Admit it! The Snapchat puppy filter is your fave. I mean, how can it not be? It makes everyone look cute. Someone even managed to Snap the POTUS with the puppy filter...and no surprise here, it was adorable.
But have you ever stopped to wonder why the filter is so freaking cute? There's actually some science to it—beyond the fact that everyone loves dogs. It actually distorts your face in a way that makes you look extra puppy-like and adorable. It was recently revealed that the filter gives an airbrushed look to your skin, makes your eyes look bigger and even thins your face! Plus, by covering up your nose, it disguises a feature that many people are critical of when looking at their faces. Who knew?!
This post originally appeared on theoutfit: There's Actually A Science To Why Snapchat's Puppy Filter Makes Everyone Look So Cute