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Netizens Criticize BABYMONSTER Chiquita’s “Mature” Styling Regardless of Being Simply 14-Years-Previous

The controversy on debuting minors remains to be a scorching subject.

After an extended wait, YG Leisure‘s latest woman group BABYMONSTER is about to debut.

One of many trainees who rapidly turned a fan favourite was Chiquita. But, issues had been instantly raised when netizens discovered that when the members had been being launched, the younger trainee was solely 13 years previous.

 

Even when the ultimate lineup was launched and promotional photos had been shared, Chiquita was solely 14 years previous, a lot youthful than most idols.

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On November 13 (KST), YG Leisure began posting the teaser photos for BABYMONSTER and Chiquita was first. Within the pictures, Chiquita seemed far more “idol-esque” with darker and extra refined make-up, teamed with a black and purple outfit.

Together with the pictures, a video was additionally posted.

 

But, whereas many followers beloved the truth that BABYMONSTER was preparing for his or her debut, and it began with Chiquita, many had been involved in regards to the idol’s styling.

Particularly, Chiquita shouldn’t be solely the maknae of BABYMONSTER, however she was born in 2009, which might make her 14 years previous and one of many youngest idols within the business.

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It meant that when the pictures had been posted, some netizens thought the styling was too mature for Chiquita, claiming YG was making an attempt to make her look older.

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Whereas many identified that it appears hypocritical to maintain talking about younger idols debuting after they proceed to be common, it appears to be the styling of Chiquita elevating issues. From her garments and make-up, many consider YG Leisure is making an attempt to make the younger idol look older.

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