“Facebook can be depressing because everyone else’s lives are better than yours… But are they really?”

This is the question posed in HigtonBros newest video ‘What’s On Your Mind?’ in which a man fabricates a life in order to gain affirmation via Facebook. In today’s social media centric society, it’s worryingly simply to allow your self esteem to be fuelled by online validation, and even worse to fall due to a lack of it. Often, other people’s lives can seem fantastic but what you must bear in mind is, are they really?

What do you think? Do you ever exaggerate your life a little online? Do you believe most people do?

What’s On Your Mind? | HigtonBros

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