Mug-Shot Beauty Tips for Lindsay Lohan, Chace Crawford, Mischa Barton, and More


This week Lindsay Lohan went to jail and had to take yet another of one of the most unforgiving kinds of pictures a celebrity can take: a mug shot. Celebrities regularly have to submit to these oft-horribly lit photographic tortures, but seldom look prepared for such a close-up. So we rang up makeup artist Mally Roncal, whose clients include Beyoncé, Teri Hatcher, Celine Dion, and Joss Stone, to find out how, beauty-wise, celebrities like LiLo could have taken a better mug shot. Read ahead for her thoughts on the mug shots of Lohan, Mischa Barton, Chace Crawford, and others, and pick up a few practical tips for taking either a great mug shot (God forbid) of your own one day, or just a great badly lit, close-up head shot at any old party. Your Twitpics will never be the same!