If you don’t wish to allow Facebook to use your profile or photos in promoting their services in any which way or form, you can follow the steps outlined here to stop Facebook from using your Name or Profile photo in their Facebook Social Ads.
- Go to your Account Settings > Facebook Ads (Direct link)
- From the menu option “Allow ads on platform pages to show my information to” Select “No one”
- You may also scroll down to further Select “No one” from “Show my social actions in Facebook Ads to” option as well.
Although there is seemingly no harm from allowing Facebook to use your account in their ads, some people prefer to keep their Facebook account very private. This would help those people who wish to maintain their privacy all the time.
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