5 Photo Editing Apps Your Favorite Bloggers Use


It’s no secret that the top fashion and beauty bloggers have a system when it comes to editing their photos! They take numerous shots at several locations, then edit them by adjusting lighting, altering shadows, and filtering these photos to create the incredible results we see on a daily basis. So, what exactly do they use to edit their photos? Well, although these bloggers tend to favor Photoshop, they aren’t always by a computer, which means they have to seek out on-the-go photo editing alternatives. instagram-slider

Watch Marianna Hewitt's video on how to edit

Photo editing apps are the latest and greatest invention in the digital world! They are cheap, easy to use, and allow for bloggers to produce Photoshop-worthy results through their smartphone. From tweaking textures, to perfecting hues, and even to airbrush tools, there are numerous apps out there that are designed to mimic professional editing software. So, if you’re looking measure up to the quality of the hottest bloggers, see below for a list of must-have photo apps used by the best in the business!

Screen Shot 2016-03-23 at 1.19.24 PM1. Snapseed

Who uses it: Margaret Zhang Cool features: Several enhancement effects, correction tools, and user-friendly interface. Skill level: Beginner

Learn more about Snapseed HERE.


Screen Shot 2016-03-23 at 1.19.59 PM2. Whitagram

Who uses it: Lauren Conrad Cool features: Prepares photos for Instagram with side borders while keeping the background clean. Skill level: Beginner



Screen Shot 2016-03-23 at 1.20.29 PM3. VSCO Cam

Who uses it: Gal Meets Glam Cool features: Filters, editing tools, and the option to create a profile and follow other users. Skill level: Intermediate



Screen Shot 2016-03-23 at 1.21.14 PM4. Afterlight

Who uses it: The Blonde Salad Cool features: Filters, frames, and the ability to share final product across channels. Skill level: Intermediate



Screen Shot 2016-03-23 at 1.21.43 PM5. Facetune

Who uses it: Marianna Hewitt Cool features: The closest thing to Photoshop for your smartphone. Skill level: Expert