In a video that is garnered almost 400,000 views as of this writing, TikTok person Rosaura Alvarez criticized the Daring Glamour filter for what it may do to younger individuals. Within the caption, Alvarez stated she suffered from physique dysmorphia whereas rising up — and she or he worries the filter will contribute to the situation in others.
Certainly, Dr. Nahmias says that some individuals might be extra prone to unfavorable results than others, resembling individuals with low shallowness or with internalizing signs resembling nervousness, melancholy, or physique dysmorphia. Individuals who spend extra time on social media are additionally extra more likely to really feel the unfavorable impression of the Daring Glamour filter.
Dr. Nahmias says there are some advantages and disadvantages to utilizing filters resembling Daring Glamour. “For some individuals, having the expertise of seeing themselves with and with out the filter might enhance their understanding that many photos within the media (together with social media) are touched up or filtered. Utilizing filters on social media will also be a approach for somebody to really feel extra snug when interacting on-line,” Dr. Nahmias stated. “For others, over time, the usage of and publicity to this filtering may result in the event of an internalized unattainable magnificence preferrred and will contribute to a want for cosmetic surgery to realize it.”