Jeffree Star has revealed that he raked in over $20 million from his hottest eye shadow palette and we’re truthfully shook.
The magnificence mogul, who has greater than 16.1 million subscribers on YouTube, is the star of digital documentary collection The Beautiful World of Jeffree Star made by fellow content material creator Shane Dawson.
Investigating life behind-the-scenes at his make-up firm Jeffree Star Cosmetics, the second episode within the collection noticed Shane grill the star on just how a lot his magnificence enterprise was raking in.
‘How much… do you think you take home for your biggest palette,’ the presenter requested Jeffree, prompting the sweetness guru to ponder his reply.
‘It’s onerous to say on one particular one,’ he replied, ‘I’d must do some quantity work.’
Finally providing up his reply on an iPhone calculator (how else is he alleged to rely his thousands and thousands?), Jeffree revealed that he had taken house a staggering $20,800,000 (round £168 million) from one palette alone.
Honestly, we needed to re-watch that clip a number of occasions just to even comprehend that quantity.
Ever the standard star, Jeffree admitted that you possibly can ‘probably shave a million or two off of that’ to cowl the price of his items, which clearly makes all of the distinction (or not).
However, $20 million made off of inventory costing a most of $2 million? Now that’s spectacular.
First launching in 2014 promoting matte liquid lipsticks, Jeffree Star Cosmetics has grown exponentially through the years, with the influencer and make up artist now promoting a full assortment together with highlighters, eyeshadows and even tracksuits emblazoned along with his brand.
Even after shedding $2.5 million value of inventory in April, just think about how a lot that should all be making him.
If you fancy lending us a tenner Jeffree, just tell us.
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