She may smile for the camera, but it will turn to a frown the moment you show her the picture you've taken.
Half of women are so critical of their appearance that they 'hate' looking at photographs of themselves, a study
And three-quarters are self-consciousenough to try to avoid appearing in snaps altogether.
When they do bravethe camera lens, women's most common complaint is that they don't like their smile.
A third grumble that their teeth aren't white enough and a quarter worry that they're wonky.
A total of 14 percent moan about the 'smile lines' on their faces.
Even once the smile is out of the picture, they are likely to lament having their eyes closed or feeling embarrassed
by their outfit.
Many women fear the pictures will attract cattycomments if they appear on social networking websites such as
And even on what is supposed to be the happiest day of their lives, 36 percent of brides feel anxious about
being the focus of so much photographic attention.
according to the survey by Macleans toothpaste.
Celebrity photographer Daniel Kennedy, who has shot stars including Angelina Jolie and Thandie Newton, advised
self-conscious women: ‘Try to enjoy yourself. A natural smile that goes through to the eyes is far more attractive than
a fake one.
丹尼尔 肯尼迪是著名的摄影师，曾经为安吉丽娜 朱莉和桑迪 纽顿等明星拍过照片。他给那些缺乏自信的女人们提的
‘Keep your chin down and look up through your eyelashes for a face-slimming look that enhances your cheekbones.’