5 of the Best Apps to Take Selfies on Android

Selfies have recently created a buzz all around the web. Whether it is your Facebook news feed or your Instagram feed, you will see people posting self-captured images of their faces, called selfies. While your standard camera app is capable of capturing selfies, a better way to do so would be to use an app that is specifically designed for taking selfies. There are a number of such apps for the Android platform, and here are some of them for you to enhance your selfies.

1. Frontback


Frontback first came out for iOS users, and then it made its way to Android. With a number of features integrated into the app, you will never have to use your standard camera app to take a selfie. Just pick up your phone, launch the app, and you are all done. Some of the features of the app include the ability to utilize both the cameras of your device, insert captions in your pictures, add locations, and so on. It also includes a self-timer for taking pictures automatically, ideal when you want to take a group photo.

2. Bright Camera


As the name suggests, the Bright Camera app lets you take the perfect selfies to upload to various social networking sites. To enhance your selfie skills, the app lets you retouch your selfiesĀ and make them the perfect selfiesĀ ever taken. As if this was not enough, it has some other effect tools as well, which include Photoshop effects, pastel themes, hearts, and so on.

If you love what your selfies show, then you really can’t miss out on this great app.

3. Candy Camera


If you are the kind of person who only uploads the perfect selfies on the web, then Candy Camera app is what you should be using. With more than thirty filters included in the app, you can do almost anything with your selfies. From Lomo effect to removing blemishes, you have the option in this app. And what’s more, it does not take too much time to get the job done. Just one tap and you are all set.

4. Perfect365: One-Tap Makeover


As the name implies, the Perfect365: One-Tap Makeover is the app to help you capture some of the best selfies in the world. After you have taken your selfie, a single tap would be enough to retouch your selfie and make it perfect. The intelligent algorithms in the app determine the portions of your face and apply the effects accordingly so as to avoid messing up your face. When you have finished editing your selfie, you can compare it with the original one to see how you looked then and how you look now.

5. Selfie Studio: Flash Camera


The Selfie Studio: Flash Camera app only works on the devices that have a front-facing camera, and it indicates that it is meant to be used only for taking selfies. The app lets you control the light conditions around you so you can take the best selfie possible in your current environment. It includes some other features as well, namely timer, auto reverse, volume key shutter, and so on.


If you are not taking the best selfies, you are really missing out on a lot of LIKES and LOVES that people are eager to give you on social sites. With the help of the above apps, you will be able to capture the perfect selfies that can definitely create a buzz on your social network sites.

Mahesh Makvana
Mahesh Makvana

Mahesh Makvana is a freelance tech writer who's written thousands of posts about various tech topics on various sites. He specializes in writing about Windows, Mac, iOS, and Android tech posts. He's been into the field for last eight years and hasn't spent a single day without tinkering around his devices.

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