Ellen DeGeneres inspires delightfully disgusting Ugly Selfie Booth app

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[prMac.com] Knoxville, Tennessee - Thousands of photo booth variations have cropped up in the App Store over the past couple of years, so why would another snap-beautify-share app warrant anyone's attention? Because Ugly Selfie Booth doesn't make pictures pretty. It makes people ugly. Complete with some nifty features and tons of gnarly "uglies," Ugly Selfie is a sore sight for sore eyes.

Fancy your girlfriend with nose hair and a Mike Tyson tattoo? Done. Want to give your mother a monstrous makeover? Mix and match the piercings, warts, acne, femme 'stache, and eighties makeup options. She may not think it's funny, but you'll be crying.

"We wondered if the term 'selfie' had gone mainstream yet, but after Ellen DeGeneres started talking about selfies on her show, we chose to stick with the name," said Austin Church of Bright Newt. "She's a talented comedian and does a lot of good for people, so an homage to Ellen seemed fitting."

Uglify your face (or your arch nemesis) with this repulsive little app. Results may vary. Proceed with caution.

Take a new picture (or grab someone's profile pic off Facebook), then turn yourself or your friend into an eye-melting troll. Once you're finished, you can save your ugly selfies to your camera roll, email them, or share them with your friends on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram. The app looks and works great on iPhone, iPod, and iPad, thanks to an intuitive user interface, easy resizing & rotating for a realistic (or unrealistic) look, and, of course, a grotesque gallery of Frankenstein-worthy uglies. You can even have uglie selfies printed as postcards and mailed anywhere in the world.

Device Requirements:
* iPhone, iPod touch, iPad and iPad mini
* Requires iPhone OS 4.3 or later
* 46.6 MB

Pricing and Availability:
Anyone can be beautiful, but it takes real guts to make yourself ugly on purpose. Ugly Selfie Booth 1.0 is Free and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Photo & Video category. Download the app for free today.

Bright Newt is an indie creative company, headquartered in Knoxville, Tennessee. Bright Newt represents a confederacy of creative professionals with different, if complimentary, skill sets and a similar way of thinking about branding, business, and relationships. In 2012, Bright Newt's focus had grown from creative copywriting, marketing strategy, branding, SEO, and social media consulting to include mobile app development. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2013 Bright Newt. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.


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