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Fact Check: Jessi Is Opening A Braiding Salon In Itaewon?


The rumor has taken over TikTok.

Rumors have unfold that Korean American solo artist Jessi is opening a braiding salon in Itaewon.

Jessi | @jessicah_o/Instagram

Itaewon is called a multi-cultural a part of Seoul, South Korea. You can discover numerous ethnic delicacies eating places, worldwide and queer-accepting nightclubs, and extra that you’d in any other case not have the ability to discover in Seoul.

Homo Hill in Itaewon, Seoul, South Korea
Mama African restaurant in Itaewon | Seoul Eats

So, it’s additionally one of many few areas with hair retailers, salons, barbers, and so on., that know find out how to model varied non-Asian hair textures correctly. But most are nonetheless Korean hairdressers. Just a few Black YouTubers have shared their experiences getting their hair styled, and a few have had good outcomes too.

Now, a rumor is circulating that Jessi is opening a braiding salon in Itaewon. It has begun to unfold totally on the video-sharing app TikTok.


Maam..you’re korean! #fyp #bts #btsarmy #kpopfyp #itaewon #jessi #viral #_sltyjm #jmsonlywife

♬ original sound – 🤔⁷


this girl must cease #jessi #fyp #braidingsalon #kpopfyp #foryou

♬ son original – Netic.s it’s your choice – Reverse.Soundeffects

Many netizens are expressing their disappointment and frustration. They consider it’s cultural appropriation and obsession with Black tradition on Jessi’s half. The rapper has lengthy been accused of “blackfishing.”


gonna see jay park and xg there 24/7 #kpopfypシ #jessi #foru #urfavhyunjinsimp #foryoupage #kpop

♬ UH OHHH – Killa


Is anybody shocked (whether it is true) #kpop #kpopfyp #kitsunesbitch #jessi

♬ original sound – kitsunes wife fr fr


main eye roll #jessi #braidingsalon #kpop #twtwce #fypシ #fyp #kpopfypシ #kpopfyp

♬ zorrinya made it – user52957889773

But is Jessi actually opening a braiding solon? It’s unlikely. There aren’t any official stories that she is. Actually, it seems that the supply for the rumor was one other TikTok (@barbeedreams), who posted the rumor as a POV.


would yall go? #barbeedreams #kpop #kpopfyp #jessi

♬ this cant be uncle ruckus – Mateo

The video went viral with 156.8K views on the time of writing, and the rumor continued to unfold. Yet, the OP (Original Poster) appreciated the feedback that clearly took it as a joke.

| @barbeedreams/TikTok

Recently, OP replied to a remark asking why they made the rumor up. They claimed they “noticed it on-line,” and it “sounded plausible.”


Do you assume it’s plausible?

Content Source: www.koreaboo.com


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