To many people selfies are sign of the present narcissism. And pictures like this don’t help it:
But this new study does give some consolation: regularly snapping selfies with your smartphone and sharing photos with your friends can help make you a happier person.
Wait, this is the opposite of the idea that social media can make you more depressed? Well, we already saw it is a bit more complicated than that. This new study is quite interesting and has both a lot of data and a very limited amount of people involved. The latter is the weakest element of this study, imho.
From the press release:
By conducting exercises via smartphone photo technology and gauging users’ psychological and emotional states, the researchers found that the daily taking…
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