The new Facebook Avatar emoji feature allows users to create an avatar of themselves that will be featured in stickers that they can then share in Facebook Stories, comments and more.
Users are also allowed to use the created avatar on other social media platforms like Twitter, Telegram, etc.
With the present feature, it takes on Bitmoji of Snapchat. Use your pictures to make an avatar instantly, add hairstyle, hair color, hair length, face shape, eye shape and color, makeup, eyebrow style and color, nose shape, mouth shape and color, facial hair, body shape, outfit and more.
The avatar was not only rolled out on the Facebook app account, but the avatar feature is also accessible on Facebook Messenger. This is why we have also shown below how to make Facebook avatar on Facebook and its messenger.
Our guide will show you how to create your Avatar in the Facebook mobile application.
How to Make Facebook Avatar Emoji
Step 1: Tap the three horizontal lines in the bottom-right corner of the screen (for iOS) or at the top corner of the screen (for Android).
Step 2: Scroll down and tap “See More.”
Step 3: Tap “Avatars.”
Step 4: Tap “Next.”
Step 5: Tap “Get Started.”
Step 6: Tap one of the skin tone options (you can scroll to see them all), and then tap “Next” at the bottom of the screen.
Step 7: From there, you can customize your Avatar in a variety of ways by choosing their hairstyle, hair color, hair length, face shape, eye shape and color, makeup, eyebrow style and color, nose shape, mouth shape and color, facial hair, body shape, outfit and more. Tap the buttons across the top of the Avatars menu to switch between these different customization areas, and then tap one of the options to preview it on your Avatar. Note: You can tap the mirror icon near the top-right corner of the screen to open your device’s front-facing camera, which will allow you to look at yourself as you create your Avatar.
Step 8: When you’re done customizing your Avatar, tap the checkmark icon in the top-right corner of the screen.
Step 9: Tap “Next.”
Step 10: Tap “Done.”
Now that you’ve created your Avatar, you can leave this menu and start using your personalized Avatar stickers in comments, Stories and more throughout the Facebook app.
Below is the sample avatar we just created using you these steps;
What do you think about the avatar just created?
You can do something better than this, is just for you to get used to the features, know the right place and time to use those features – to make a personalized avatar emoji.
Facebook Avatar for Messenger (How to Create Avatar on Facebook Messenger)
Make sure to have downloaded the latest Facebook Messenger app before proceeding to create a Facebook avatar on Facebook messenger,
Or if you already have the app installed then ensure it is updated to the latest version. After updating
Then follow the steps below to start creating Facebook avatar on Messenger app:
- Open the app drawer on your device and hit the Facebook messenger app icon to open the app.
- Next, open a conversation on the Facebook messenger app.
- Find the sticker option beside the field to enter your message and click on it. Note that you would only see this option if the Facebook avatar has been rolled out to you.
- Click on “Make Your Avatar”.
After that, you would see options t create your own avatar just like using the Facebook app.
Can’t create a Facebook avatar
Not having an avatar option on your Facebook lies with some reasons which will lead to not been able to create a Facebook avatar.
- Make sure your Facebook App is updated to the latest version.
- Open your Facebook or Messenger comment composer. Then, click on the “smiley face” button and then on the sticker tab. Tap on “Create Your Avatar!”
- Click on the blue Facebook icon at the bottom of your phone screen. Next, scroll down and select “See More.” Then, click on “Avatars,” click on “Next” and then “Get started.”
In conclusion, after following this process it gives you all-round access to enjoy the Facebook avatar and adding beautiful features to your profile.