How to Send Selfie Stickers on Instagram

How to Send Selfie Stickers on InstagramPreviously, Instagram allowed the users to exchange emojis, stickers and GIFs are responses but now you can also send selfie stickers. With this feature, you can create a short, expressive, animated sticker that will depict your exact emotion. There are two ways you can use it, i.e., record your expression and share it or use the animated emoji over your selfie.

The Selfie sticker feature is available with Instagram’s cross-platform messaging update. This update is available in the Settings menu within your Instagram app for iPhone or Android.

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Here’s how you can update messaging on Instagram:

First, launch the “Instagram” app on your device and tap on the “Profile” tab.

Next, go to the menu by tapping on the hamburger icon on the top-right corner of the screen. From Menu, select “Settings” and tap on “Update Messaging”.update messaging

Tap the “Update” button to get the new features.update button to update messaging on instagram

You will see a new Instagram DMs icon like that of Facebook’s on the top-right corner of the Insta-feed. Tap on the icon to open instagram dm icon

How to Create and Send “Selfie Sticker” to an Instagram Chat

Now navigate to the conversation where you want to send a selfie sticker.choose a conversation to send selfie sticker

Here, tap the “+” icon to reveal more messaging options.+ chat icon to reveal more options

Select the GIF GIF icon

From the list, select the “Selfie” Selfie feature

A new option for recording and send a selfie sticker will appear. Hold your phone in a way that your face fits in the sticker preview. Instagram will replace the background with a colorful gradient.

Choose an emoji overlay and tap the shutter button to record the emoji or set a a selfie sticker with instagram

If you’re satisfied with the emoji sticker you have just created, tap on the send button to send it to the chat or tap on the “retake” button to try again. Tap the “Save Sticker” button to save it.send the selfie sticker in a chat

The saved stickers can be used again in any chat you like.

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