How do I report inappropriate products on Instagram?

Each of us is an important part of the Instagram community. If you see something on a business profile that you think may violate our policies, please help us by using our built-in reporting options. We have teams that review these reports and works as quickly as possible to remove accounts that don't adhere to our policies.

Sometimes you may see posts that you don’t like, but don’t violate our policies. If that happens, you can unfollow or block the account that posted it.

To report a post containing a tagged product:

  1. Go to the post with a product tagged.
  2. Tap (Android) or (iPhone) on the top right corner.
  3. Tap Report and select a reason.
  4. (Optional) If you wish to unblock the account, you can tap on “...” in the top right corner of the business profile and tap Unblock.

To report a tagged product:

  1. Go to the post with a product tagged.
  2. Tap the tag.
  3. Tap (Android) or (iPhone) on the top right corner.
  4. Tap Report Product and select a reason.
  5. Tap Report.

To report an account:

  1. Go to the business account on Instagram.
  2. Tap (Android) or (iPhone) on the product details page.
  3. Tap Report.
  4. (Optional) If you wish to unblock the account, you can tap on “...” in the top right corner of the business profile and tap Unblock.

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