Ah, another day another viral trend doing the rounds online. It truly seems like not a day goes by without some strange beauty trend making its way into our lives. Although this one is particularly horrifying.
So-called "Devil Lips" have swept through Instagram and the pictures are utterly bizarre.
But there may be some very serious hidden dangers. Keep scrolling to find out more about this baffling trend...
Like clockwork, a new beauty trend will sweep through Instagram.
via: Getty ImagesWhether it's the newest eyeshadow palette that every beauty fanatic needs or some cosmetic procedure fad, it doesn't take long for a trend to do the rounds.
Remember the Mac "velvet teddy" trend?
Then came the lip filler craze.
This eventually led to more...
And of course, there was the rise of the cut crease.
But its safe to say that some beauty trends are more on the weird side...Not all of them have a positive reaction...
Take "wavy eyebrows," for instance.
Although often there was a little help from Facetune too...
But the latest beauty trend is probably one of the most bizarre yet.And it could come with potentially fatal consequences. Keep scrolling to find out more...
People can't make their minds up of it after seeing the pictures.For the most part, people were pretty horrified.
Others shamefully admitted that they actually liked it.
@iambrattyb Please don’t drag me but they kinda cute....— 𝕬𝖘𝖙𝖗𝖔𝕮𝖚𝖓𝖙 👛 (@𝕬𝖘𝖙𝖗𝖔𝕮𝖚𝖓𝖙 👛)1576894019.0
Introducing: Devil Lips.
via: TwitterYou've heard of lip fillers or overlining your lips, but this new fad, dubbed as "devil lips" sets out to achieve a "wavy" appearance.
Many believe its origin lies in Russia.
“Devil Lips”, also known as “Octopus Lips” is a new beauty fad. Lip filler material is injected into the outer edg… https://t.co/etDpBPbXCZ— Pebblewood Dental (@Pebblewood Dental)1576252249.0
The procedure is said to involve inserting filler in the outer lip...
Sorry to break it to you, but 'devil lips', created using lip filler, are the latest bizarre trendy in beauty. It's… https://t.co/CxybKyummG— Sunday Times Style (@Sunday Times Style)1575906241.0
But the bizarre lip look could come with some very serious health risks..."You can sharpen and contour by enhancing the vermillion border, but these ‘devil lips’ are unnatural," Dr Krystyna, cosmetic dentist and facial aesthetician, explained to Dazed.
Trying to recreate this look with filler could be fatal...
via: Getty Images“Filler injected inappropriately could end up in a blood vessel, causing blockages and leading to necrosis (death) of the tissue. The vessels are around the lips, so using filler inappropriately is what can cause this."
Of course, many have questioned how legit these so-called "devil lips" are...
@iambrattyb This isn’t photoshop?????— Chellita🍑 (@Chellita🍑)1576901268.0
But there's still a danger people could try and recreate it.
I really thought this was just editing when I first saw it but I searched this up and it’s actually something you c… https://t.co/kOEbPiwthQ— Ariana Perez (@Ariana Perez)1576941047.0