Viral FaceApp Challenge Is Raising Eyebrows

Celebrities and your average Joe have all jumped on the FaceApp challenge.

The latest challenge to hit Instagram has everyone taking their photos and aging themselves 60 years.

FaceApp uses a type of artificial intelligence to "transform your face" according to the iTunes app store.

Although its a pretty good laugh, the world is up in arms because the company is Russian owned.

Channel 10 states: new security concerns have risen for the recently-- especially in the wake of recent social media scandals, where other platforms have been taken to task for giving away users' private information.

They go on to say: critics have cautioned that the app could collect more than just the photos that are uploaded. According to the policy, FaceApp "cannot ensure the security of any information you transmit to FaceApp or guarantee that information on the service may not be accessed, disclosed, altered or destroyed."

Check out some of the altered faces below, did you download the app? Let us know how you feel about it in the comments.

 
 
 
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