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"This is a very interesting question, because I wonder if
Paltrow, 42, whose lifestyle site has been controversial since its launch in 2008, said that her business "could not be more different" than pal Alba's nontoxic goods empire, which was recently valued by Forbes at $1 billion. (She actually gave Alba kudos for landing the Forbes cover.)
"There's not a lifestyle piece to her business. The fundamentals of our sites are very different," the Academy Award-winner said.
Paltrow also noted that Goop has similarities to Draper James, but pointed out that Witherspoon's venture has a retail component, which Goop doesn't.
"People are grasping at straws to tie us together and I get it, because it makes a good story, but I'm slightly offended by this sort of generalization that happens with myself and Jessica and Reese and Blake. Yes, there are similarities. But there aren't stories in Time written saying, 'Wow, look at
The actress admitted that she didn't know Lively's Preserve all that well and said she wrestles with the observations about the actresses' businesses, which launched within a short span of each other.
"I feel there's something slightly misogynistic about it," she said of the observations.