Taking selfies has become sensational behavior among many, more so in youths. Thanks to social media celebrities like Kim K and many more. Also, digital camera has revolutionized how we see ourselves in the picture. Many many happy moments and self- empowering experiences have come out of selfies.
On the downside, Per Ohio state university study, taking excessive selfies has revealed underlying mental health issues, specifically Narcissism and psychopathy. Taking selfies has unmasked self-objectification and distorted body image perception. Although, this needs to be verified by a larger population study, this is worth considering.