In addition to having been the face of Revlon, Pepsi, MTV’s “House of Style,” and an all-around fashion icon, Cindy Crawford is a proud mom to two kids: Presley, 18, and Kaia, 15.
But Kaia’s remarkable likeness to her mom seems to have propelled her further into the spotlight.
At 15, she’s already amassed 1.4m Instagram followers.
And with that visibility comes judgment.
On Thursday, Kaia shared the following selfie with her followers, along with the caption, “uniform”:
But that’s not how some fans took it.
No sooner had Kaia posted the pic that the comments started pouring in. Some were complimentary, of course, with statements like:
You are beautiful, you shine, you do you girl!
You look extremely gorgeous.
But many commenters seemed disturbed by the amount of skin the 15-year-old was showing:
No, this is not acceptable, she is a kid what in the world!?
We shall see what she’s like at 19, she will be a mess.
It wasn’t long before people started looking at her mom, Cindy, as a culprit in Kaia’s supposedly reckless behavior:
You are as worthless as your mother…
I swear if I was 15 and posted a picture like this my mother would kill me….literally
Sad to think the parents approve of this at such a young age. Instead they should teach her about God, ground her in the word and respect for herself and getting a good education! Shame on the parents ! This behavior eventually leads to trouble.
Whatever commenters may say, Kaia herself has described having a close relationship with her mom, telling Refinery29 the best part of their relationship is “all the advice she can give me.”
As for Cindy, she speaks about both her children with pride and love.
She shows it, too: