

ReferencesEdit

  1. Nicolaou, Elena. "Real Talk: How Tall Are the Kardashians?". Retrieved 2018-02-04.
  2. Robehmed, Natalie (March 5, 2019). "At 21, Kylie Jenner Becomes The Youngest Self-Made Billionaire Ever". Forbes. Retrieved March 5, 2019.
  3. "Kylie Jenner becomes world's youngest billionaire". BBC News. March 5, 2019. Retrieved March 9, 2019.
  4. "Kylie Jenner: Is she really a 'self-made' billionaire?". BBC News. March 6, 2019. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  5. Chu, Allyson (March 6, 2019). "Kylie Jenner, now a billionaire, is called 'self-made.' Is that really true?". The Washington Post. Retrieved March 10, 2019.
  6. Peterson-Withorn, Chase; Berg, Madeline (May 29, 2020). "Inside Kylie Jenner's Web Of Lies—And Why She's No Longer A Billionaire". Forbes. Retrieved May 29, 2020.

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