This is how to get that filter making everyone look old

There’s a whole bunch of other filters in the same place too


Is it just me or has everyone on social media aged like 40 years overnight? No, you're not in some alternative universe where all of your pals are old men and women, it's just an ageing filter that everyone is using.

So you might be wondering how to get the filter, because tbh who doesn't want to see what they'll look like in 40 or so years?

Here is how to get the new FaceApp ageing filter everyone is using, and some of the best examples.

What is the ageing filter everyone is using?

If you are desperate to see yourself as an old man or an old woman the filter is part of an app called FaceApp.

It is free to download off the App Store and comes with loads of other filters and tools to basically completely change your face. Fun!

How to get the FaceApp ageing filter

Here is a step-by-step guide to how to get and use the FaceApp ageing filter, which comes with loads of other filters too.

1. Go to the App store and search for "FaceApp".

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What FaceApp looks like in the app store

2. Download the app and you are good to go.

3. Once you're in the app, you can try the filters on a demo face (boring), put the filters on a picture you take instantly, put the filter on an existing photo in your camera roll or look at examples of celebrities who have used the filter.

 

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4. Once you have your photo you can use the "editor" section to quickly apply and play around with different filters such as age, giving yourself a fake smile (same), changing your hair colour, giving yourself a beard or applying tattoos on your face.

5. There is also a "fun" section where you can get more HD instant filters such as a Hollywood makeover, making yourself look younger or older, or changing your facial features.

 

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6. You can then save your photos to send to your friends or post them straight to social media.

Here are some of the best examples of ageing celebrities using FaceApp

Who hasn't wondered what Donald Trump, Ariana Grande, James Charles, Billie Eilish or even Lewis Capaldi will look like in 50 years? FaceApp has all the answers. And wow, this is a lot.

On the app you can search for your favourite celebrities, select a picture of them and add the filters to their faces too. It's hours of fun.

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Donald Trump on FaceApp

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Ariana Grande on FaceApp

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James Charles on FaceApp

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Billie Eilish on FaceApp

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Lewis Capaldi on FaceApp

Enjoy posting to Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook and Twitter x

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