Kim Kardashian West Slammed For Promoting Appetite Suppressant Lollipops

Kim Kardashian West Slammed For Promoting Appetite Suppressant Lollipops

Dr Liam Hackett, activist and founder of anti-bullying charity Ditch The Label, tweeted Kim had abused her influence and ignored the responsibility she has to young people.

Kim immediately caught flack from followers who slammed her for being "irresponsible" and promoting this product to her millions of followers. This week was no different when Kim posted a photo of herself with a red lollipop in her mouth to promote the new appetite suppressant candy.

Many other social media users agreed with Jameela Jamil's comments about Kim Kardashian's ad, believing that the reality TV star shouldn't be promoting products that suppress appetite and encourage women and young girls not to eat in their attempts to reduce their waistline.

"She initially wrote "#ad You guys.

"She finished her message by asking her followers to "#suckit". She urged fans to take advantage of an offer, adding: "If you want to get your hands on some. you need to do it quick!"

Another added, "MAYBE don't take appetite suppressors and eat enough to fuel your BRAIN and work hard and be successful". And to play with your kids. Hollywood Life reported that there were comments like, "Are you sick?"

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'I admire their mother's branding capabilities, she is an exploitative but innovative genius, however this family makes me feel actual despair over what women are reduced to'.

Good Place actress Jameela Jamil, who's outspoken about body positivity (and whom you might remember from the viral "I Weigh" Instagram account), did not mince words in a thread of tweets about Kardashian's post.

"You are setting the worst example to girls all over the world. Please start to do some good with the platform you have..."

Kardashian deleted the Instagram post after a few hours, likely because of the backlash.

Flat Tummy Co's website says its lollipops contain "satiereal" (an extract of saffron stigma, which it claims "helps control food intake, cravings and weight) and are "designed to help you suppress your appetite".

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