Beauty blogger Olivia Jade Giannulli is "devastated" by allegations that her parents – actress Lori Loughlin and fashion designer Mossimo Giannulli – would be facing the scandal of university admissions, according to a report .
"Olivia is devastated and completely embarrassed. She feels like she has lost almost all her friends because of it. She barely speaks to her parents, "a friend told CNN in contact with the 19-year-old.
Her parents are accused of paying $ 500,000 to a false charity to bring Olivia and her sister Isabella, 20, Isabella Rose Giannulli, to the University of Southern California as recruits to the school. # 39; rowing.
The girls did not participate in the sport.
Their parents reportedly rejected a plea agreement for their alleged involvement in the scam. They risk up to 40 years in prison after being accused of money laundering on Tuesday.
They are also accused of conspiracy to commit postal fraud.
Olivia – a social media influencer with more than 1.4 million followers on Instagram and 1.9 million subscribers on YouTube – has been silent on social media since the start of the scandal.
"Her best friends are doing everything they can, but she does not even want to see anyone right now," the source told CNN. "Olivia stayed away from social media because she had so much hatred."
Meanwhile, the Shark Tank star and fashion mogul Daymond John gave Olivia tips on how to handle the fallout.
"Kiss him, go ahead, you know, and build your own future," he said, TMZ reported.