Kylie Jenner responds to criticism of being crowned the youngest self-made billionaire: ‘I can’t say I’ve done it by myself’

Kylie Jenner responds to criticism of being crowned the youngest self-made billionaire: ‘I can’t say I’ve done it by myself’
  • Forbes called Kylie Jenner the youngest self-made billionaire in March after Kylie Cosmetics’ revenue grew by 9%.
  • Jenner’s new title caused a lot of negative reactions from people who disagreed with her being called “self-made.”
  • In an interview with the New York Times, Jenner has responded to the idea that she is self-made.
  • According to Jenner herself, none of her money is inherited but she did receive a lot of help in building her fortune.

Less than a month after Forbes crowned Kylie Jenner the youngest self-made billionaire, the 21-year-old Kylie Cosmetics mogul is speaking out following a public outcry that included claims that she didn’t qualify for the “self-made” part of her title.

According to Forbes, Jenner became the youngest billionaire in the world when her Kylie Cosmetics revenue grew by 9% to approximately $360 million, bringing the company’s total worth to an estimated $900 million. Jenner’s title quickly garnered a lot of negative reactions, with Twitter lighting up with criticism that Jenner had got

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Kylie Jenner denies putting her Jordyn Woods-inspired lip kit on sale, and seems to confirm they’ve been in contact since the cheating scandal

Kylie Jenner denies putting her Jordyn Woods-inspired lip kit on sale, and seems to confirm they’ve been in contact since the cheating scandal
  • In an interview with the New York Times, published Saturday, Kylie Jenner denied using her company to send a message about her relationship with Jordyn Woods.
  • After news broke that Khloe Kardashian’s boyfriend Tristan Thompson had been spotted getting cozy with Woods, fans noticed the Kylie Cosmetics lip kit named “Jordy” had been put on sale.
  • “That is just not my character. I would never do something like that and when I saw it, I was like, thrown back,” Jenner said. “Jordyn knows I didn’t actually put it on sale.”
  • According to Jenner, the lip kit had already been on sale for a couple weeks due to a change in packaging.

Kylie Jenner recently addressed the cheating scandal surrounding Tristan Thompson and her best friend, Jordyn Woods, for the first time.

In an interview with the New York Times, published Saturday, Jenner denied using her company vindictively to send a message about her relationship with Woods, as fans previously thought she had.

“That is just not my character. I would never do something like that and when I saw it, I was like, thrown back,” she told the Times.

After news broke that Khloe Kardashian’s boyfriend had been spotted getting cozy with Woods in February, fans noticed the Kylie Cosmetics lip kit named “Jordy” had been put on sale.

Read more:A complete timeline of Tristan Thompson reportedly cheating on Khloe Kardashian with Kylie Jenner’s best friend, Jordyn Woods

But according to Jenner, the lip kit had

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Kim defended herself and her sisters’ promotion of controversial products like waist trainers, teeth whiteners, and weight-loss tea

Kim  defended herself and her sisters’ promotion of controversial products like waist trainers, teeth whiteners, and weight-loss tea
  • In an interview with the New York Times, published Saturday, Kim Kardashian West addressed backlash to her family’s sponsored Instagram posts for controversial products.
  • “If there is work that is really easy that doesn’t take away from our kids, that’s like a huge priority,” she said.
  • Specifically, she defended her own endorsements of HiSmile teeth whitening and various waist trainers, as well as Kendall Jenner’s widely mocked partnership with Proactiv.
  • Kris Jenner and Khloe Kardashian also commented on the backlash in the New York Times profile.

Kim kardashian West recently addressed backlash to her family’s controversial product endorsements.

In an interview with the New York Times, published Saturday, the 38-year-old businesswoman said she does actually use the products she promotes on Instagram, such as HiSmile teeth whiteners and waist trainers.

She also defended Kendall Jenner’s widely mocked partnership with Proactiv, for which people accused the model of inauthenticity: “She never thought she’d ever be able to be a model because of her acne,” kardashian West said.

Read more:Kendall Jenner’s ‘most raw story’ turned out to be a brand deal with Proactive — and people are not pleased

“If there is work that is really easy that doesn’t take away from our kids, that’s like a huge priority, if someone was faced with the same job opportunities, I think they would maybe consider,” kardashian West told the Times.

She added: “You’re going to get backlash for almost everything so as long as you like it or believe in it or it’s worth it financially, whatever your decision may be, as long as you’re OK with tha

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The Tell All About Jordyn Woods, Fyre Festival and Being Billionaires

The  Tell All About Jordyn Woods, Fyre Festival and Being Billionaires

But maybe you’re in a rush, so here’s some great highlights:

Kim kardashian West said she will not be running for office anytime soon. (A previous time she was asked, she said “never say never.”)

“No, I don’t think so,” she said. “It would be probably the most stressful job in the world, and I don’t think that’s for me.”

Kanye West’s involvement in the kardashian business empire, along with “momager” Kris Jenner, is pretty intense:

If Kris is the founder and chief executive of kardashian Inc., Kanye has become the creative director. He frequently texts with the producers, offering input on the opening images which initially had a 1970s sitcom feel and now feature the women in nude tones and sleek, silvery poses. And he shared his thoughts on the backdrop of the confessionals, which now bathe the women in amber light. “He’s a real creative force, clearly, and had thoughts on marketing, thoughts on presentation of the show, on the opening title sequence,” said Adam Stotsky, the president of E!

And he makes home décor decisions! Kris Jenner explained, after a recent home visit from Mr. West:

He pointed to a new piece of furniture. “He said, ‘I really think that little entry table would look better over there. So what did

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