The Kardashian-Jenner clan are reality TV royalty, but one of the downsides to sharing their lives with the world is that it has opened them up to criticism, it also means that their every move has been watched. If one of their children throw a tantrum in public, you better believe someone has seen it, and photographed it, if one of their relationships falls to pieces, again, it’s going to become public knowledge and will be discussed for months to come — let’s just remind everyone of the Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods drama, which is still ongoing.
But at the same time, there have been a few incidents when the Kardashian-Jenners have received unwanted publicity or attention for something they wish the world hadn’t noticed. For example, their Photoshop fails do not go unnoticed, neither do photos of them trying to cover up relationships or pregnancies...
15 Khloé K’s Denim Factory Was Accused Of Being A Sweatshop (Not Exactly The Publicity She Wants)
Khloé Kardashian, like her sisters, is particularly interested in the fashion world, and she has launched her very own denim brand. But E! News notes that when she decided to give fans a glimpse into her factory, there was speculation about whether she was running a sweatshop.
She responded to the criticism, and needless to say, she was not impressed.
14 Kim Kardashian Can Be Completely Brutal With The Things She Says To Her Sisters
There is no denying that the Kardashian-Jenner clan are incredibly close, but Kim Kardashian takes the meaning of “tough love” to a whole new level, and she can be incredibly critical of her sisters. For example, Glamour reminds us of the time when she said her sister Kourtney was the “least interesting” to look at. Harsh is an understatement!
13 Remember The Time When Kylie Jenner Looked Completely Different To How She Does Now? (Yeah, It’s Not Just Lipliner)
Kylie Jenner is a good looking woman, and she has enjoyed great success in the beauty industry because of her appearance, in particular, her lips. But fans may remember the time when she was a teenager and her lips (and other aspects of her appearance) were vastly different from what they look like now!
12 Oh, And When She Was In A Relationship With Tyga Before She Was Even 18 — No One Believed Their Hangouts Weren’t Dates
Kendall and Kylie Jenner grew up on TV thanks to their family’s reality TV show, so, there has always been an interest in their personal lives. Kylie’s first serious relationship was with rapper Tyga (and there’s a significant age difference between them), and although they waited for years to confirm their relationship, there was plenty of evidence to suggest it started much earlier than they care to admit.
11 Khloé Once Loved Jordyn Woods, Well, Before The Whole Tristan Thompson Debacle
The whole Jordyn Woods and Tristan Thompson drama is still playing out (CheatSheet notes that people are questioning whether her confession on Red Table Talk was a life) and it’s especially unfortunate because Jordyn is not just some random woman, she was a close friend of the family’s. In fact, Khloé Kardashian expressed her love for Woods prior to what went down…
10 Kim Kardashian Has Always Been A Master At Selfies; She Even Had A Photoshoot While Khloé Was On Her Way To Jail
Kim Kardashian is the queen of selfies. In fact, she is so good at finding the perfect angle and opportunity for a photo that she created a book, dedicated to photos of herself, which she titled, Selfish. But there is a time and place for everything, and taking selfies while your sister is on her way to jail is definitely not it — Entertainment Tonight notes that the incident happened in 2008.
9 The Super Awkward (And Really Short) Relationship Of Kim Kardashian And Kris Humphries Is Still Burnt Into Our Minds
The Kardashian-Jenner clan’s relationships are always going to make headlines because they are often interesting, complicated, and sometimes downright confusing. But of all the couplings, it is Kim Kardashian’s relationship (and later marriage) with Kris Humphries that is the most puzzling. She was even accused of faking it, TMZ notes.
8 Now They’ve Got Bad Blood, But There Was A Time Kim And Taylor Swift Pretended To Be Friends
Taylor Swift and Kanye West have a complicated relationship, dating back to her 2009 VMAs acceptance speech, and although they seemed to make up briefly, things got so much worse after West released his song, “Famous.”
But not long after Kim Kardashian started dating West, she was seen with Swift at a 2012 event, People notes. In the years that followed, they even became, or pretended to be, friends.
7 Kylie Tried To Hide Her Baby Bump With Baggy Clothes And Rare Appearances (Again, No One Bought It)
We understand Kylie Jenner’s decision to want to keep her pregnancy to herself, especially considering that she is a young mom, and her relationship with baby daddy, Travis Scott, was pretty new at the time. But she wasn’t fooling anyone with her photos of only her face on social media, her baggy clothes, and her limited public appearances.
6 Um, Who Is This Person? Fans Don’t Recognize Khloé And Her Ever-Changing Appearance
Khloé Kardashian’s appearance has changed a lot over the years, and one of her more recent social media photos has people questioning whether she Photoshopped the image because she looks so different. According to Seventeen, the image above has raised a few eyebrows, and people feel she did so much editing to the photo that she looks like Kim Kardashian and not herself.
5 We Get It, Being Famous Is Hard Work, But Photoshop...Really?!
Of course, the point above is not the only time that the Kardashian-Jenner clan have been accused of editing their pictures into oblivion or using Photoshop to enhance them. When Kim Kardashian posted this photo with her former friend, Blac Chyna, The Mirror noted that there was a warped door frame, and doors only do that in Alice in Wonderland.
4 We Get That Personal Issues Make For Great TV, But Some Things Shouldn’t Be Filmed
Khloé Kardashian’s heartache over the incident involving Tristan Thompson and Jordyn Woods left her angry, confused, upset… and so many other emotions. And rightfully so, considering Thompson is the father of her daughter, True, and Woods is (or rather was) a good family friend. But her reaction should not have been filmed!
3 Kylie’s Lips Are Goals, But The Constant Denial That She Had Lip Fillers Is Eye Rolling
Kylie Jenner’s lips have been the topic of much discussion and speculation, and despite the very obvious change in her appearance, she continued to deny that she had had any cosmetic work done. Really, Kylie? We know you’re a makeup pro, but no amount of lip liner creates that look!
In 2015, she finally admitted to having lip fillers, Grazia Daily notes.
2 Although Not Entirely Her Fault, Kendall Jenner Must Really Regret Her Pepsi Ad
It’s not entirely Kendall Jenner’s fault for the fallout of her 2017 Pepsi advert because maybe she didn’t realize what the end result would be, or perhaps she was so excited to be the next big celeb to feature in the ad, she didn’t even think about just how insensitive it was. Still, she must be wishing we had forgotten about it by now.
1 That Brand That Makes Kylie Jenner A Billionaire Has Also Been Accused Of Copying Another Makeup Artist’s Campaign
Chances are you’ve seen mention of Kylie Jenner and the success of her company, Kylie Cosmetics. Her business is responsible for making her a self-made billionaire (although that is a point of contention), but her company has also been accused of stealing makeup artist Vlada Haggerty’s idea for one of her campaigns, Cosmopolitan notes.
Sources: E! News, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, CheatSheet, Entertainment Tonight, TMZ, People, The Mirror, Seventeen, Grazia Daily, The Guardian.