Kylie Jenner, the face of make-up model Kylie Cosmetics, ought to know a factor or two about full protection.
However after catching warmth on social media this week, the fact star and wonder mogul has defined why she left her arms, hair and face uncovered when not too long ago visiting a make-up lab.
The “Kardashians” star got here underneath hearth on Wednesday after she posted photos and movies of her go to to a make-up lab in Milan, Italy. In her TikTok and Instagram posts, Jenner dealt with magnificence merchandise with out carrying sanitary gear.
The images additionally noticed the star donning a white lab coat however neither gloves nor a hair internet. As a substitute, she leaned over merchandise together with her lengthy hair draping over her shoulders and held beakers together with her naked, manicured arms.
Critics have been fast to name out Jenner for probably contaminating the lab supplies, some joking within the feedback about discovering “hair in the makeup.”
Amongst Jenner’s detractors was Emmy-winning make-up artist and beauty developer Kevin James Bennett, who wrote a scathing Instagram submit about Jenner’s lab go to.
“I have very short hair, and I’ve NEVER been allowed into the lab or onto the manufacturing floor without a hair net, shoe covers, mask … and disposable GLOVES,” Bennett captioned his Wednesday submit. “Kylie is gaslighting her followers into thinking she is creating cosmetics.
“Folks, this is not the way we create cosmetics and misrepresents how our industry works,” he continued. “Credible manufacturers follow STRICT sanitation protocols to protect you.”
On Thursday, Jenner responded to the backlash, hopping into the feedback part of Bennett’s submit to defend herself.
“This picture is not taken in a manufacturing facility. i would never bypass sanitary protocols and neither would any other celeb or beauty brand owner,” Jenner wrote. “This is a small personal space creating my own fun samples and taking pictures for content nowhere near the mass manufacturing.
“No one is putting customers at risk,” she added. “Shame on you kevin for spreading false information !!!!”
Sources advised Web page Six that the cosmetics entrepreneur was “not on the production floor when the pictures and videos were taken” however quite was “simply reviewing colors and ideating on new concepts.”
Jenner’s lab criticism comes simply weeks after she was dubbed a “climate criminal” for her private-jet use.
In July superstar jet tracker Twitter account @CelebJets shared that the fact star took a non-public jet on a 17-minute flight from Camarillo to Van Nuys, Calif., a commute that might have taken about 45 minutes by automotive.
Social media customers have been fast to name out Jenner for her touring habits, notably amid the local weather disaster. And she or he wasn’t alone. Musician Taylor Swift obtained comparable blowback earlier this week.
“People are tired of celebs telling us how we are destroying the environment when it’s them,” a Twitter person replied to the @CelebJets submit.