- The first social media trend in 2018 is a five-year transformation challenge
- Netizens post photos of themselves in 2012 and 2018 to see how much they've changed
- Celebrities, and some fans, made their own versions with their favorite celebrities
With the start of a brand new year, netizens are looking back on how far they've changed through a trending photo challenge.
The task is simple: Post a picture of yourself from 2012 & 2018 and see how much you've changed.
Naturally, fans also wanted to check their idols' transformations and took the liberty of creating one for them. Other celebrities posted their own.
Take a look at how Pinoy celebrities changed over the years.
1. Liza Soberano
In 2012, Liza is just 14 years old and still in high school. Now, she's hailed as the Most Beautiful Face in the World.
2. Enrique Gil
In 2012, Quen starred opposite Kathryn Bernardo and Daniel Padilla in "Princess and I". Now, he's in an equally popular loveteam with Liza Soberano.
3. Kathryn Bernardo
2012 is the year Kathryn Bernardo first paired up with Daniel Padilla in the teleserye "Princess and I". Their successful love team is still going strong today. Kathryn is named Favorite Foreign TV Actress in Blue Star Awards in Vietnam.
4. Awra Briguela
In 2012, Awra is still an 8-year-old dreamer. Now, the openly gay young actor is starting to live his dreams.
5. Darren Espanto
Ten-year-old Darren joined the Canadian singing competition "The Next Star" in 2012. He became the youngest finalist in the history of the show. Now, he's a big superstar here in the Philippines and the region.
6. Maris Racal
Maris was a high schooler in Tagum City, Davao del Norte in 2012. After placing second in "Pinoy Big Brother All In" in 2014, Maris became part of Star Magic Circle and is now living the dream as a young actress and singer.
7. KZ Tandingan
KZ won "The X Factor Philippines" in 2012. She was an early favorite in the competition because of her unique and jazzy versions of contemporary songs. The star is now one of the most prominent and acclaimed Filipino singer.
8. Iñigo Pascual
In 2012, Iñigo was only known as Piolo Pascual's 15-year-old son. Now, he's a star on his own right. His hit single "Dahil Sa'yo" is the first song to hit number one on Billboard Philippines' Philippine Top 20 chart.
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