Blur Face Instantly

    Want to anonymize the people in your photos? Blur faces in photos quickly with Pixelied’s handy online image editor.

    Or drag & drop your image here

    How to blur face in 4 steps

    Pictures contain blurred faces to preserve the privacy of the people in them. Here’s how you can blur faces to not give out more personal info than required!

    Step 1
    Upload your image

    Upload your image

    Upload an image in JPG or PNG format or drag and drop it in the editor.

    Step 2
    Crop and apply blur effect

    Crop and apply blur effect

    Crop out everything but the face in the copy before applying the Blur tool.

    Step 3
    Place your image

    Place your image

    Place the cropped image with the blurred face on top of the original.

    Step 4
    Download your image

    Download your image

    When you’re done, simply click on ‘Download’ and save the image in any available file format you wish.

    The free toolkit for easy, beautiful images

    Our collection of easy-to-use image enhancement options lets you make simple edits like blur face, improve contrast, and much more to create visual content within minutes and share it across your social channels. Preserve private information and share only what’s necessary with Pixelied.

    Protect the Identity of People in Photos

    When sharing a photo with people whose identities need to be preserved, adding a face blur is crucial. Blur faces or any other part of your photos with our blur tool instantly to ensure you’re not leaking personal information online!

    Photographers can use this feature to blur the faces of everyone in their photos. Teachers and doctors can do the same with their latest field trips and clinical case photos to protect the identities of their students and patients, respectively.

    Protect the Identity of People in Photos

    Hide Sensitive Information in Screenshots

    It’s not unusual for screenshots to be used in tech blogs that might contain private info like passwords. Similarly, screenshots of messages having sensitive conversations might be shared too. During these times, hiding selective data becomes essential.

    Our blur tool helps to hide such sensitive info quickly and efficiently so that you can share only the most critical facts and preserve unnecessary ones. Never reveal more than what’s needed with Pixelied!

    Hide Sensitive Information in Screenshots

    Hide Face Using Blur or Pixelate Effect

    You may prefer to blur faces than pixelate them. We’ve got you covered in either of the cases. Use either the Blur tool to blur out the identity or apply the Pixelate effect to hide the face - it’s your choice!

    Apply the effect that best suits your overall photo so that you can preserve the aesthetics of your snap even while protecting personal info.

    Hide Face Using Blur or Pixelate Effect

    Redact Face Using a Solid Black Square

    Choose to go vintage with privacy protection in your photos, like the newspapers in the past. Place a solid black square right on top of the face you want to conceal and get the job done!

    Why use a face pixelator that can easily be de-pixelated with advanced AI software when you can hide everything under a solid box? It’s the safest way to protect identities online.

    Redact Face Using a Solid Black Square

    Blur Face with More Customizations


    Crop out all unnecessary parts of your image except the face before using the Blur tool.


    Highlight the text and designs on your photo with borders of width and color to match the mood.

    Drop Shadow

    Add gravity to your texts and graphics by enabling shadows and having a lasting impact!


    Easily rotate your blurred face clockwise or anticlockwise to fix orientation.


    Flip your photos horizontally or vertically and have fun with our mirror effect to create a surreal graphic.


    Use the eye-dropper tool to pick any color from your photo and use it for your designs.

    More Than Just a Face Pixelator Tool

    Reimagine instant and easy photo editing with Pixelied’s handy, easy-to-use, free online photo editor. If you’re a digital marketer or a content creator on the go, Pixelied is the tool for you. Our wholesome collection of editing tools and drag-n-drop setup makes it easy for non-designers and professionals alike to create visually stunning content in a matter of minutes!

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