Mentioning it all! bethenny frankel did not hold back when checking Kylie Jenner new Kylie Cosmetics birthday package PR box.
“Girl, don’t do it, it’s not worth it”, the former Real Housewives of New York City the star, 51, said via Instagram video on Tuesday, Oct. 4, after purchasing the 26-year-old’s new product, which includes the three-piece lip crayon and lip gloss set at a large box for a total of $175.
While she was a fan of the actual products, the SkinnyGirl founder didn’t know why the same makeup was available as a boxless package for just $58, a third of the price.
“This has a box that you are going to throw away. Unless you have a hamster,” Frankel said in the clip. “They are the same except for the box. It is a scam. How stupid do we have to be? I mean, I’m a sucker, I like the packaging, but where [lost] me is when you scammed me.
After Frankel said she planned to return the box and keep the package, the New York native posted an update on the beauty mogul’s return policy.
“Breaking news: I just found out Kylie Beauty doesn’t accept returns, so I’m keeping a $117 cardboard box,” she shared. “I could go to the mall and buy myself a hamster.”
Following her complaints, fans flocked to the comments to support the naturally slim Author.
“Insane and let’s not talk about the environmental side of this. Must be the most expensive box in the world? one person wrote, while another responded: “Your honesty is priceless. I have always loved you!.”
An Instagram user joked about Frankel’s bravery in going up against the Kardashian-Jenner brood. “We must protect Bethany [sic]. If she disappears it was kris jenner.”
Last month, the former reality star opened up to TMZ about the detrimental effects of Kardashian’s alleged heavy use of Photoshop.
“The more we see these images, the more we believe they are real,” Frankel explained. “It becomes a false ideal. It’s not inspiring, it’s not aspirational. It generates eating disorders, insecurity, depression. It is something serious.
She added that “moms feel insecure” when they don’t have the time or the knowledge to “do all this [Photoshop].”
Frankel, who is the mother of her 12-year-old daughter Bryn, whom she shares with her ex-husband. jason hops — then addressed a message to the famous family, advising them to “wear some makeup” and “be honest” instead of “lying outright” about having their photos leaked.
“The playing field is not level,” he said. “When you’re already a billionaire, you have access to so much more… and that makes people feel terrible about themselves.”