An unconventional methodology. Coco Austin despatched social media right into a frenzy after revealing she generally bathes 6-year-old daughter Chanel within the sink.
The mannequin, 43, gave her followers a glimpse of life at residence together with her baby in a TikTok video, which she additionally uploaded by way of Instagram on Thursday, September 22. “Chanel’s 1st style present as a Prospector ..lol,” she captioned the clip. “This was from an hour earlier than preparing.”
Austin started the footage by specializing in “tub time” together with her daughter. “The sink is the best when it’s important to be quick,” she wrote, displaying Chanel sitting in a makeshift tub and taking part in on a pill.
The fact star went on to point out her personal preparing course of, curling her pink hair and selecting out the proper pair of footwear. Nonetheless, followers couldn’t cease speaking about Chanel’s cameo.
“Rattling how huge is your sink? I feel I would like a kitchen improve,” one commenter joked, whereas a second social media consumer identified “how a lot [Chanel] appears to be like like her daddy,” Ice-T.
Loads of Instagram customers gushed over how a lot enjoyable the mother-daughter duo had collectively, however some commenters weren’t so candy. “Yall nonetheless treating her like an Toddler,” one troll wrote. One other referred to as Chanel a “huge child,” whereas a 3rd commented, “She’s to [sic] outdated to be within the sink..that was actually Awkward to see.”
Austin and the Regulation & Order: Particular Victims Unit star, 64, welcomed their daughter in 2015 after tying the knot 13 years prior. The pair have showcased Chanel’s milestones on social media over time — and have sparked their fair proportion of controversies within the course of.
In March 2020, the Ice Loves Coco alum defined that her daughter — then 4 years outdated — nonetheless nursed “for consolation,” which garnered criticism from mom-shamers on-line. “Imagine me, the woman loves meat so it’s not like she isn’t consuming actual meals,” Austin wrote on the time. “Thanks to all that perceive my view. I see most of you’re so desirous to facet with me and I too root for you in your journey as nicely. Us mothers are linked.”
The California native’s philosophy hadn’t modified by the next July. “Chanel nonetheless likes my boobs,” she advised Us Weekly completely on the time. “It’s a giant bonding second for a mom and your little one. … If she doesn’t need it, all proper, that’s the place you cease it. However I’m not simply going to say no.”
Earlier this 12 months, Austin was given grief for pushing her daughter in a stroller, however she didn’t let the negativity get her down. “Oh lord!! Actually folks?” she tweeted in Might. “The world likes to criticize [literally] every little thing I do!”
She continued: “This stroller factor trending proper now [and the comments] about me utilizing a stroller to push Chanel round is ridiculous! Isn’t there a warfare & mass shootings going as we converse & you’d slightly mess with my mothering? SMH.”
Like his spouse, the rapper doesn’t give in to the parenting police. “Rule one on the web: Don’t take note of something anybody says on the web,” he teased throughout an October 2021 look on The View. “Fear in regards to the those that stroll as much as you and say issues in your actual life. These are the folks you need to be involved with. The web is the world. It’s the world speaking, so I don’t concentrate.”