Dec 6, 2022
3 min to read
Head of Marketing @ Vista Social
Have you noticed the viral AI trend taking over IG? You may be wondering what AI app everyone is using on Instagram to create those photos!
And you’re not alone; the hashtag #Lensa has amassed over 571K views in just the past week on Instagram and is growing. 🤯
We have all the details on what AI photo app everyone is using, what you need to know about it, and if you should jump on the trend.
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Lensa is the AI photo editing app everyone is using on Instagram!
The app became massively popular this past week as this new trend continues to go viral on IG.
The trend includes Instagram users posting AI-generated images from their own selfies that have been uploaded into the Lensa app.
While you’re here, did you know you can schedule your Reels and TikToks with trending audio in Vista Social? It’s the ultimate hack to save time (oh, did we mention we’re the only platform with this option)! 🔥
People took to Twitter and Reddit to find out how they can protect themselves:
Ok I’ve been seeing people posting about the privacy issues with Lensa AI, and I thought I’d share some helpful tidbits from the TOS and privacy notice:— Chanda Prescod-Weinstein (@IBJIYONGI) December 4, 2022
1. You’re helping them train their AI
2. They convert your photos to face data, which they claim to not retain BUT if you worry
The viral AI trend on IG is also being used by many celebrities such as Chance The Rapper, Bryce Hall, Steve Aoki, Dale Moss, and more!
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Jumping on the new AI trend on IG isn’t cheap! Lensa app cost:
There is a one-week free trial available, but remember to cancel immediately if you don’t want to get billed.
You don’t necessarily have to post an AI selfie to jump on the trend; you could post a carousel on what tips people need to know about AI art!
And, in case you didn’t know, each week, our network of social media experts will round up the latest Instagram trends for you to try!
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