How do I remove a follower on Instagram?
If your account is set to private, you can remove people from your followers list on Instagram.
To remove a follower:
Instagram app for Android and iPhone
  1. Tap profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap Followers at the top.
  3. Tap Remove to the right of the follower you'd like to remove, then tap Remove to confirm.
Instagram.com from a mobile browser
  1. Tap your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap Followers at the top.
  3. Tap Remove to the right of the follower you'd like to remove, then tap Remove to confirm.
Instagram.com from a computer
  1. Click your profile picture in the top right, then click profile Profile.
  2. Click Followers at the top.
  3. Click Remove to the right of the follower you'd like to remove, then click Remove to confirm.
Instagram Lite app for Android
  1. Tap profile or your profile picture in the bottom right to go to your profile.
  2. Tap Followers at the top.
  3. Tap Remove to the right of the follower you'd like to remove, then tap Remove to confirm.
When you remove a follower, they aren't notified that you've removed them.
You can also block someone to get them to stop following you. People aren't notified when you block them. Learn more about blocking people.
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