Oh My GAWD, How bad could I possibly be? Then vs Now

June 2023 TikTok Trends Image

How bad can I be?

This trend is about trying something and finding out just how how bad (or not so bad) you could possibly be. Guess what? you don’t know until you try. 🫠 Use this trend to talk about something you tried that turned out even better (or worse) than expected.


original sound – bry



All because of you guys 💛 thank you #fyp #movieideas

♬ original sound – bry

“Nah I’m not addicted” #cinematography

♬ original sound – bry

How people are using this trend:

  • Me getting into a relationship with my pastors son because he was the only boy my parents approved of
  • me doing something embarrassing thinking i’ll get over it … it living with me for the rest of my life
  • “It’s just one movie idea, I’m sure it won’t go anywhere.” *gains over 2 million followers, gets signed, moves to Hollywood to meet with movie producers*
  • me deciding to unblock my high school bully: *marries him*
  • slowly getting out of the people pleaser phase… the amount of people i lost
  • “How strong can I possibly be? Let’s see!”
  • the older sibling trying  to win an argument
  • pov: you and your friend are totally diff people when it comes to skincare 😋

How you can use this trend:

  • Me trying a new way of making custom cups *turns out perfect*
  • Me deciding to start my own business at 23
  • Deciding to make custom clothes in my basement with no experience
  • Client thinking they can do their own Facebook Ads…. spends $200 with no clicks
  • Opening an etsy store with only 2 products … 3 months later

Then vs Now Countdown

this tiktok trend features the theme song from iCarly and goes from a countdown to a glow up in…3…2.. Use it to show off changes, life updates, and where are they now photos or videos


sonido original – Sheyleen Rosa

How people are using the trend:

  • Me and my Siblings THEN vs NOW
  • Friends then vs now.. (The life of the party, the irresponsible one, the logical one)
  • Cousins.. then vs. now
  • Our Team THEN vs NOW (the boss, the accountant, the social media manager)
  • Imagine marrying into a family that has permanent… 6-packs!!
  • Our friend group #thenvsnow … 2020, 2021, 2022, 2023

How you can use the trend:

  • My products #thenvsnow (show old version.. show new version)
  • Our website Then vs Now
  • How our team has grown (then vs. now)
  • How i’ve changed #thenvsnow
  • My products #thenvsnow (show old version.. show new version)
  • Our website Then vs Now
  • How our team has grown (introduce them)
  • My photography THEN vs NOW (before and after)
  • My fitness journey THEN vs NOW
  • My cooking skills THEN vs NOW
  • My style THEN vs NOW


This TikTok trend features moments of sudden realizations or unexpected situations. The sound, with its dramatic repetition of “oh my gawd, emphasizes the surprising nature of the depicted moments. The captions accompanying the videos range from personal reflections to humorous observations and relatable experiences. This trend invites users to share relatable instances when they suddenly grasp something, remember forgotten tea, or find themselves in unexpected scenarios.




I know im not the only one haha… im not the only one right 😳#fyp #ididntmeanit

♬ OH MA GAWD – m🦇

How people are using the trend:

  • POV: You’re more than halfway through your argumentative essay and realize the other side was right 
  • when you’re simply existing and a random rush of anxiety fills your body for no reason
  • When I remember that I accidentally ghosted 3 friends, both parents, and 2.5 dates because I forgot they texted me
  • Example of why young girls SHOULD NOT touch their bodies until AFTER they hit woman hood 🫶🏾
  • when i’m casually talking to someone and I notice their eyes lock onto my wrists
  • POV: when your on FaceTime with your friend and a person from season 2 text you but we’re in season 5 with a whole new cast 
  • pov you’re having your monthly hangout with a friend and remember you haven’t spilled the most important tea you had
  • when you realize 2024 is in 6 months.
  • When I’m giving my friends a motivational pep talk and remember I’m actually in my room alone talking to the wall.
  • When I’m winning an argument with the girl who was rude to me on the bus 6 years ago and I realize I’m alone in my living room at 21
  • When I’m going to take a drink to 32A but I realize 32A asked 2 flights ago and I’m now 6 states away in my hotel room
  • When your mom told you to take the meat out the freezer and she text saying “ 5 mins away” but you forgot

How you can use this trend:

  • When you posted a discount code 10 minutes ago and only have 3 left in stock.
  • POV: you help a client 5X their revenue in 1 day
  • When you finally find the perfect t-shirt that doesn’t shrink when you wash it.
  • When a customer emails you telling you how you changed their life
  • When you’re about to hit a major milestone in your subscriber count
  • When you receive an overwhelming amount of positive feedback on your latest content
  • When you stumble upon a brilliant idea for your next product/service
  • When you’re trying out a new product and suddenly realize its a game changer
  • That moment when you’ve been working tirelessly on your brand, and you receive recognition from an industry expert.