Toe hair, face lifts, oranges, and whedas. Plus, all these photos also exist to be viewed and consumed by other people. Why not take a photo of your feet—especially if you want to draw attention to your new pair of shoes? Preliminary research suggests that looking at Instagram's fitness-related images can inspire women to exercise or eat better — but also immediately decreases their levels satisfaction with their bodies. The New York Times.
Now your features look proportionate and you decluttered the background!
The Duckface Selfie
Photographers know all about the rule of thirds, but seem to forget it quickly as soon as it comes time for a selfie. If not, either move to another space or try again at a different time of day. Do Something Interesting Take a picture of you engaging in a fun activity—snorkeling in the ocean, sitting on a jet ski, or hiking in Machu Picchu. Pose with Something New Perhaps, you just got a new pair of glasses. One difficulty with selfies is that the background is usually busy and distracting. It's a really flattering look and is really interesting.