The Margin: $4.6 billion Meitu app proves Warren Buffett would be an amazing anime character

Chinese photo-editing app Meitu 1357, +3.28% has been around for years, but if you’re seeing a sudden uptick in the anime-style images in your newsfeeds, you’re not alone.

Meitu, Inc. is quickly gaining buzz in the U.S. for its app that gives Snapchat-like filters to portraits of people. The app bills itself as a “one touch photoshop for enhancing your beauty,” bringing an anime-like look to selfies. Users simply upload a photo and can either manually edit it or select from one of the filters, with names like “Angelic,” “Fairy Tale,” “Petals” or “Mermaid.”

As of Thursday morning, Meitu ranks No.

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