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How to Create a Custom Avatar on TikTok

Now you can create your own personalized avatar on TikTok, it is a functionality that has come to make the popular social network even more interesting and it has been made avaiable for all TikTok users.

The real novelty with custom avatar on TikTok is that you can create a character that truly looks like you. It is not a pre-established design that limit editing features, but comes with a default avatar design that can be edited and modified to look exactly how you want it for those who do not want to start from scratch.

This new functionality then goes beyond simply creating a photo that you can share, because it also allows you to modify your voice, and even create videos with the created character.


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TikTok avatar feature comes with some already pre-designed faces, in the case of users that do not want to start from scratch.

To create your own avatar on TikTok you must follow these steps:

  • First of all, you need to open the app and input your login credentials or create a new account.
  • Next, select the option to record a video.
  • Then click on the “Effects” section located on the left side of the record button.
  • There, click on the magnifying glass icon on the left side.

  • Now, search for “TikTok avatars” and select the option as shown in the picture above.
  • Then, the application itself will place the effect on you. You will have different options already created that you can try.
  • If you want to design an avatar from scratch, then click on “New” and start selecting the features and colors that suit your own characteristics.

Now you can start using your personalized avatar on TikTok and you can also download the TikTok videos and upload them on other social networks.

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