Red Velvet‘s Irene has personally apologized following her attitude controversy that came out earlier in the day.

In an official statement made by SM Entertainment, it was announced that Irene personally met up with the stylist who posted the original post about her attitude, and apologized to her.

This is SM Entertainment.

We would like to comment about the article that was posted about Irene by a stylist.

Irene met the stylist in person this afternoon, and sincerely apologized for the pain she caused the stylist due to her careless attitude and emotional outbursts and actions. We are very sorry for concerning many people with her immature image.

We also feel responsible for this, and we can’t forget the hard work that all of the people and staff we work with put in for both the company and the artists. We will make sure that something like this does not happy again, for everyone we work with.

Once again, we would like to apologize for causing concern to many people.

— SM Entertainment

Earlier in the day, an anonymous stylist released a post targeting an idol who had poor attitude. The hints attached to the post targeted a Red Velvet member, which some netizens thought was Irene. On the other hand, Reveluvs went to defend her. However, shortly after, other production staff members also came out to call out Irene.