According to the Mirror, the average young woman spends five hours a week taking selfies. Hey, it takes a long time to put on makeup, get the hair just right, master the perfect pout, figure out an attractive angle, choose a filter...

Broken down, the survey says those five hours average out to about 48 minutes a day. It certainly seems like a long time to snap a pretty picture. It doesn't mention any other social media statistics, like how long the average woman spends looking at other people's selfies on Instagram. You can read the full findings here.

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