See you later, social media anxietyAs of today, Instagram is allowing users to now hide the amount of likes their posts get *insert applause here*.
It’s not just your own images – you also now have the option to hide how many likes other people get on their posts, too.
The app, which was first launched in 2010, has been criticised for the comparison culture it can sometimes promote, impacting people’s day-to-day self confidence and esteem.
According to Royal Society of Public Health, social media has been linked with mental health issues like increased anxiety, depressive symptoms, negative body image and sleep problems.
In a statement, Instagram said: “Starting today, we’re giving you the option to hide like counts on all posts in your feed. You’ll also have the...