One of the hottest apps on the market may upset you if it says you’re not attractive.
The Ugly Meter app, which has been on the market for more than a year, recently gained popularity after Howard Stern mentioned it on his satellite radio show. Since then, the $0.99 app reached five million purchases.
The app, which scans faces, rates your ugliness on a scale from zero to 10, with 10 being the ugliest. Brad Pitt scored high.
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“Brad Pitt got an eight? What does that tell you?” Ty Jones said after he tried the Ugly Meter.
Valerie Frias disagreed with the app’s ability to gauge ugliness.
“Well I don’t know. Brad Pitt is pretty handsome, so you would think he would get a zero. Maybe there’s a glitch in the app,” she said.
Beyonce Knowles, who was recently named the most beautiful person in the world by People Magazine, scored a dismal seven when the app scanned a photo of her face.
The Ugly Meter analyzes facial shapes, features, and proportions. For a more advanced version of the app, the Ugly Meter PRO is available for $4.99.
“Yeah, it’s a good one,” said Jesus Tejedo, who used the app. “Entertainment at the bar.”