Decoding the Instagram Beauty Standard

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  1. blogilates

    blogilatesBulan Yang lalu

    What fact blew your mind the most?

  2. 00Mindi00

    00Mindi0014 hari yang lalu

    Bethany Anderson I’m not surprised that blonde is out. It has been for several years. It’s the Kardashian effect, and their look is from the Arab world. If you go to the Middle East the origins of their look is everywhere and to a whole other level. The in look, for the last few years has been and is right now, Arabic.

  3. brandi mcmaster

    brandi mcmaster18 hari yang lalu

    The fact that you slam all these influencers when you're one of them yourself. Can't you just get back to basics with your videos!? Instead your all about pleasing your social media fans.

  4. Ti Svensson

    Ti Svensson20 hari yang lalu

    Absolutely everything from pple living in a phone and idolizing fake pictures, to Cassie as an adult actually spending time and money and doing this, me actually spending my time watching this.

  5. Mona Gracia

    Mona Gracia25 hari yang lalu

    Offtopic: please do prenatal series for popsters who are pregnant

  6. Rox Obando

    Rox Obando26 hari yang lalu

    OMG! Amazing! I want to be more videos like this!

  7. Woman by Anna

    Woman by AnnaHari Yang lalu

    Love the original Cassie ❤️

  8. luchzh

    luchzh3 hari yang lalu

    I find you have a very nice and long eyelashes on your no makeup face. Can you do a video for beauty tips plz?

  9. Johanna TW

    Johanna TW3 hari yang lalu

    I love that color on you Cassey!!

  10. honey thakur

    honey thakur3 hari yang lalu

    I hate instagram 😝

  11. zukojar

    zukojar3 hari yang lalu

    If those “small eyes” are what ppl consider small then my eyes are....whew

  12. Josh R

    Josh R3 hari yang lalu

    A problem with this is instagram is not all about beauty. It's more about fame overall.

  13. Maira Shehzad

    Maira Shehzad3 hari yang lalu

    I LOVE THIS ATTEMPT OF URS... I LOVE IT

  14. Banshee Queen

    Banshee Queen4 hari yang lalu

    ok but the plus-size ones aren't there because most of the women that are being followed are very active as they perform on stage or in front of the camera a lot. Maybe another count with just influencers and without people that are famous outside of the IG realm would be more accurate. Because I follow people like Ariana, Selena, Dove etc. for news on their acting and music 🤷🏻‍♀️

  15. Nancy's nunnunnunnunnunnunnunbit

    Nancy's nunnunnunnunnunnunnunbit4 hari yang lalu

    Any BLINKs who got excited about Jenlisarosé being used as examples? No? Just me? Okay.

  16. Laura

    Laura5 hari yang lalu

    Am i the only one who likes natural people who has their own futures and look different from others??

  17. 00rosi2

    00rosi25 hari yang lalu

    Sorry to bring it to you but i hate instagram

  18. Hannah McMillin

    Hannah McMillin9 hari yang lalu

    except Taylor Swift lol she’s pretty much all of the exceptions. Taylor is gorgeous but I don’t think she’s ever tried to conform. Also, Taylor’s work and kindness is way more significant than her looks

  19. Linds Ryan

    Linds Ryan9 hari yang lalu

    I noticed being doe eyed helps. They all do their make up like that.

  20. elinawise

    elinawise11 hari yang lalu

    Would you consider doing one for men, too?

  21. Antonia Kaselj

    Antonia Kaselj11 hari yang lalu

    Cool video

  22. PravdoLubka

    PravdoLubka13 hari yang lalu

    Super!

  23. Cristina Bejan

    Cristina Bejan13 hari yang lalu

    why is it weird that top 10 are not plus size? I think that is just instinctual

  24. Denisa Neagoe

    Denisa Neagoe13 hari yang lalu

    I think this would've been more accurate if it would've been done strictly on instagram influencers/models. That is, people that made their name on social media and have little or no involvement with the general media. Beyonce, Selena Gomez and the rest of sorts made their name mostly through mainstream media so having a following on social media came with the fame they already had.

  25. A. J.

    A. J.14 hari yang lalu

    she did an EXCELLENT job!!! great job 😁

  26. 00Mindi00

    00Mindi0014 hari yang lalu

    Instagram is great UNTIL you start coming across the instababe / traveller babes / traveller couple profiles, they are EXTREMELY negative spaces and they effect from teens right through to late forties. Ironically these people are incredibly insecure and then help to create the very insecurities they suffer from. It’s a horrible toxic cycle

  27. EmmaJ.K.88

    EmmaJ.K.8814 hari yang lalu

    I’ve always found it weird that some people think hair and eye color should determine what “beauty” is suppose to be. Especially since I’ve seen and known plenty of natural blonde haired people (of any eye color) who are “plain” or “unattractive” looking (myself included). I have blonde hair and I’m definitely your average plain Jane. Hair or eye color does not determine what your face and body will look like obviously.

  28. Weijia Kwok

    Weijia Kwok14 hari yang lalu

    I think Ariana embodies that doe faced Audrey Hepburn thing. Which is unconventionally unexplainably attractive. That aesthetic has become the Ariana Grande archetype, so it's difficult for others to replicate or be inspired by it without being immediately labelled as an Ariana wannabe or crazed fan. That keeps her at the top. So many beauty influencers have the similar partially Arabian esque large eyed arch brow aesthetic which is very Kardashian and Jenner but it's become so common that people can look past the butt and chest and arched eyebrows and plump lips like it's a benchmark to find other small differences in quality and that's why people are more forgiving towards women who look similar to Kylie. That aesthetic has transcended the person it originated from. You barely see "Kylie Jenner inspired" to describe makeup looks etc that look Kylie Jenner inspired because that is the norm now. I also find it interesting that even the small eyed top 100 beautiful instagram women have huge eyes for asian standards.

  29. Reality Bending

    Reality Bending15 hari yang lalu

    Isn't there a fundamental flaw in the study by virtue of the fact that you assume the reason the top women are being followed is beauty. I feel it might be more correct if you excluded people who were famous singers and actresses.

  30. TheMinnaKat

    TheMinnaKat15 hari yang lalu

    You said it, it's interesting, and it's eerie. I can't help but wonder how the results would look like if only female followers were counted.

  31. Winnie Ye

    Winnie Ye15 hari yang lalu

    I think that most people have brown eyes in the top 100, not because brown eyes are more popular, but because more people just have brown eyes.

  32. seokjinism cult

    seokjinism cult16 hari yang lalu

    maybe the % of brown eyed women is more because of it being a genetically common trait? I still see lighter coloured eyes being appreciated more for being unique and brown called "boring". Another factor that could be affecting the top 100 most followed females is the instagram algorithm suggesting these accounts to be followed by new users, and the popularity of these celebs. When I had instagram a couple years ago I would follow people like ariana grande as a fan not for her beauty. The top 10 are also top A listers in hollywood. It's a well researched video though, and the photoshopped version of you looks just like most of the famous instagram beauty influencers.

  33. Kélina Ferrer

    Kélina Ferrer17 hari yang lalu

    Hi Cassey! I was just following one of your amazing work out (1st day of your summer challenge), and a thought just "pop"-ed in my mind : I just realized how much confidence and self acceptation it must take to film all of these work out videos, quite often, in such thight clothes every time, eversince the begining of your channel... It must have been so hard to accept that so many people would be able to judge your body and the way it naturally evolve through life... I mean I absolutely admire you for being able to just leave any negative thought behind, and just go... "Ok this is the way I am, and wether people like it or not, wether I think I look great or not... I'll just go with it and help people feeling confident too ! " It must be the reason why you are my fav fitness "teacher". Because you have a "human body". You're not trying to look like a model, a doll... Any non-realistic idea... You're just making us feel ok about our bodies too... Personal example : I do pole dance since 3 years now, (but not straight, had to take a lot of breaks because studies....) Now there is a pole set at my parents house, but I don't come home from my flat so often.... Well 2 things : your videos are the only work outs that makes me as happy as pole dancing, when I can't, and secondly, it helps me accepting my body in very revealing clothes such as pole dance ones. It's not easy, and I haven't fully accepted it yet. But I can tell you that you have achieved to set a much more healthy way of thinking about body images for me that it could have been by just following society's standards. And pretty sure it has been the same for a lot of others teenage girls / young adults too. So just a huge THANKS for that! You have a real super positive power! x x

  34. brandi mcmaster

    brandi mcmaster18 hari yang lalu

    I don't understand why people care so much about social media. If you took all the effort and time that people put into social media, and did something useful with it, we could really change this stupified world. Social media = zombie apocolypse. By the way Cassey, you fit into all this dumb social media, you are a part of it, constantly flaunting your perfected photos everywhere, then you tell everyone to stop caring about appearences and be happy with themselves. Tell me, how much time and effort did you put into your appearence for this video?..You are a hyprocrite!

  35. Frank Beltran

    Frank Beltran19 hari yang lalu

    How many of these so called "followers" are actual people and not just PAID for bots?

  36. Tarrie Revenant

    Tarrie Revenant19 hari yang lalu

    Also...what’s the deal with latex looking skin tight clothes? Like...I just don’t find it attractive/appealing, and it DEFINITELY looks uncomfortable to wear.

  37. scmj5

    scmj520 hari yang lalu

    This is why I love Taylor Swift! Always classy photos, empowering and confident in her body (which changed between the 1989 and Reputation era, and it's alright!) AND most of her posts are mostly about her music, advocacy or something fun... and cats! NOT just a picture to show her body or face on a fancy light for the heck of it. When she does, it's about art. Go see her pictures from Rolling Stone! They are amazing!

  38. Sharon Gore

    Sharon Gore20 hari yang lalu

    Thanksssss!

  39. Meh

    Meh20 hari yang lalu

    Also they love calling their SO daddy while wearing a choker

  40. Maddi Couture

    Maddi Couture20 hari yang lalu

    thanks for this video! love the content so much i’m using it in an essay i’m writing on obsessing over body image ;) love you cassey!!!

  41. Olivia Holst

    Olivia Holst20 hari yang lalu

    My device isn’t working. I want to do the October thing but your website is weird with my ipad

  42. Wh at

    Wh at20 hari yang lalu

    This is why I dont like using instagram. People are like sheeps with low standards. They all look like they were produced in the same barbie company. I love being me. And wouldnt change it for anything!!

  43. кαуlα

    кαуlα20 hari yang lalu

    so basically it's a white women with black features but a caucasoid nose and hair type.

  44. кαуlα

    кαуlα20 hari yang lalu

    ugh this sucks I'm a petite skinny black girl so i fit none of these :( i have full lips tho lol

  45. кαуlα

    кαуlα20 hari yang lalu

    so basically if you're a pale kpop idol or a kylie jenner lookalike you're beautiful enough for ig.

  46. Sophia N

    Sophia N20 hari yang lalu

    this was super interesting!

  47. Emma Esterhuyzen

    Emma Esterhuyzen22 hari yang lalu

    Hey! I really really want to see a 30 day hourglass fitness challenge!! This would work on a skinny waist, wide hips and maybe a bit of booty lifts 😂❤️❤️

  48. Mona lifestyle

    Mona lifestyle22 hari yang lalu

    This is absolutely sad :-( being fake is the trend now!! What about content/service/information?

  49. S R

    S R23 hari yang lalu

    after photoshop you didn't even look like a person, way more doll like. This video shows how unrealistic beauty standards are and have always been. Here's to the upcoming alien trend

  50. Joanna Eve

    Joanna Eve23 hari yang lalu

    And this is why I loathe being a woman and avoid instagram at all costs.

  51. beyza the caticorn

    beyza the caticorn23 hari yang lalu

    you definetely look so good without make up and this video is so great! it is so bad how media sets the standarts

  52. Analoe Volkova

    Analoe Volkova23 hari yang lalu

    oh... this just kinda made me insecure even though I dont desire the looks they have

  53. michaela tornosova

    michaela tornosova23 hari yang lalu

    After photoshop she kind of looked like Nikita Dragun.

  54. Rose-Marie Lundholm

    Rose-Marie Lundholm23 hari yang lalu

    There is alot of blackpink in here

  55. Mommarazzi C.

    Mommarazzi C.24 hari yang lalu

    Men. Men are following more of these “influencers” than you know. Men watch women dressed like that in their private time and young women blindly follow THEIR standard. Barely clothed..big bits. Seriously?😏 In a few years it’ll HOPEFULLY be more of a natural and TALENTED Joanna Gaines standard. That is all.❣️

  56. stayoutofroom6277

    stayoutofroom627724 hari yang lalu

    Yup now non of the white girls want to be pale and super skinny like run way models. Now they want to look like people of color. Funny how these top 100 take things latin and black women get shit for and make it “trendy”, but yeah we know it’s Fake! They are all fake no actual person living a normal life can ever look like that

  57. Katka

    Katka24 hari yang lalu

    Great experiment! ^^

  58. Jamie Bourcier

    Jamie Bourcier24 hari yang lalu

    I loved watching your video. Thank you for putting in all the hard work. I do have one comment though regarding the authenticity of the number of followers of the top 3 influencers (AG, SG and KK). Hundreds of IG influencers use bots to boost their audience numbers. I've heard of several IG influencers being able to acquire thousands (even millions!) of followers and likes by paying a third-party bot vendor. Also - do we know if the followers of said IG influencers are male or female? I would be interesting to know if there is a difference between what men 'like/follow' and what women 'like/follow'. Again - I LOVED your research and THANK YOU for being so real!!!

  59. april schaller

    april schaller24 hari yang lalu

    Love this post thanks no matter what people say u are ur best beautiful self. And thanks for the confidence and loving words u hive

  60. Elizabeth Berger

    Elizabeth Berger25 hari yang lalu

    I appreciate what Cassey is going for here, but this is not scientific. correlation does not imply causation, meaning that these beauty "standards" aren't necessarily what CAUSED their high amounts of followers. What if there are some kind of measures that aren't being looked at here - such as fame, net worth, etc? That could likely influence followers and it may have nothing to do with looks. And some of these percentage differences such as fewer african-americans and only 2% redheads MAY actually be representative of the population. It would be more meaningful if you could compare these percentages to the general or overall instagram population... for example if 2% of women on instagram are redheads, then it makes sense that 2% of women in the top 100 would also be redhead. However, if 50% of women on instagram are redhead and then only 2% of women in the top 100 are redhead - clearly that's a disparity. Otherwise it's probably just a coincidence. So while this can maybe be considered a case study and provides some interesting correlational info and descriptive detail, I wouldn't consider it scientific or necessarily super valid information. Which is fine, but I think this video kind of oversells the "findings".

  61. Erica Brumfield

    Erica Brumfield25 hari yang lalu

    This is the saddest thing ever

  62. caviar fortytwo

    caviar fortytwo25 hari yang lalu

    your makeupless selfie is BOMBB

  63. caviar fortytwo

    caviar fortytwo25 hari yang lalu

    I started watching you in 2011 and even then I thought you were a baddie before the word baddie even existed, you are my beauty standard!

  64. xt952

    xt95225 hari yang lalu

    Beauty is not a one-size-fits-all, it comes in countless different forms and we should embrace that. Instagram does everything *but* that... It forces one ideal on everyone. Seeing the before and after photos is insane, because it doesn't even look like the same person anymore. Seeing the before and after of instagrammers photos proves the same thing. So many layers of makeup and edits are made that it no longer looks like the same person. That's not empowerment, that's opression in a way. It's saying that, if you don't look like this, then you can't be beautiful. But everyone is born with different features, that's simply the way it is. There can not be only one beauty ideal, because we all meet people who look worlds apart different from each other, and we can still think they look beautiful while looking Different from one another. And the fact that we look different is also what makes someone look beautiful; because they don't all look the same. It's sad how so many people are influenced to changing their natural features, because I think most look way better as themselves than when they try to cram themselves into the narrow instagram beauty ideal. Also this is just my opinion but I gotta say I prefer the before version so much more! You look so beautiful without makeup as well :)

  65. J Z

    J Z25 hari yang lalu

    So Caucasian && curvy is in?🤔in front of my salad??