Research + News | Topic: Trends
May 5, 2021
What Is ‘Cheugy’? You Know It When You See It
Out of touch? Basic? A new term to describe a certain aesthetic is gaining popularity on TikTok. Read the full article here.
Jan 6, 2021
TikTok Teens’ Latest Passion Is Enterprise Software
Five days into the new year, and TikTok’s hottest 2021 trend is teens using enterprise software to go viral. Read the article here.
Dec 21, 2020
‘Want To Do The Spacegirl Dance With Me?’ How To Talk To Teens This Christmas
Between cancelled school formals and gap years, it’s a bleak time to be a teenager – but Nina Dillon Britton knows the right words to say. Read the article here.
Dec 16, 2020
Doctors Warn Teens Not To Try New ‘Scalp Popping’ TikTok Trend
A new TikTok trend has teens pulling their scalp in hopes of getting it to “pop.” Read the article here.
Nov 9, 2020
Anti-Capitalist Teens Are Sharing Shoplifting Tips On TikTok
Gen Z are sharing their stealing tips to punish chain stores and “problematic” businesses. Read the article here
Nov 2, 2020
Defusing The “Benadryl Challenge”: Discussing Danger With Teens
The latest challenge in the news is the “Benadryl challenge” that appeared on TikTok. Read the article here.
Oct 6, 2020
In Wake Of “Benadryl Challenge” On TikTok, FDA Issues Warning
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning about serious health problems with high doses of the allergy medicine Benadryl, after reports of teens participating in the so-called “Benadryl Challenge” on the social media platform TikTok. Read the article here.
Sep 11, 2020
Teen Dies After Doing TikTok ‘Benadryl Challenge’ As Doctors Warn Of Dangers
A 15-year old girl from Oklahoma has reportedly died after taking an excessive amount of the anti-allergy medication Benadryl as part of a challenge on social media app TikTok. Read the article here.
Apr 27, 2020
Hair Tinsel Is Back Thanks To Gen Z Teens And TikTok
Gen Z teens are bringing back all the trends you thought you’d never see again. Read the article here.
Feb 26, 2020
‘Metabolism Drops’ Recall: What To Know About TikTok’s Latest Dangerous Trend
The maker of Metabolism Drops, Rae Wellness, has issued a recall after teens began promoting this weight-loss supplement on TikTok. Read the article here.