The idol-turned-actress has been the center of controversy as the past issues regarding T-ara resurfaced. Since then, many netizens have turned their backs against Hwayoung and she was met with great criticism and hate.
The hate against Hwayoung was clearly apparent on her Instagram account. Netizens took out their feelings on her page. Some fans left heart emojis and message of encouragement. However, she was also given many hateful comments with snake and poo emojis.
Currently, Hwayoung's Instagram account @ghkdud2 is unavailable. It's assumed that she has deleted her account in response to the ongoing hate.