Over the last six months, the total time people spent watching video on Instagram increased by 150 per cent. Not one to miss a trend, the impressive stats has seen the social media app add a new feature to its set-up.

As of July 26 you will notice that your Instagram account has become even more personalised. How? Go to your explore section (the little magnifying glass) and you will notice a new segment at the top of the feed called Videos You Might Like.

The videos shown are based on your likes and interests – so the more you like and comment within the Instagram community the more unique-for-you the videos will appear.

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Already savvy to the knowledge that videos are becoming all-important in the world of social media, here are the top 5 UAE female Instagrammers who love video:

@diala_ali: Presenter at Dubai Media Incorporated

Prayer time at Mecca

At a children’s centre:

👻: Diala_ali1 في مركز الجليلة لثقافة الطفل @ajcccuae 💕✨

A video posted by ديالا علي (@diala_ali) on

@hudabeautyAmerican/UAE beauty blogger

Showcasing the latest hair trend:

Hair inspiration for the day @kykhair 😍😍😍 Repost @fashionclimaxx2 #hudabeauty

A video posted by Huda Kattan (@hudabeauty) on

Perfecting the nude-look lip:

Love nudes ❤️❤️❤️ @ellarie #hudabeauty

A video posted by Huda Kattan (@hudabeauty) on

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@therealfouz: Kuwaiti beauty expert and influencer

Sharing her top beauty products:

A sneak peak of her latest commercial:

@ygolsharifi: Film Director

Summer cuteness:

Good morning! Sasha is wearing this cute summer dress by Turkish brand @zeylandq8 in @arabiamall 🐝

A video posted by Yalda Golsharifi (@ygolsharifi) on

The making of an advert:


@doooonie: Founder of @WayedVintage

Picking out her wedding dress:

An excited bride-to-be:

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