What is the craze about FaceApp?


The obsession to improve our looks has been there since times immemorial, so is the desire to know how we will look in the future. An App that has had everyone hooked, tells exactly how we shall look when we grow old.

The App is called FaceApp. It is designed to create realistic transformations of faces using various filters and features. The first version of the app was released in 2017. Developed by Russian company Wireless Lab, it is actually two years old, but was recently updated with an improved old age filter.

In a very short period of time, it has become the latest fad, everyone’s on to it. From sports stars to box office celebrities and from the school going kids to office workers, everyone seems to want to know the inevitable.

The #FaceAppChallenge is still viral.