• Can Influencer Culture & Conscious Consumption Coexist?

    4 days ago - By Refinery29

    With TikTok's spike in popularity and the rise in Instagram use during quarantine, influencers have never been so front and centre in our daily lives. Sometimes they're talking about brands they like or trends they're buying into. Other times, they're showing off a new outfit or some hack for getting a viral item for next-to-nothing on Shein or Amazon. No matter your platform of choice, your voyeuristic habit ties back to consumption. After all, influencers are paid to influence people on a massive scale - and most of the time that means influencing people to buy things.
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