In the post, the stylist admitted to being "trampled" and being the victim of a verbal tantrum by a famous K-Pop idol. The stylist claims to have evidence of the audio recording of the female K-Pop idol, but hasn't released it yet.
This post immediately became a hot topic of conversation among netizens, especially after she used the hashtags #psycho and #monster, so many netizens suspected the K-Pop idol was a member of Red Velvet. Netizens then suspected that the Red Velvet member in question was Irene.
After the news broke, Red Velvet's Irene expressed her apology after being rumored to be a K-Pop idol who went raging against the staff. The apology post was conveyed by Irene through her latest post on Instagram on Thursday (10/22).
In the post she wrote, “This is Irene. I sincerely apologize for hurting the stylist with my stupid attitude and my careless words and actions."
"There was a lot of help from many people who worked hard to get here, but I regret and reflect on the fact that I was deeply hurt by my immature behavior. Looking back at this moment, I am embarrassed by my words and actions, and I once again feel the importance of the staff role."
“I will think and act more carefully to prevent this from happening in the future. I sincerely apologize to all the fans who support me who has many shortcomings and to everyone who caused concern over this incident,” she wrote. (www.onkpop.com)
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아이린입니다. 저의 어리석은 태도와 경솔한 언행으로 스타일리스트 분께 마음의 상처를 드려 진심으로 죄송합니다. 제가 이 자리에 있기까지 함께 노력해주신 많은 분들의 도움이 있었는데 성숙하지 못한 행동으로 큰 상처를 드린 점 후회하고 반성하고 있습니다. 이번 일을 통해 지난 시간을 되돌아 보니 저의 부족한 언행이 많이 부끄러웠고 스태프분들의 소중함을 다시 한번 느끼게되었습니다. 앞으로는 이런 일이 없도록 더욱 신중히 생각하고 행동하겠습니다. 부족한 저를 응원해 주시는 팬 여러분과 이번 일로 인해 심려를 끼쳐드린 모든 분들께 진심으로 죄송합니다.