“As a woman who lost all her hair due to cancer, I find this caption incredibly insulting.”
On Tuesday, actress and model Emily Ratajkowski posted this Instagram to announce that she’s the new face of Kérastase.
Many are taking issue with the caption, specifically the part where she said, “Hair is a fundamental part of beauty, femininity, and identity.”
People pointed out that the caption was insensitive and non-inclusive:
Emily has edited the caption to say “Welcome good hair days!”
And Kérastase has issued apologies to commenters who voiced criticism on Instagram: