Is Fish Gape the New Duck Face of Selfies?

And you might have been doing it for a while now.
by Ayessa De La Peña   |  Oct 13, 2015
COVER ART Trixie Ison PHOTO Instagram (@arianagrande)
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You might have done this face before for your selfies, Candy Girls. But it's just lately we've noticed the trend when Teen Vogue pointed it out. Could the fish gape be the new duck face? Is it a slightly more relaxed cousin of the sparrow face, which was also a selfie trend a short while back? (via

Scroll through the feeds of your favorite celebrities and you'll notice that the duck face is almost gone. What replaced it is the "fish gape," a facial expression where your jaw is relaxed and you show the slightest amount of teeth, then finish the whole look by—in the words of Tyra Banks—smizing. Take a look at some of your fave celebs doing it before it became a trend.

 1  Ariana Grande

 2  Kathryn Bernardo

 3  Nadine Lustre

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 4  Liza Soberano


 5  Julia Barretto

 6  Kylie Jenner

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 7  Lily Collins

 8  Lily-Rose Depp

 9  Selena Gomez

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Have you done this before too, Candy Girls? Tell us about it in the comments!

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