Kylie Jenner the 1st woman to reach 300 million followers on Instagram

(Photo via Kylie Jenner on Instagram)

Make-up mogul and reality star Kylie Jenner has become the first woman to reach 300 million followers on Instagram.

Ariana Grande, who was previously the app’s most popular woman, is now tied in second place with Selena Gomez.

The singers each have 289 million followers.

Kylie however remains the second most followed person on Instagram,  behind Manchester United striker, Cristiano Ronaldo, who has more than 388 million followers.

Both meanwhile are second and third in terms of most followed accounts on the platform.

The most followed account is the official Instagram account, which has over 460 million followers.