The Secrets to How Celebs Look Amazing in Photos

We've all been there—that moment when you're tagged in a photo on social media, immediately untag it, kindly ask the person who posted it to delete it, and—if they don't—pack your bags and skip town. Okay, maybe not the latter, but you catch our drift.

So why does it seem like celebrities take such incredible photos? For starters, they're obviously genetically blessed and are seasoned pros at standing in front of the lens. But they've also got a great glam team behind them that knows how to make them look picture-perfect.

The right makeup, hair, and skin prep can mean the difference between a profile pic–worthy shot and one you immediately delete from your camera roll. To find out just what beauty tips make for a better photo, we tapped the brains of some of the best in the biz. Keep reading to find out what they are!

Want more photo tips? Check out our guide to being more photogenic, courtesy of selfie queens.