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Why oversharing on social media shouldn’t be frowned upon

Since its conception, social media has been a forum for society to promote a stylised, optimal version of themselves. Good news to good hair days are shared like it’s going out of fashion: ‘soccer moms’ have never found it easier to broadcast their daughter’s successful penalty kick, and spurned lovers have never been more adept […]

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Instagram to remove filters that mimic the look of plastic surgery

Last month Instagram announced the ban of the filters mimicking the effects of plastic surgery on a face. So, what is the problem? It’s just filters, right? Seeing stunning images on Instagram might seem like an innocent thing to do. However, being exposed to certain images can imperceptibly alter our understanding of what is beautiful […]