Why do I look horrible in photographs?

I'm not ugly but I know I'm not attractive, I think I look okay when I look in the mirror but terrible in photographs, I'm not very good at fake smiling and I never wear make up. I'm not sure if these could be the reason but I'm not even confident enough to have a profile picture because I just... show more I'm not ugly but I know I'm not attractive, I think I look okay when I look in the mirror but terrible in photographs, I'm not very good at fake smiling and I never wear make up. I'm not sure if these could be the reason but I'm not even confident enough to have a profile picture because I just look so ugly in every photograph. Do you have any tips on how to take a good picture?
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