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Snelfie: Have You Taken One Yet?

12/06/2014 12:05 | Updated 20 May 2015

Snelfies - AKA the latest attention-seeking sibling of selfies, belfies and felfies - are the latest trend on Instagram and if you've taken one, consider yourself the recipient of every reasonable person's harshest judgy face.

Also known as the sneezing selfie, pictures capturing the achoo moment have swept across the photosharing site just in time for hay fever season. Are they preferable to bog standard duck face? Not sure. Are they are pretty freakin' gross? 10023snelfie&src=hash">#snelfie? [pic] - https://t.co/sHgEU1cnw2

- Fitrie Rachmadhina S (@FitriRachmadina) May 23, 2014

While scientific research has confirmed obsessive selfie-taking is linked to narcissism and mental health issues, what exactly does "let me take a snelfie" say about the world we live in?

Does this mean it's time to throw away your phone, pack a bag and go live in a cave away from all this weird technology? Potentially.

Would you ever dream of capturing a phlegmy nasal spluttering on camera and then sharing it on the internet? Tweet us @MyDailyUK.

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