We know what it's like to take 200 pictures of yourself with the hopes of getting that one perfect shot to share with the world. To help you speed up the process (and to salvage the memory capacity of your phone) we compiled a few posts with tips and tricks to help you look your best in every photo.
Take Your Best Shot: How To Look Good In Every Photo
"We talked to celebrity stylists for tricks on tweaking our shirts and skirts; professional makeup artists for their behind-the-scenes tips; photogs for clues about how to pose; and hairstylists to help us figure out what, exactly, we should do with our tresses. The result is 20 of the best-kept photo secrets, to help you look amazing in every picture, every time. Now, if only you could go back in time to retake that Class of '99 YB photo..."
5 Makeup Tips to Look Better in Photos
"This is the time of year where we are often snapped caught off guard and then horrified to see that tag notification on Facebook, luckily I have to accept the photo before it's tagged to my name these day's thanks to a handy privacy tool on Facebook (inserts smug emoji), but for those of you that don't have that set up and to avoid the horror I've come up with 5 tips to make sure you are photo ready no matter what the occasion. You will be party ready and more importantly photo ready with these top tips!"
What to Wear to Look Amazing in Every Photo
"Clothes make the man, especially more so when you are posing for a photo. In our endless quest to look photogenic, we've realised that the clothes you wear play a pivotal role in making you look good in pictures, especially those wretched group photos."
7 Ways To Look Better In Photos
By Garance Doré
"Since I’m an ugly duckling in photos but Gisele in life (Bahahahaha! Of course Garance, yep, definitely), I thought today I’d share some of the tricks I’ve been forced to figure out (being tired of looking at pictures and thinking oh, look, I look like my grandma here! Oh and here, I look like the Big Lebowski! Oh, and here! I look like I am Tom Waits wearing a dress!) on how to be prepared when a camera is around. I used to think that looking bad in photos was just a fact of life… But there are some things you can do to change."
Makeup Artist Tricks for Looking Good in Holiday Photos
"Everyone gets a little snap-happy around the holidays—who can blame us when we're constantly sipping on bubbly with our nearest and dearest while wearing all our most festive wardrobe items at once? In preparation for the most-photographed season of the year, we turned to makeup artists to review some of the smartest tactics for looking gorgeous when the lens gets aimed our way. Here's what they had to say."