March 23, 2024 1:51 pm

How to Create a White Outline Around your Profile Picture in Canva

3 Minutes Canva Tutorial

Step 1 & 2 Choose a picture and upload to Canva

  • Take or choose a picture.
    Get pic that fills a circle AKA move your beautiful face. Want some help with your profile picture? Here is my tutorial for taking great  selfies without makeup and complicated 
  • Click Edit photo

Step 3 Remove background

  • Click BG Remover at the left hand (this only works for a paid Canva account. Don't have that? Ask a friend to do it for you and send it to you as a png without background 

Step 4 Click erase

  • You now have an image with a transparent background. Click save.

Step 5 Add your background color

  • Got your brand colors? Great, choose one that looks good on you. Not yet? Do you know that we've got Ready Made brands in The Real You AND that you can start your stay in The Real You free of charge?

Step 6 Choose your background color

  • Choose your best color 
Step 7/8 Go to Shadows
  • Go to left hand FX effects and click Shadows
  • Yes' I'm aware that I skipped a number :-)  
Step 9 Choose outline
  • Just follow the arrow
Step 10  Blur is Zero
  •  Fiddle with the size and amount (make sure the blur is off.) Choose for white (or just do as you please (it's your portrait)
Step 11  Choose your outline color Create and create a White Outline Around your Profile Picture
  • Choose for white (or just do as you please (it's your portrait)
Step 12  You are done!
  • Download as PNG and show your face to your soul audience! You have now officially a White Outline Around your Profile Picture

Ready for more Canva Tutorials? Here you go!!

Don't forget to start your first 10 days in The Real You (all free and without obligation)


March, 2024

Create a White Outline Around your Profile Picture


March, 2024

Great Selfie after 40, 50, 60, 70


March, 2024

Canva Tutorial Art Self-Portrait


December, 2022

How to DIY your Visual Brand in a Day


October, 2022

Stock Photos of Business Women of Color

About the Author

Esther de Charon de Saint Germain, Branding Queen, Marketing Strategy Miracle Extraordinair, Energy shifter, founder of the Wonderfully Weird World, bestselling author, and Whisperer of Souls also bestselling author, Abe's mother, Rik's wife, and the servant of Marie and Leeloo (yes, cats)

Oh, she can also channel information from Source, so that you can tap into the wisdom of spirit guides.

Esther is the founder of the Wonderfully Weird movement that transforms, inspires, and supports women entrepreneurs to build a business and brand based on self-love and self-acceptance and become their authentic selves.

You can work with Esther in the The Real You and if you want to honor you Wonderfully Weirdness and get 10 clients each month with emotional heart based marketing (that doesn't suck at all. Or work with her in person - limited availability - Take the Quiz for your best solution

Follow Esther at Instagram | Facebook

{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}