Influencer Responds To Backlash After Taking "Misleading" Selfie In Business Class
Published in Jun 2021 / Updated in Oct 2021
Oceane El Himer, 27, from Bordeaux, France, was caught in the act after posting a selfie from business class. She then returned to her seat in the economy class.
The model. TV star, influencer took a photo, returned to her economy seat, and people are angry, labeling her actions misleading.
Influencers Often Get Caught In Their Lies
The original image posted by El Himer showed her posing in business class with the caption
"Next Stop – Monaco I fly all night."
But, on her flight from Dubai to Monaco, people recognized her and she even had to remove comments from the picture.
The photo gained 100,000 likes and counting. As for her comment section, some thought it was tacky, while others stood up for the model.
There are those who didn't like the fact that Oceane didn't wear a mask, despite the traveling res.
According to the influencer, her post was not misleading, but it wouldn't be the first time influencers and Instagram models pretend to be better than the rest. After all, it is almost like part of their job description.
Oceane Responded On Snapchat
Her selfie in a tracksuit from Boohoo and with a Dior bag divided the Internet. So, the French star decided to speak up.
On her Snapchat, she posted:
"I will be very clear. I have no shame in traveling in eco class. There is nothing to be ashamed of. So I took several flights to arrive in the south, including one in eco class. took a picture and I accepted."
"I fully assume the fact of traveling in eco class. I'm not the type of girl who likes to show her money (…). Yes, I traveled in eco and in business. And so? Where is the problem, I do not understand?"
El Himer added:
"Much more serious things are happening in life."
And we agree.
Another Day, Another Photo
The star of reality TV show Les Princes et Les Princesses de l'Amour quickly shared another photo from an airplane.
She added a cheeky caption:
"This time I promise I paid."
Too many people are faking their lives on Instagram, even pretending that they are in their private planes. So, let's just move on to the next weird story regarding influencers.
As Oceane El Himer said, there are more interesting and more serious things happening, wouldn't you agree?