Kylie Jenner beats Zuck as youngest billionaire
Kylie Jenner beats Zuck as youngest billionaire
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Kylie Jenner beats Zuck as youngest billionaire

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Move over Zuck, there's a new, youngest billionaire in town, Kylie Jenner. Forbes is reporting that Kylie Jenner of Keeping Up With The Kardashians fame, is now the youngest self made billionaire. Facebook founder, Mark Zuckerberg used to hold that crown. Crossing the billion dollar worth line at 23 years old But now it belongs to 21-year-old Jenner. If you don't keep up with the Kardashians, Kylie Jenner started her own makeup line, Kylie Cosmetics, in late 2015. Promotion for the brand leaned heavily on Jenner's massive social media following, particularly on Instagram, where she currently has over 128 million followers. The brand made a massive splash in the beauty industry almost immediately. In the report Forbes estimated the company's worth at around $900 million. Combined with her income from the reality show that made her family famous, the site crowned her the youngest self-made billionaire. But the Internet doesn't seem to be too keen on Forbes using the phrase self-made to describe Jenner's success. Tons of Twitter users replied to the announcement with mocking, sarcastic comments. Even dictionary.com got in on the action to the Tweet, poking fun at Forbes use of the term. Whether you think Jenner's beauty empire is the result of hard work and good business choices Or does the success because of the mass and head start she got by having a rich famous family. One thing's clear, her brand shows no signs of stopping. You probably wont see too much Kardashian news here in CNET.com. But you can stay tuned for all the best tech news reviews and culture coverage. I'm Ashley Scava be in humans.

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