How do I use Instagram Direct?
Instagram Direct lets you send messages to one or more people. These messages can include text and photos or videos you take or upload from your library. You can also send the following things as a message on Instagram Direct:
To see messages you've sent with Instagram Direct
  1. Tap send or messenger in the top right of Feed.
  2. Tap on the conversation you want to view.
When you send a post from feed using Instagram Direct, it'll only be visible to people who can already see it. For example, if you send a post from a private account as a message, only people who follow that account will be able to see it.
Photos or videos sent with Instagram Direct can't be shared through Instagram to other sites like Facebook or Twitter, and won't appear on hashtag and location pages.
Learn how to view messages you've received with Instagram Direct.
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