90 Day Fiancé: 8 Signs Jasmine Pineda’s Ego Is Out Of Control (The Alter Ego’s Just The Beginning)


  • Jasmine’s ego-centric actions are jeopardizing her relationship with Gino on 90 Day Fiance.
  • Jasmine’s refusal to admit her mistakes and realize her flaws is a big problem for her relationship.
  • Jasmine’s selfish and manipulative behavior, along with her desire for attention, create drama and conflict with Gino.

It’s not reality TV fame that has inflated Jasmine Pineda’s ego, she was already full of herself when she was cast in 90 Day Fiancé. Jasmine, 36, and Gino, 53 are an easily recognizable couple in the franchise amongst the current crop of cast members. Jasmine from Panama and Gino from Michigan couldn’t have been more opposite personalities, but they’ve come together to give the franchise some of its most entertaining moments.

However, while Jasmine has become an MVP of the show, her ego-centric actions are jeopardizing her relationship with Gino. Jasmine had shown zero personal growth in the four years she’s been with Gino. She refuses to admit to her mistakes or realize her flaws. Jasmine’s personality is a big problem for her relationship with Gino and she’s doing nothing to change it.


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8 Jasmine Disses Sugar Babies When She’s One Herself

Jasmine Lied To The Cameras

Jasmine was contacted by one of Gino’s former sugar babies (via ET) in 90 Day Fiancé: Before the 90 Days season 5. The woman named Linzee Ryder claimed Gino was sending her Jasmine’s nude photos. Gino wanted to show off his new girlfriend to Linzee. Gino revealed that before he met Jasmine, he was looking for a long-term relationship, but typical dating sites were not working for him. He wanted to try something different so started using sugar daddy websites where he found girls he’d pay to go on dates with him. Gino claimed he soon realized it wasn’t a very good way for him to find true love.

Jasmine had told Gino, “I’m sorry, I’m not a sugar baby. I prefer to have three, four, five, six, seven jobs.She said she didn’t approve of men like Gino “taking advantage” of women who needed money. What both Gino and Jasmine were then hiding from fans was that they’d met on a similar website if not the same one. Jasmine said her best friend had suggested putting her ad on a website for dating internationally. She claimed he had “no idea what the website was about” which was a lie that she made up to hide the transactional nature of the relationship.

Jasmine didn’t want to be a part of the “girls” that she was mocking. She didn’t work “seven jobs” when she supposedly lost her teaching position and resorted to openly asking Gino for money. Jasmine’s ego prevented her from admitting the truth on camera. However, Jasmine was also arrogant, haughty, and oblivious. Now that the truth was out in the open, Jasmine got her ego boost from making Gino do things as she commanded.

7 Jasmine Forces Gino To Spend Beyond His Means

Jasmine Only Sees The Dollar Signs

Gino was laid off from his job before he began filming 90 Day Fiancé spin-off Before the 90 Days. The unemployed Gino was still paying for Jasmine’s lip fillers, eyebrows, and teeth. Jasmine was furious when Gino gave her a toothbrush for Christmas and made him shell out $2500 for a four-day island vacation by taunting him about his past trips with his exes. Jasmine once took Gino shopping and decided to spruce up his style by making him spend $500 on clothes, which he thankfully didn’t.

Gino admitted he didn’t want to be a walking cash machine for Jasmine. However, called him “cheap” and accused him of not wanting to spend money on her. She wanted Gino to pay $700 a month as rent for her new apartment in season 5 when he was still not working. Gino had around $650,000 invested in stocks, which he uses for retirement savings. Jasmine was making him dip into this money for her selfish needs.

6 Jasmine Compares Gino To Ex-Boyfriend Dane

Jasmine Uses Dane As A Weapon

90 Day Fiancé’s Gino, Jasmine and Dane looking serious

Jasmine used to have a “friends with benefits” relationship with Dane before Gino. She denied having any intimacy with Dane after breaking up. Jasmine claimed she was not attracted to Dane, but Gino was not in the mood when she wanted to have sex with him. She accused Gino of rejecting her advances and used it as an excuse to admit that she fantasized about Dane instead of Gino. Jasmine said, “If our sexual acts were better, I would fantasize about us,” she said. Jasmine comparing Gino to Dane was a manipulation tactic. Jasmine is selfish and tries to turn Gino into someone different from the person she fell for.

5 Jasmine Talks Gino Down On Reality TV

Jasmine Enjoys Humiliating Gino

Jasmine and Gino had one of their biggest fights yet on 90 Day Fiancé after he refused to foot the rent of her $3000 apartment. Gino wanted to cut costs, but Jasmine accused him of not making her his priority. Jasmine called Gino and his family trash. She screamed, “I’m gonna go and f***my ex that knows how to f*** me,” to hurt Gino’s feelings. Jasmine told Gino that Dane was the “best man” she’d ever had and wanted to go back to him. She said Dane was the most important person in her life and that she’d been holding on to an intimate video filmed just “one month ago.”

4 Jasmine Is Hungry For Attention

Jasmine Creates Drama On Purpose

90 day fiance Jasmine Pineda screaming with Gino Palazzolo in the background

Jasmine exhibits persistent attention-seeking behavior on TV and social media. She’s seeking validation and being controversial to provoke a reaction. Jasmine keeps holding the belief that Gino’s ex-sugar baby is jealous of her and makes ugly comments about her appearance. When Jasmine is caught in a lie or proved wrong, she ends up making herself a victim. Jasmine talks about being the most desirable woman and later tells the cameras that she never felt like she deserved love because her father left her when she was three. She used the abandonment issue to gain sympathy and as an excuse for lashing out at Gino during the lipgloss scene.

3 Jasmine Believes In Humble-Bragging

Jasmine Doesn’t Like Being Modest

90 Day Fiancé star Jasmine Pineda posing in the gym with pink co-ord outfit

Jasmine has not only bragged about her fantastic sexual encounters with her ex, she’s also made tall claims about everything from her wealth, and her education. Jasmine had bragged about earning $3000 a month from teaching and yet relied on Gino for rent money. Jasmine claims to be a doctor with seven degrees, including a Ph.D. Jasmine recently bragged about having her first car when she was 18 years old and “always” having “nice cars and motorcycles” ever since. Jasmine has been talking about using public transport recently, as if it’s something that’s beneath her. Jasmine is extremely full of herself and finds ways to always stay in the spotlight.

2 Jasmine Is Self-Obsessed

Jasmine Only Loves Herself

90 Day Fiancé star Jasmine Pineda wearing hat with green top and white pants on picnic

Jasmine’s Instagram feed alone is a great example of her being an egomaniac. All that Jasmine can do is talk about herself when she’s not making Gino feel miserable with her psychological tricks. Jasmine is obsessed with her looks. She used her wedding dress allowance for getting butt implants that she didn’t even need. When she doesn’t get attention, Jasmine says that Gino is not attracted to her anymore. She wants every situation to revolve around her and tries hard to stand out. Jasmine thinks she is flawless, and is yet, insecure about herself as she keeps striving for superiority.

1 Jasmine Can Never Be Wrong About Anything

Jasmine Doesn’t Admit To Her Mistakes

People like Jasmine always have to be right. They can’t accept other people’s opinions and will do everything to have their own way. Jasmine can be found twisting narratives to avoid admitting that she was wrong during arguments. Jasmine refuses to compromise and does things that are convenient for her but gets livid when Gino’s plans don’t include her. She’s an expert at making excuses and struggles to accept criticism. There’s nothing fun about being in love with an egomaniac. Jasmine proves this with almost every 90 Day Fiancé scene she’s featured in.

90 Day Fiancé airs Sundays at 8 p.m. EST on TLC.

Source: ET/YouTube, 90 Day Fiancé/YouTube, 90 Day Fiancé/YouTube

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90 Day Fiance

Release Date
January 12, 2014

Shaun Robinson