Interested to know how you’ll look when you are 80?
There is an app that promises to show you the future.
Launched in 2017, the FaceApp is back in focus after it fine-tuned its AI engine.
The app has become better at showing how users will look when they age.
The apps ‘old’ filter has taken social media by storm.
The app, developed by a Russian company called Wireless Lab, uses Artificial intelligence to add filters to your photos.
Other than age filter, the FaceApp can be used to add beards, hair colours, and swap genders among other transformations.
The app makes use of the neural engine to edit selfies for various filters.
The app is witnessing a lot of interest on social media and several celebrities have joined the ongoing #FaceAppChallenge.
For the filter to work you have to put in an image of yourself in the app and then experiment with the filters.
The app allows you to try on different hairstyles, gives you an idea of how you might look when you will have a beard and also puts a smile on your face even when you are not smiling apart from making you look elderly.
Social media is full of people trying the face filter. Varun Dhawan and Arjun Kapoor were the first celebrities to try on the filter.
Fans of various Bollywood celebrities and cricketers are applying the viral filter on the faces of their favourite celebrities.
Twitter is replete with pictures of celebrities like MS Dhoni, Kohli and even SRK.