Kylie Jenner and Huda Kattan
Historically the beauty industry has been a sector ruled by women. Income brands such as Elizabeth Arden, Estee Lauder and Merle Norman, founded in the twentieth century, growing from year to year. The other day Forbes released its annual list of the richest women, which included some of the founder of beauty brands. It is about them and will be discussed in our material.
Who: Katie Rodan and Kathy fields, the founder of the company Proactiv Solutions Rodan + Fields
State: $ 1.5 billion
Dermatologists and namesake, Rodan and fields met during their studies at Stanford University in 1984. More than ten years ago, they created together a cure for acne treatment Proactiv and are now developing anti-aging cosmetic products for the skin. Fields and Rodin say that they are first and foremost doctors (they are still two times per week attended at the clinic — as you know, turn to the experts painted for two years forward), and not a business woman, but they are successful working with two brands in skin care have led them into the list of the most successful American women — the status of each, Forbes estimated at $ 750 million (Rodan and fields owns 50 percent of the company).
Katie Rodan (left) and Katie fields
Who: Anastasia Soare, founder of Anastasia Beverly Hills
State: $ 1 billion
Soare was born in Romania and emigrated to Los Angeles in 1989. Being a 32-year-old single mother who did not know English and could not even get a credit card, Soare began his career in the USA from scratch — worked as a beautician in a local beauty salons. She decided that in America, women have little time to devote to my eyebrows to correct the situation, she decided with eyebrow correction, based on the principles of the Golden section.
In the technique of the Golden section, which the entrepreneur has patented, is based on a mathematical ratio of 1,168 to 1.0 to create a perfect arc. Brand Anastasia Beverly Hills was launched in 2000. Since the products of the brand began to advertise in social networks all the world stars, from Cindy Crawford and Naomi Campbell to Kim Kardashian (who would doubt), the company’s revenue in the year was up $ 340 million (according to WWD), add to that 200 million a year for services for the correction and coloring eyebrows (Pitchbook data).
Who: Pat McGrath, makeup artist and founder of the brand Pat McGrath Labs
State: $ 1 billion
The daughter of immigrants from Jamaica, born in London, McGrath began her career as a makeup artist, working with Vogue, W and Harper’s Bazaar. In the late 80s after high school, Pat met photographer Craig Mandinam, a fashion editor Edward Enninful and stylists Guido Palau and Eugene Suleiman. In 1994, the girl began to cooperate with the photographer next Steven Meisel, and thanks to his support McGrath was invited to shooting advertising campaigns for such fashion houses as Versace, Prada, Dolce & Gabbana, Dior, Louis Vuitton, Lanvin and Givenchy.
In 2015 the most famous makeup artist in the world has launched its own line of cosmetic products. Needless to say, that shimmering pigments, military and appliances used mad demand. Last year, she was awarded the statuette of the Council of American fashion designers in the CFDA (as the world’s only make-up artist, by the way), is now in her 80 shows per season, and countless advertising campaigns and shoots for magazines.
Who: Kylie Jenner, Kylie the founder of the Cosmetics
Condition: $ 900 million
Kylie Cosmetics brand was founded in the year 2016. The debut product of the brand — a set of contour pencil and liquid matte lipsticks, costing 29 dollars (that could still produce a lover injections for lip augmentation). Since then, cosmetics have been sold more than 630 million.
Forbes placed Kylie Jenner on the cover of the new issue, the subject of which were women entrepreneurs. 20-year-old founder of the Cosmetics Kylie took 27 th place in the list of selfmade women and became the youngest participant in the history of the publication (ahead of his sister Kim Kardashian).
Who: Huda Kattan, founder of Huda Beauty
Condition: $ 550 million
Huda Kattan has created the brand (huda translated from Arabic — the support of beauty in English beauty) and YouTube channel and made an account on Instagram, main topics: makeup lessons, review beauty products and, of course, the very beautiful Huda. A couple of years the number of its followers in social networks has reached 26 million people, thus it became the most popular beauty blogger in the Middle East. In UAE were waiting for unprecedented success, HUD has captured the hearts of local women who loved bright beauty images. Hatton became recognizable because flatly refused hijab: she wore seductive outfits, which provoked a stir.
She started her family business, together with sisters Mona and Al, and issued false eyelashes. Today the range of brand there is everything from pencils to lip up a base under eyeshadow. This summer beauty Mogul launched her on a reality show Facebook Watch called Huda Boss.
Who: Kendra Scott
Condition: $ 500 million
Although Kendra Scott is mainly engaged in the production of jewelry (jewelry her design worn by Sofia Vergara, Hilary Duff and Eva Longoria), a woman has a line of nail lacquers, the shades inspired by which metals and semi-precious stones.
In 2016, with dozens of shops selling jewelry businesswoman Kendra brought 200 million dollars, the stores, selling its goods and Internet Commerce has brought exactly the same amount, plus another 100 million from the sale of varnishes.
Who: Kim Kardashian is a founder of the KKW Beauty
Condition: $ 350 million
As our material could do without Kim Kardashian, which is just five minutes to make five million dollars! Reality TV star founded the brand KKW Beauty in June 2017. The first products in the line were funds for contouring (branded chip the wife of Kanye West) and military. On the first day of sales, the brand has gained $ 14 million.
Advertise your beauty is the brainchild of Kim was, of course, Instagram (well no wonder she is called the Queen of social networks). The first funds, which was only available on the website of the star was completely sold out within two hours. In 2017, the scent of her perfume line “made” $ 10 million per day, despite the fact that we are talking about online sales, ie customers do not even know how smell this perfume.