The wife of Ellen was once a shadow of herself, surviving on only a 300kj a day diet starving herself down to 38kg. GALLERY: Go neon birght in winter
The photo tells the story. Richie back in 2006 went scarily thin. Luckily after two kids with loving husband (rocker Benji Madden) she is happy and healthy.
Lately she has been in the headlines for her trouble with the law, but back in 2009 Lindsay made headlines for her disappearing figure. GALLERY: Stars take the neckline plunge
At the 2003 Golden Globes ex girlfriend of Jack Nicholson stunned the red carpet viewers and other actors when she turned up in a ballerina outift looking gaunt and waifer thin.
Duff admits she went way to far with her "desert or bread" diet back in 2006. She now focuses on healthy eating and exercise, loving a sweet treat now and then. INTERVIEW: samantha Harris talks the races
The singer, who has had trouble with drugs and alcohol went on a downward spiral in 2007 losing so much weight she was unrecognisable except for her signature beehive hair.