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Kylie Cosmetics Is About To Reach A Billion Dollars In Sales And I'm Still Paying Off My Student Loans

Whether you like her or not, the numbers are impressive.

If you think Kim Kardashian selling $14.4 million dollars worth of contour kits in five minutes was impressive, we gotta talk about Kylie Cosmetics for a sec.

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WWD reports Kim's youngest sibling, who launched her sometimes controversial makeup brand in 2015, is on her way to a billion dollars in sales.

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Yup. You read it right, BILLION, with a B.

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Wether we like it or not, the Kardashian-Jenner family has influenced the market more than we think and people are eager to buy whatever they're selling.

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Ok maybe not everything, but most things.

In an interview with WWD, Kris Jenner revealed that in just 18 months, Kylie Cosmetics has made $420 million in retail sales.

If that's not impressive enough, let's compare these numbers to other established beauty brands: It took Tom Ford Beauty a decade to reach $500 million, 25 years for Bobbi Brown to get to the billion dollar mark, and 80 years for LancĂ´me!

Business is still booming for Kylie, whose sales will likely increase by 25% this year. That means her brand will make $386 million in 2017. If that pattern continues, Kylie Cosmetics will reach the billion dollar mark by 2022.

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You've come so far, Kylie!

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