Moments after a resident of Siberia posted a picture of her eyelashes covered in ice, Anastasia Gruzdeva's image went viral on social media. The Instagram post brought the internet's attention towards one of the coldest inhabited places on earth.
The picture got 180,982 views on Instagram (Credit: Instagram)
If you are thinking that winter was harsh in Siberia then you'll be surprised to know that summer is not far behind. Ms. Gruzdeva has recently posted another picture and this time her face is not covered in ice.
The image that is going viral shows her face covered with many mosquitoes and insects. While winter in the area sees temperatures drop to minus 60 degrees Celsius, summertime can have temperatures go up to 30 degrees Celsius or higher.
The new picture has received almost 10,102 likes since it was posted three days ago.
Through these images, Anastasia Gruzdeva is trying to make a larger point. She has shifted the focus towards the hardship of people in Siberia and what they have to go through due to its extreme weather conditions.
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