Michelle’s Apology – Genuine or Not?
This is an update about the twitter incident that happened a while ago. Responding to the backlash from her fans, Michelle posted an apology note on her Facebook fanpage:
Kudos to Michelle for putting effort into writing an apology. However, as with other issues with Michelle, we’ve noticed a few inconsistencies in her apology note.
Michelle Phan has many merits to her name. She is a spokesperson for Lancome, #1 makeup guru on Youtube with the most subscribers, as well as recently hitting the 1 million subscriber mark. She gained popularity through her blog and make-up tutorials, and also uses many social networks to connect with her fans - namely facebook, youtube, twitter, and blogTV. Though used mainly for entertainment and communication, this easy connection between her and her fans also allows for another, much more disturbing purpose - cyberbullying.
Cyberbullying has become a hot topic the last few years. If you’re not aware of the potential effects that cyberbullying can have on teens, here are a few incidents that have occurred:
This following incident exposes Michelle Phan’s abuse of power as a prominent online individual.