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Denise Calnan: Don't fall foul of the 'belfie' trend

Published 07/01/2014 | 12:31

Rosanna Davison shared this photo from her holidays in Mauritius. (Instagram/Rosanna Davison)
Rosanna Davison shared this photo from her holidays in Mauritius. (Instagram/Rosanna Davison)
Lea Michele posted this 'belfie' of her holidaying in Mexico. (Instagram/Lea Michele)
Kim Kardashian recently posted this 'belfie' before a workout. (Instagram/KimKardashian)
Kim Kardashian posted this 'belfie' to show her post-pregnancy weight loss. (Instagram/Kim Kardashian)

Definition: ‘Belfie’ - A ‘bottom selfie’, a self-portrait photo focusing on the bottom, usually posted by female celebrities on social media networks.

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Anyone not acquainted with the Twitters, Instagrams, Snapchats and Facebooks of this modern world could be somewhat bemused by the above definition. And understandably so.

Photo-sharing social network Instagram is choc-a-block full of photo trends.

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