Celebs Before They Were Famous

Think they were born looking perfect? Guess again, these photos prove that stardom and cash can fix even the worst celebrity hairstyles and more

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Leighton Meester

Before: In 2004, right after Leighton Meester graduated high school and just before she made a name for herself on the hit TV show “Gossip Girl,” she had acne and what looks to be rosacea.

After: Seven years later, her career is on fire and her face is flawless.

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