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Who is Yris Palmer? Age and career of Kylie Jenner's BFF

Amber Peake May 12, 2022
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Kylie Jenner celebrated bestie Yris Palmer’s birthday this week, leaving fans wanting to know her age and more about her career.

Let’s get to know Yris Palmer a bit better….

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Who is Yris Palmer? Get to know Kylie Jenner’s bestie

Yris Palmer is a beauty entrepreneur and social media personality best known for her false eyelashes brand Star Lash Extensions, which launched in 2014.

Yris initially began doing lashes as a side job to support her aspirations but soon went on to work on celeb clients such as Ariana Grande and Selena Gomez.

She has also built a large following on social media. Yris has more than a million followers on her Instagram and a further 88,800 on TikTok.

Yris also has more than 78,000 subscribers on her YouTube channel on which she shares vlog-style content as well as lifestyle and cooking videos.

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Kylie Jenner celebrates BBF’s birthday

Yris Palmer is 32 years of age and celebrated her latest birthday yesterday (Wednesday, 11 May). Taking to Instagram today, Yris reflected on her new life “chapter” as she thanked fans for their birthday wishes.

BFF Kylie Jenner was, of course, among those who celebrated her birthday on social media as she dedicated a series of throwback posts with Yris on her Instagram story.

Jenner has previously gone all out for Yris Palmer’s b-day. In 2019 she organised a birthday bash for her, while in 2021 she reportedly planned a girls’ trip.

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A look at Yris Palmer’s friendship with Kylie Jenner

Yris Palmer and Kylie Jenner have been friends for a number of years and Yris opened up about their friendship in 2020 while chatting to Yahoo! Life’s In The Know.

In the interview, she explained they first crossed paths around 2014 when she began doing Kylie’s lashes. They soon hit it off, with Palmer continuing to do Jenner’s lashes over the years.

Yris went on to reflect on how they ended up getting closer over the years: “Slowly but surely we started building a relationship, and every year it has just got stronger and stronger.”

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Amber is an entertainment journalist with a love for anything showbiz, celeb or reality TV. After graduating with a degree in Journalism at Brunel University she became a Showbiz Reporter at Having written for both HITC and The Focus, Amber is now a staff writer for The Focus covering the latest celeb and entertainment trends.