Kim Kardashian RESPONDS To Blackface Backlash After Being Dragged Online



Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations

image
Getty ImagesJames Devaney
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

If Kim Kardashian knows nothing else, she knows how to present an image of herself. And as she ramps up her launch of new beauty line KKW Beauty, she's counting on folks to invest in their desire to look and be like her.

But in a promo shot for KKW Beauty, Kardashian's drawn social media fire for her quite, ah, dark skin tone.

This image was tweeted on June 14:

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

The next day, a pretty significantly lighter version of that exact image was posted on Kardashian's Twitter account:

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below
Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

It isn't so weird that a photoshoot could end up with an unintentional lighting effect; after all, younger sis Kylie got into that same kind of situation a couple of years ago. But combined with recent controversies surrounding the Kardashian-Jenner family and possibly ripping off black creators, social media users didn't let Kim's original image go unnoticed:

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below

Plenty of folks defended Kim's look, attributing it to tanning, contouring, photography filter tricks, and more. Others gently suggested reuploading the image at a brighter tone, which she eventually did:

Not THAT naturally dark! Kim you beautiful but I think your makeup artist went to far this time.

— Lee Ann Bauer (@bauer_lee) June 14, 2019

In an interview with the New YorkTimesabout KKW Beauty, Kim directly responded to the entire situation, apologizing and also explaining that no one on her team noticed anything off about the image:

"I would obviously never want to offend anyone. I used an amazing photographer and a team of people. I was really tan when we shot the images, and it might be that the contrast was off. But I showed the image to many people, to many in the business. No one brought that to our attention. No one mentioned it.

Of course, I have the utmost respect for why people might feel the way they did. But we made the necessary changes to that photo and the rest of the photos. We saw the problem, and we adapted and changed right away.






Video: Kim Kardashian Responds To Blackface Controversy

Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations
Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations images

2019 year
2019 year - Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations pictures

Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations forecasting
Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations recommend photo

Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations picture
Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations images

Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations new picture
Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations new pics

photo Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations
foto Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations

Watch Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations video
Watch Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface Allegations video

Communication on this topic: Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface , kim-kardashian-responds-to-beauty-ad-blackface/
Forum on this topic: Kim Kardashian Responds To Beauty Ad Blackface , kim-kardashian-responds-to-beauty-ad-blackface/ , kim-kardashian-responds-to-beauty-ad-blackface/

Related News


Does Wet Hair Really Give You a Cold We Have the Answer
13 Tips for Running With a Jogging Stroller
Sulfacetamide Sodium Ophthalmic
How to Draft a Security Agreement
How to Prepare for High School
Jacinda Barrett defends ex-boyfriend Chris Hardwick amid abuse allegations
Here’s Why Kale Might Not Always Be Good ForYou
How to Make a Mayonnaise Cake
9 Best Brain Diet Foods
10 Popular Types of Yoga Every Beginner Should Know
Top 17 Best Cool Wallets For Men – 2015 Men’s Style Guide
Chanel Cruise 20122013 Collection: Go Behind The Scenes InVersailles
Beauty Cheat Sheet: 7 Hacks For Perfect Eyeliner
Phenylephrine-Promethazine Reviews



Date: 11.12.2018, 05:35 / Views: 55293