Kylie Jenner's Forbes Cover Calling Her A 'Self-Made' Billionaire Receives Backlash

Ruben Ruiz
July 13, 2018

The reality TV star and daughter of Kris and Caitlyn Jenner is on the cover of Forbes' America's Women Billionaires issue.

Jenner now ranks at number 27 on Forbes' list of "America's Richest Self-Made Women".

Kylie Jenner has been slammed for being called a "self-made billionaire" by Forbes.

At the time of publication, the fundraiser had a single donation of $5.

'Kylie Jenner was on the cover of Forbes Magazine today for having a net worth of 900 million dollars, which is heartbreaking, ' read the GoFundMe description.

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"Calling Kylie Jenner self-made without acknowledging anywhere the incredible headstart she had is what allows people to turn around and look at poor people and ask them why they haven't become billionaires yet", one critic tweeted.

Forbes reports that Kylie Cosmetics has sold more than $630 million worth of makeup since its initial launch, including an estimated $330 million in 2017 alone.

But that's not even all of her earnings.

According to a conservative estimate made by the magazine her cosmetics line [Kylie cosmetics] is worth around $800 million.

Dictionary.com wants to let Kylie Jenner and Forbes know the meaning behind the word "self-made".

A former producer of Real Housewives of Atlanta shared Kylie's cover on Instagram with the caption, "Being on a reality show isn't so bad, eh?" "I have such easy access to my fans and my customers".

Other reports by GizPress

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