7 Tricks Celebrities Use to Look More Photogenic
We've already shown you a few of our favourite ways to look better in photos—squinching, anyone? But did you know there is a slew of other measures you can take to help look just as great as your favourite celebs? Sure, they have styling, hair, and makeup professionals at their disposals most of the time, but beyond that, there are countless little efforts you can make on your own to step up your picture-taking game, even without a star's big budget. So today, we're highlighting seven different ways fashion's A-listers consistently look ever so photogenic. From simply knowing your best angles to exactly how to wear your hair, these expert tips will make your next Instagram snap that much better. Plus, shop the celebrity-inspired items each of these It girls would totally wear.
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Like us, Cara is an expert squincher—and it's how her face always looks so perfect and mysterious in photos.
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You'll look perfect in photos if you follow Gigi Hadid's lead by identifying your "good side" and posing strictly to that side. FYI, the left side is usually your best side.
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If pursed lips like Chrissy Teigen's aren't your vibe, a big smile like Reese Witherspoon's here is sometimes better than a normal smile because it immediately shows you're happy and full of life in photos—rather than a regular smile, which could potentially come off as forced.
Now that you've nailed the solo pic, see how to look your best in a group photo!
This post has been updated by Michelle Scanga.