Selfies

Selfies, breaking news, photos, comments, social media posts on this topic.

  • Influencer Onyi Moss poses in two self-portrait photos; left image: sat against a rose bush, right: portrait headshot in wide brimmed hat
    People

    A guide to taking beautiful self-portraits, from an influencer who knows

  • woman taking a selfie
    Beauty

    “Why I’m sorry (but actually not sorry) for sharing my haircut selfie”

  • The real story behind those ‘Challenge Accepted’ posts on Instagram
    Life

    The real story behind those black-and-white selfies on Instagram

Latest Stories

Maya Jama: Why turn Maya Jama’s selfies into yet another single-shaming narrative?
People

Why turn Maya Jama’s selfies into yet another single-shaming narrative?

Her bikini photos have nothing to do with Stormzy.

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Kayleigh Dray
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People

Gwyneth Paltrow just threw a “no make-up” party for this very important reason

Where was our invite?

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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Stacey Solomon
People

Stacey Solomon gets real about sharing those ‘feel good’ photos

“I’ve made myself put this one up though because I feel special and pretty and like Stacey.”

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Hollie Richardson
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You might hate that “imperfect” selfie, but here’s why you should share it anyway

81% of us don’t like the way we look in photos. It's time for that to change.

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Melissa Blake
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Hannah-Rose Yee
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Who thought it was OK to stop Emilia Clarke for a selfie when she was having a panic attack?

There’s a reason why the star will only sign autographs now and doesn’t do selfies.

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Women are rejecting surgery in favour of filters – but why?

The number of face lifts performed each year has plummeted – and it's all to do with photo editing apps

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Emily Reynolds
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Life

This is how many attempts it takes to nail a selfie

It's rare to get it right first time

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Megan Murray
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Life

What your iPhone has really been doing with all of your ‘sexy’ photos

The surprising feature has sparked a huge conversation on Twitter

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Kayleigh Dray
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Life

The one brilliant thing this woman is doing to every man who catcalls

“It’s not a compliment”

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Susan Devaney
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People

Kim Kardashian says her nude selfies make her “feel powerful”

“I post nude photos because I like how I look”

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Amy Swales
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Fashion

Bathroom selfies galore: behind the scenes at the Met Gala

Plus, the bob is back

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Anna Pollitt
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Kayleigh Dray
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Emma Watson has a good reason for never talking about her love life

The Beauty and the Beast star discusses paparazzi and social media

Life

Most selfie-takers aren’t driven by narcissism, say researchers

The communicator, the autobiographer and the self-publicist: what kind of selfie-taker are you?

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Moya Crockett
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Life

The selfie vs. the group photo: which actually makes us happier?

Time for an Instagram break?

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Moya Crockett
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Beauty

“My make-up, my business,” why this woman's selfie has gone viral

“My make-up, my business”

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Anna Pollitt
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The Instagram star taking selfies to terrifying new heights

If you thought that all possible selfie angles had been covered, you thought wrong.

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Anya Meyerowitz
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People

The week's best A-List Instagrams

Naomi Campbell's birthday celebrations and Beyoncé's family snaps

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Nicola Rachel Colyer
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Beauty

Saying no to the tyranny of perfection on Instagram

These women are staging a filter revolt - and we love it

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Anna Pollitt
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Moya Crockett
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“This is what a panic attack looks like”

Amber Smith's shared a post-panic attack selfie on Facebook to break the stigma surrounding mental health

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Why this woman's "love handles" selfie is trending

#effyourbeautystandards

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Hayley Spencer
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