Kim Kardashian & Other Celebs Who Made Bank With Their Own Beauty Line

Kim Kardashian West just launched her first ever mascara on 23rd November.

It is a part of her brand, KKW Beauty’s Glam Bible Smokey Volume 1 set, which features a full collection of beauty products. What’s interesting is that the collection allows you to re-create the Keeping Up With The Kardashian’s star signature look.

Described as the “Holy Grail” of beauty needs by the star herself, Kim K’s mascara contains a long-lasting formula which defines the lashes instantly.
In a statement, the beauty mogul said, “This is the Holy Grail for all my beauty needs, I wanted everyone to have access to the products and tools you need to recreate some of my favourite looks, and there’s no better time to treat yourself or your loved ones than the Holidays!”
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Source: KKW

However, Kim K isn’t the first celebrity to launch a beauty collection. Here are 8 other celebrities who’ve made bank from launching their own line of beauty products.

1. Fenty Beauty by Rihanna 

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Source: Fenty Beauty

Rihanna’s beauty line, Fenty Beauty was a hit when first launched, blessing girls of different colours with its 40 diverse shades of foundation. What’s more, the release also included concealers, blush/highlighter duo with a compact mirror, creamy stick highlighters, makeup brushes, lip glosses, beauty blender and a tube of blotting papers.

2. Moonshot by YG Entertainment 

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Moonshot is  one of Korea’s hottest latest brand backed by YG Entertaintment, the label responsible for K-pop groups like BIGBANG and 2NE. The cosmetic brand was launched in 2014 and since then, its popularity has gone up with fans from all over Asia racing to grab products from this brand the minute their favourite artist wears it. The brand also partnered with Coson, the cosmetics R&D manufacturer behind Korea’s biggest beauty brands.

3. Circa by Eva Mendes 

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She sure knows a lot about heavy duty professional makeup and is pretty much the master of the bombshell looks! With her beauty line called CIRCA, you too can achieve the sexy sultry look for an affordable price that ranges from $7 to $15 (RM 29 to RM 63) — now that’s a bargain! Don’t be fooled with the price though, as Eva promises to create products with high quality that’s accessible for every woman. It’s even free from animal cruelty.

3. Simply Siti by Siti Nurhaliza 

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Source: Simply Siti

Malaysian sweetheart and singer, Dato’ Sri Siti Nurhaliza Tarudin founded Simply Siti, a local cosmetic brand in 2010. You can get her products from the local drugstores, online and even on AirAsia’s flights. The prices seem to be pretty reasonable too, which ranges around RM 60 each.

4. Juice Beauty by Gwyneth Paltrow

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Source: Juice Beauty

Actress Gwyneth Paltrow ventured in between her lifestyle brand Goop and organic cosmetics company, Juice Beauty. The brand first launched with a 78-piece collection and yes, you guessed it, all of the products contain over 70% of organic ingredients, sans any artificial fragrances or flavours. So you know your skin is well taken care of.

5. Kora Organics by Miranda Kerr 

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From supermodel to mogul, Miranda Kerr is now a founder of wellness brand called Kora Organics. In 2016, the green eyed beauty started Kora Organics which is a certified organic skincare and body line that includes hand creams, moisturizers, masks and eye creams. Perhaps, this could be your chance to get flawless skin like hers!

6. J.One by Ha Ji-Won 

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Award-winning actress and Korean influencer, Ha Ji-Won, wanted to shave off time taken to prep the skin, and that’s how she came up with J.One, a brand that consists of producing innovating multi-tasking products that are ideal for modern working women. It even made it on Sephora U.S’s list of best selling products.

7. Inglot x Jennifer Lopez 

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8. Kylie Cosmetics by Kylie Jenner 

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Kylie Jenner sent the internet into a frenzy when Forbes listed her to be on the track of the youngest self-made billionaire. The reality star and makeup mogul is said to be worth $900 (RM 3772) million at just 20 years of age. What’s more, the founder of Kylie Cosmetics, recently launched a special lip collection featuring KKW (yup, with her sister, Kim K) which showed her and Kim K twinning in their makeup collaboration.
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    29 November 2018