Are You Photo-Happy on Facebook?
Posted by administration on April 30, 2014
A 2013 study out of the UK showed that uploading too many photos of yourself to Facebook, including ‘selfies’, can make people like you less. However, Facebook also made changes in 2013 to its news feed to make room for larger pictures. The fact is that people do like to see photos of their friends, family, co-workers and old school chums on social media. It’s probably the number one reason why so many people flock to Facebook and sites like Instagram (although we can’t scientifically back this statement up).
The question is: Do you like how you look in the photos that you post – or the ones that others post of you? Are your glasses taking center-stage in your photos? Is there always glare coming off your lenses?
While these may seem like insignificant reasons to have a vision correction surgery, consider this: LASIK may help you gain more self-confidence in front of the camera or smart phone lens. Dr. Wright at Wright Vision Center has helped thousands of patients correct their nearsightedness, farsightedness and astigmatism through LASIK procedures. If you want to find out if you can get rid of your glasses and contacts, Dr. Wright offers free LASIK Consultations in Rapid City to tell you more about the procedure and help you find out if your eyes are right for LASIK.
So, if you don’t want to turn off your friends and family on Facebook, post less photos of yourself. However, we will warn you that after LASIK, your appearance without glasses may have your face showing up on Facebook more often. But we feel it’s worth the risk.
Contact Wright Vision Center to schedule a free LASIK Consultation at 877-576-0202 or wrightvisioncenter.com.« Previous Up Next »
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