Millie Bobby Brown is finest recognized for enjoying Eleven on Stranger Things, however a latest video from the 15-year-old actress has not too long ago caught consideration for a really particular motive. On Thursday, the actress issued a proper apology on social media, after she was criticized by followers for sharing a “fake” skincare video to advertise her new Florence by Mills make-up line. In the apology, Brown apologizes for the deceptive tutorial, wherein she demonstrates use a number of of the road’s merchandise, however would not truly apply any to her pores and skin or make-up.
“I’m still learning the best way to share my routines as I get to know this space better — I’m not an expert,” Brown’s social media put up reads. “I thought doing a quick video replicating my personal process for that night was okay, but that’s not what was conveyed. I understand, I appreciate all of your feedback on this journey, please keep sharing your thoughts and I will too! ily guys x #loveandlight.”
The video follows Brown via her “night-time skincare routine”, as she makes use of the Florence by Mills face mist, scrub, face wash, moisturizer, and lip oil. In the video, many realized that Brown was not truly placing any of the product on her pores and skin, main some to marvel if it was a prank video or hoax. At the time of this writing, the video has been considered over 373,000 occasions because it was shared on September seventh.
Brown is not the primary superstar to be criticized for a “fake” make-up tutorial, after Pretty Little Liars and You star Shay Mitchell was dragged by followers for the same video final yr. But given Brown’s historical past with social media, culminating in the actress deleting her Twitter final yr after being appropriated right into a homophobic meme, this complete controversy takes on a complete different context.
“Since I know there are many young people watching this, and even to the adults — they could probably use the reminder, too — I was taught, if you don’t have anything nice to say, just don’t say it,” Brown mentioned throughout a speech on the MTV Movie and TV Awards shortly after deleting her Twitter. “There should be no space in this world for bullying, and I’m not going to tolerate it and neither should any you. If you need a reminder of how well you are and to rise above the hate, message me on Instagram.”
All three seasons of Stranger Things are at the moment obtainable on Netflix.