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Do You Have a "Good Side"?

Do You Have a "Good Side"?

I'm not talking about "good side" in terms of whether you're a saint or a sinner. I'm going to just assume that most of us are little angels when it comes down to it. Instead, I'm talking snapshots. Recently, another member of Team Bella and I had a mini photo session in which we agreed that we each have a more flattering angle. Celebrities are notorious for asking to be photographed from their own good sides, and how about you? Are you lucky enough to possess photogenic qualities without having to stretch your head every which way, or do you have to work at it a bit to get it right?

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Talldiva45 Talldiva45 6 years
I have never noticed one side that looks better on me than another in photos - they both look the same to me.
inlove23 inlove23 6 years
I always tilt my head towards one direction, but I feel like I look better straight on. I need to work on it. haha. Oh, and I HATE taking pictures from below because I just look stupid, and I don't think its a flattering angle on anyone.
dulcedolci dulcedolci 6 years
I like the right side of my face better when I look in the mirror, mainly b/c its more pronounced. Although my face is very symmetrical, I can tell slightly that the right side is bigger, as with the rest of my body. Its easier for me to turn my head to the left and pose than it is for me to turn my head to the right and pose. They may be why I'm more partial to the right rather than left as well.
Girl-Jen Girl-Jen 6 years
My backside is my good side, LOL. As far as my face goes, I'm bilaterally unphotogenic.
neonbee neonbee 6 years
I think it's my left side. I'm not sure though. I probably should check.
kristints kristints 6 years
Everyone says my face is very symmetrical. I think both of my sides are equally good. :)
ticamorena ticamorena 6 years
Luckily I'm pretty symetrical and look the same photographed from any side, irrespective of my hair cut/style; however, I'm always happy to wait for others to pose using their 'good' side because I've seen the difference it can make
bryseana bryseana 6 years
A photographer once said "let's get your good side". I was 11 years old. All I kept thinking was "I have a bad side". If I can get out of having my picture taken - I do. I hate it.
weffie weffie 6 years
yes, left. my nose is a bit crooked. and if the camera is anywhere below me then i'm guaranteed to look at least 40 lbs heavier :) ps we talked this 6 months ago lol
jelibeann jelibeann 6 years
actually, i USED to have that problem...i seem to have forgotten the fact that i had good old-fashioned bangs cut yesterday...oops!
jelibeann jelibeann 6 years
haha...i have the same issue, chelsea
chelseacbboyles chelseacbboyles 6 years
I do but mine is dependent upon my hair. I have side-swept bangs so I prefer to be photographed on the side the my bangs are on, otherwise my monstrous forehead is the main event when photographed on the non-bang side. ha!
Hello890 Hello890 6 years
I don't know. I've never noticed. I don't think so. All my sides and angles look fine.
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