Blood-curdling images reveal a dark side of Instagram that will leave you horrified

Instagram is a popular platform for us to get up to date with the what our friends and people we like are doing.

Not all of the content on the social media site however is pleasing to the eye (assuming you have conventional tastes).

ViralNova has compiled a series of photos and videos showing some of the most spine-chilling posts you can find on Instagram if you search hard enough.

Have a look at them in the gallery about... if you dare.