Kylie Jenner Accused of Cultural Appropriation After Wearing Braided Hairstyle | 22 Words

Ah, the Kardashian/Jenners... not a moment seems to go by wherein there's not some kind of drama, scandal, or backlash. They're always hitting the headlines for something - and usually, it's all for the wrong reasons. And of course, the youngest of the clan, Kylie Jenner, is no exception.

This week, instead of people losing their minds over her lip fillers, her slightly problematic outfits, or her dangerous driving, people are extremely offended by her newest hairstyle.

The comments are brutal...

Who doesn't know of Kylie Jenner?

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Kylie Jenner is the youngest sibling of the Kardashian/Jenner clan, and she has recently been labeled as the youngest "self-made" female billionaire in the world.

She is known for her glamorous and lavish lifestyle...

But she wasn't always like this.

Kylie was born in 1997 in California.

She was born to Kris Jenner and Caitlyn Jenner.

She is the youngest sibling of the famous family...

And Kylie and her big sister Kendall became the iconic duo in the reality series Keeping Up With The Kardashians when Kylie was just ten-years-old.

They were both well known for their bratty and dramatic behavior...

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They were teenagers, after all...

The sisters grew up very quickly...

Kendall went on to pursue a successful modeling career, and desperate to not be left behind, Kylie grew up at an alarming pace - starting by altering her entire appearance.

It started with the infamous lip fillers...

Inbetween 2014-2015, Kylie's lips were noticeably fuller and much plumper. Lip fillers were very much apparent, but Kylie continuously denied having surgery and instead she blamed her sudden change in lip size on lip liner alone. Keep scrolling to find out what recently landed the star in some big trouble.

This caused a complete media frenzy.

Kylie eventually admitted to having lip fillers due to her insecurities. But of course, who cares what a person decides to do to their bodies, right?

This began the transformation of the modern-day Kylie Jenner.

Kylie began to look a lot older, very quickly. Her features became much more enhanced, such as a sharper jawline, fuller cheeks, and her body even appeared to take on a much more "hourglass" shape.

She also began to build a career for herself.

Apart from KUWTK and a few modeling jobs, Kylie decided she wanted to take a step down the path of business, so she started her own company in 2015 - Kylie Cosmetics.

Kylie Cosmetics is unbelievably successful.

Within its first eighteen months, Kylie's company made $420 million in sales, and it is estimated that Kylie personally earned $60 million after taxes from her business.

Meet "billionaire" Kylie...

Kylie's cosmetic brand has gone on to be a huge success, making Kylie one of the youngest and most wealthy businesswomen to ever live, according to Forbes.

And her beauty brand wasn't the only thing keeping Kylie in the limelight...

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Her personal life was constantly flaunted on social media, in particular, Instagram, including her on-and-off relationship with rapper Tyga between 2014-2018.

And when Kylie and Tyga called it a day on their relationship...

The drama didn't stop there.

Kylie very quickly moved on...

She began dating another rapper, Travis Scott, and they got serious very fast.

So serious, in fact...

They had a baby together! Stormi Webster was born on February 1st, 2018 and Kylie managed to keep her pregnancy a secret for the entire 9 months.

And, fast forward nearly 2 years...

And Kylie seems to have settled happily into mom life, as she regularly posts cute photos of herself and Stormi.

But that doesn't mean she's strayed far from controversy.

Quite the opposite, in fact.

The star has landed herself in some hot water this week.

And it's all down to her new hairstyle. Apparently Gwen Stefani was the inspiration behind the photoshoot. Either-way, fas are far from impressed. Now, her comments are filled with people calling out the star for the offensive new do, branded it as cultural appropriation.

This wouldn't be the first time accusations like this have been thrown at one of the Kardashian/Jenner clan...

Sadly, it seems the concept of cultural appropriation seems to go over their heads. Kim Kardashian has even recently been accused of blackfacing after a shocking image surfaced. Read more at the end...

Fans were not impressed with Kylie...

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Many accused the star of "wanting to be black." Keep scrolling to see the controversial photo.

People went in...

"What's w/ the KarJenners & fetishizing black women?!" wrote one angry user. "You think she would learn at some point, smh," said another.

Here's the picture in question:

To find out why Kim Kardashian has been accused of blackface, keep scrolling. The picture is shocking...