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A woman's side-by-side images show the reality behind the 'perfect' Instagram photo

INSIDER Logo By Samantha Grindell of INSIDER | Slide 1 of 8: A 23-year-old woman named Sara Puhto has been posting "Instagram versus Reality" photos since 2016. Puhto aims to expose the way certain poses can make people look different on Instagram. "I think being more transparent about falsities in photos helps you realize that the people in these seemingly 'perfect' posts don't look like that all of the time," Puhto told Insider. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.

A 23-year-old woman named Sara Puhto has been posting "Instagram versus Reality" photos since 2016. Puhto aims to expose the way certain poses can make people look different on Instagram. "I think being more transparent about falsities in photos helps you realize that the people in these seemingly 'perfect' posts don't look like that all of the time," Puhto told Insider. Visit Insider's homepage for more stories.
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