The lighting, the angle, the filter — everything needs to be just right before you can upload your picture to Instagram. A lot of effort goes into looking perfect in your social media pics — just ask Kim Britt, a girl from Switzerland who decided to show the internet what lies behind those perfect pictures. Kim wants to show the reality behind the pretty facade. Check out her funny Instagram vs. Somehow society has put the idea of beauty in our mind that you just look beautiful if you have a flat tummy. You are amazing just the way you are. This is how the right pose and sucking the tummy in can make a huge difference! My man loves to tease me. One of my favorite pictures from this year. Can you relate to it?
Social media is an illusion. People go to great lengths to make themselves look fancy, or rich, or beautiful. And some will go out of their way to show how some makeup and the right angle are all just a trick. And you can see what we mean in the photos below. This girl will outchin you all. That angle changes everything. Some women contort their bodies so they appear to have the perfect body. This girl is pulling the curtain back on that. This is what Instagram models really look like. Did you get lip injections?
Puhto pointed out that nobody actually stands like this in real life, so it's not "an accurate representation of how someone looks. She said "we sometimes forget simple things like bloating and tummy fat are completely normal things to have" because we're so used to seeing "seemingly 'perfect' bodies, and highlights of people's lives on social media. World globe An icon of the world globe, indicating different international options. Samantha Grindell. Snapchat icon A ghost. A year-old woman named Sara Puhto has been posting "Instagram versus Reality" photos since Puhto aims to expose the way certain poses can make people look different on Instagram. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories. Sara Puhto, 23, posts "Instagram versus Reality" photos of herself on her social media. But she decided to switch things up when she noticed that fitness influencers' posts focused only on working out.
Everything looks perfect on social media: the food, the hair, the makeup, and even nature! Good lighting, the right angle and a little photoshopping can go a long way in turning a plain photo into one that will gather hundreds of thousands of likes on Instagram.
And remember that many celebrities have whole teams whose only job is to make them look flawless on social media. One day, this guy just kind of figured - "I spend most of my time on the internet anyway, why not turn it into a profession?
Now he not only gets to browse the latest cat videos and fresh memes every day but also shares them with people all over the world, making sure they stay up to date with everything that's trending on the web. Some things that always pique his interest are old technologies, literature and all sorts of odd vintage goodness.
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