The Khloé Kardashian photo controversy will just not end. Last week, Khloé found herself mixed up in drama revolving around an old photo. The picture in question was of her posing poolside in a bikini.
Although, there was nothing wrong with the photo, Khloé with the help of her family tried to get it wiped off the internet. The Good American founder wanted the photo removed so badly that she threatened legal action. Khloé got her wish since all traces of the original photo has been erased, however it’s caused great damage to her reputation.
Khloé Plays Victim
The bikini photo that has everyone abuzz shows Khloé wearing a leopard print bikini. The photo is very different from what fans usually see of the “KUWTK” star. In this picture, Khloé looks au naturel as she poses poolside.
These days Khloé is known to use filters when posting a photo on social media. Khloé’s alterations her photos has caused backlash from fans. During her recent photo controversy, the 36-year-old received a lot of criticism, which caused her to speak out.
Khloé’s Body Confidence Issues
For years, Kardashian has struggled with her body confidence issues. Khloé stands out from sisters Kim and Kourtney Kardashian. Known for her tall stature and fuller figure, Khloé often received criticism for her looks.
Throughout the years, her appearance has undergone drastic changes, which includes weight loss and plastic surgery. Although, she admits to getting cheek fillers, Khloé denies any other type of plastic surgery.
In response to the latest photo controversy, Khloe took to Instagram to show that what her unedited body looks like. She went on to explain her struggles with body image, and how difficult it is to live up to impossible beauty standards.
Kate Upton Calls Out Khloé
Although, Khloé’s trying to gain sympathy, so far her actions are turning people against her. One person who’s not showing any love to Khloé is Kate Upton. The 28-year-old took to social media to throw shade at the Kardashian photo controversy.
In an Instagram story, the Sports Illustrated swimsuit model wrote a caption saying “let’s start embracing our bodies.” Upton also called for people to stop altering their bodies to “create unrealistic standards.”
But that wasn’t the end of Upton’s shade throwing. The model also shared an article from Betches, which called out Kardashian for her recent photo drama.
No Sympathy For Khloé
Upton is just one of the many celebrities who’ve spoken out about high-pressure beauty standards over the years. The model says that filtering photos gives people an unrealistic impression on how they should look.
Aside from Upton, Khloé has faced plenty of other critics in regards to the photo controversy. Critics have called out Kardashian for playing the victim, when she herself has created impossible beauty standards for others. Betches writer Jamie Feldman says Kardashian is all about body diversity, but not when it comes to her own body.