It's also meant for "teens only," but entering a birth date is optional.When registering, it requires a selfie of you holding up a certain number of fingers, but the profile picture doesn't need to match that photo.It also contains public groups that host a wide variety of mature content.
When teens 13 and older try to log in to Badoo via Facebook, they can, but the Hot or Not app doesn't allow it.
However, Hot or Not is also an app within Facebook, so teens under 18 can access it there.
What parents need to know: Though a list of safety tips pops up when you log in, there's a ton of mature content, an emphasis on meeting strangers, and various ways to spend money.
During our review there were lots of scantily clad women livestreaming and lots of profiles with various drugs as one of the profile pictures.
Talk to them about how they approach dating and relationships and how to create a healthy, fulfilling one -- and note that these usually require more than a swipe.