25 Times This Online Community Revealed The Reality Behind The Instagram Photos

Published 7 months ago

In the era of social media, where filters and photo-editing tools abound, the quest for the perfect Instagram-worthy picture has led to some amusing and, at times, cringe-worthy outcomes. Enter the Reddit group “Instagram Reality,” a community dedicated to unveiling the stark contrast between carefully curated Instagram posts and the unfiltered reality behind them.

One prevalent theme that has garnered attention is people attempting to conceal the passage of time. In this article, we’ll take a lighthearted journey through some embarrassing instances where individuals tried to defy the aging process but were hilariously exposed by the vigilant members of this community. Check out some of their posts below.

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#1 I Forgot What She Really Looked Like

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Hilary Mol : “Does she really think we’ve forgotten she started out in the early 80’s?”

#2 Croatian Singer. Yes This Is The Same Perosn

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MIHAELA ČVORAK : “Maja Šuput is the name of the singer, she doesn’t look like the picture on the left, but right picture is taken at the bad moment. And no, I don’t like her or her music.”

#3 She’s 58…

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𝖊𝖜𝖔𝛋 : “She looks amazing anyway!”

Hilary Mol : “She looks better in her natural photo. Look at that lovely, candid smile!”

#4 Lady On Facebook Insists That There’s No Editing, And Any Comments Saying Otherwise Are Blocked

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𝖊𝖜𝖔𝛋 : “Sméagol!”

#5 I’m Sensing A Filter

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Caffeinated Hedgehog : “You dare use my own spell against me, Potter?”

#6 Claims It’s All Makeup And Expensive Wigs

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zfull13 : “how about 50 different filters”

#7 Same Person – Instagram & Screenshot On Television

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kazuha : “Oh God”

#8 I Cannot Believe She Seriously Posted This

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SparkDragon : “Don’t believe everything you see on the internet” Abraham Lincoln

#9 No Eyes Are The Same, I Guess

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Ray Ceeya (RayCeeYa) : “His skin looks like plastic. Is this a Ken Doll filter?”

#10 Someone Needs To Come Take Their Moms Phone (In The Comments She Swears She Didn’t Edit)

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#11 Came Across This Gem Looking At Dress Reviews

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Ray Ceeya (RayCeeYa) : “Well that’s not how human bodies work. She looks like a living Bratz doll.”

#12 It’s A Helluva Drug

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Space Cat<3 : “Fake barbie vibes :0”

#13 This Person Is Running For Mayor Where I Live. Yikes

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UndertaleLover (She/Her) : “The first one looks like a Disney prince…like maybe prince eric or something”

#14 She’s 50 Years Old And Photoshops Herself To Look Like She’s In Her Late 20s. Women, There Is Nothing Wrong With Looking Your Age. You’re Not Expected To Look Like A 20 Year Old Forever

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Hilary Mol : “No, not 20 forever, but the idea of “youth” is pushed on us pretty much until we’re in the grave. Still, it’s unrealistic for women to try and carve decades off of our faces (and bodies) in photos to try and convince anybody we’re THAT much younger than we are. Eep. J. Lo, you really don’t have to go this hard. You’re beautiful as you are.”

#15 Instagram vs. Reality…TV

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Ray Ceeya (RayCeeYa) : “This looks like four different people.”

#16 Big Difference Between The Photos Of Her At The Event And The One On Her Instagram

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Makabert Abylons : “Ugh.. she is a beautiful woman as is.. most would die to look like her at 54.. but not not good enough for her”

Gwyn : “I wish accomplished women like this would embrace the way they look naturally. They must believe they have to look young to be admired or successful but it actually makes everyone like them less when they do this. It’s so sad.”

#17 I Saw This And Thought Y’all Would Like It Of One Of Our Faves

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sbj : “Why is she doing this rubbish, we all know what she looks like now”

#18 Same Picture Posted By Each Sibling On Their Account

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Ray Ceeya (RayCeeYa) : “Great hair either way.”

Daya Meyer : “What is wrong with the pic on the right? They are attractive and it is a very nice pic with no need of making it better. Although the changes are little if you see the other examples here.”

#19 Maybe Just One More Filter

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#20 Posted vs. Tagged Videos

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#21 Found This One! — He Claims To Be 31 Years Old, Flashes Fake Watches And Cars He Doesn’t Own

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#22 These Two Are Supposed To Be The Same Person

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#23 Facetuning Skills On Point

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#24 A Fairly Popular Local Influencer Recently Made An Appearance On TV. A Lot Of Her Fans Apparently Had Trouble Recognizing Her At First

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#25 Her Official Press Photos vs. Interview

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Saumya Ratan

Saumya is an explorer of all things beautiful, quirky, and heartwarming. With her knack for art, design, photography, fun trivia, and internet humor, she takes you on a journey through the lighter side of pop culture.

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