Khloe Kardashian Responds to Bikini Photo Scandal: ‘I’m Not Perfect’
The reality star opens up about the bikini photo that has taken the internet by storm.
Khloe Kardashian is no stranger to sharing her life with the world, from her starring role on Keeping Up with the Kardashians to her frequent social media posts, but even the outspoken reality star has her limits. After an unedited bikini photo of Khloe was posted on Instagram, the reality star deleted the photo, which her PR team have reportedly been trying to remove from social media accounts and websites ever since.
Now Khloe has finally addressed the bikini photo scandal head on, admitting she’s “not perfect” and explaining her reasoning behind the decision to take down the photo. Read on to find out why Khloe shot the photo and how she’s dealing with the aftermath. And for more from this famous family, check out Kylie Jenner Reveals Her Exact Diet and Exercise Plan.
Khloe called the photo “beautiful.”
While Khloe and her team may have gone to extreme lengths to remove her bikini photo from the internet, the star admitted on Instagram that it wasn’t because she was trying to keep her unfiltered image from being seen. seen by the world.
“The photo that was posted this week is stunning,” Khloe wrote. “But as someone who’s struggled with body image all their life, when someone takes a photo of you that’s not flattering in bad lighting that doesn’t capture your body as it is after having worked so hard to get here — then sharing it with the world — you should have the right to ask that it not be shared — no matter who you are.”
To keep her critics at bay, Khloe went so far as to share a live video of herself in a bikini to prove that her figure is the result of hard work, not skillful editing.
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She says she struggles to be seen as the “big sister”.
Khloe admitted that she often finds the “pressure, constant ridicule and judgment” she experiences from her supporters and the media “too much to bear”.
Khloe said being labeled ‘the big sister’ or ‘the naughty sister’, as well as insinuations that her late father Robert Kardashian was not her biological father, have affected her badly over the years. . “I am of course not asking for sympathy but I am asking to be recognized for being human,” she explained.
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Khloe says peer pressure kept her motivated.
While the Kardashians can paint a rosy picture of their lives on TV and social media, Khloe admitted that she finds being constantly criticized to be “almost unbearable”. However, she added that she used constant pressure to stay on track towards her health and fitness goals, but even that didn’t stop her criticism.
“When I take this criticism as motivation to get myself in the best shape of my life and even to help others with the same difficulties, I am told that I could not have done it through hard work and I have had to pay for it all,” she explained.
She says she will continue to live her “shameless” life.
While Khloe may have come under serious criticism from fans for deleting the photo, it won’t change the way she lives her life going forward. “I like a good filter, good lighting and editing here and there,” she admitted. “The same way I wear makeup or do my nails or wear a pair of heels to present myself to the world as I want to be seen and that’s exactly what I will unabashedly continue to do.”
“My body, my image and my appearance and what I want to share is my choice.”
Khloe’s family members have been supportive.
The Kardashian-Jenner family is rallying around Khloe following her bikini photo snafu. Younger sister Kendall Jenner commented on Khloe’s series of explanatory messages: “yes! You are a beautiful, strong and healthy queen”, while older sister Kim Kardashian wrote: “I love you
Khloe.” Khloe’s younger brother, Kylie Jenner, added, “I love you so much.”
Mom Kris Jenner got even more enthusiastic with her praise, telling her daughter, “Khloé, you are the kindest, most loving, supportive and beautiful heart I’ve ever known, and I love you. adore you and i am so proud of you…. you are an inspiration to all of us and i appreciate and love you every day. thank you for teaching us to be kind and not judgmental…. you are one of a kind…. what a blessing you are. You are a gift.”
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