Pinterest is on a sizzling streak of recent efforts at making its platform extra inclusive and simple to make use of; in 2018, it launched a characteristic that allowed customers to filter their make-up searches by pores and skin tone (and has been increasing this characteristic steadily ever since). Pinterest’s AR Strive-On characteristic additionally continues to develop with new product sorts and shades, and in July, the platform banned all weight-loss-related ads from its feeds. Now, Pinterest is making one more effort at making a extra inclusive area for Pinners by launching a brand new characteristic referred to as Hair Sample.
Beginning August 18, Pinners will be capable of slender down their searches for hairstyles, haircuts, and hair colours by their particular hair texture or kind. Extra particularly, Pinners can filter any hair-related search by the next “patterns”: protecting, coily, curly, wavy, straight, and shaved/bald.
As an example, you may be trying to find “cute quick haircuts” however have bother discovering examples of that in your actual hair texture off the bat. You’ll be able to merely click on the filter that greatest matches your hair kind to see Pins which are higher suited to you. This characteristic makes use of the identical kind of know-how as its pores and skin tone filtering characteristic.