One of the most hyped celebrities in the Hollywood industry is Lindsay Lohan, a beautiful young woman, or rather, just a beautiful girl who has been spoilt by the riches attributed to her by the paparazzi & music/movie industry. She is a talented person no doubt; but she has received more attention for her bad habits and behavior than for her career.
Lohan rose to stardom between 2003 and 2005 with leading roles in the films ‘Freaky Friday’, ‘Mean Girls’ and ‘Herbie: Fully Loaded’. Back then she was a fresh-faced, pretty and innocent girl who had everything going for her, career-wise.
Her career was interrupted in 2007 as two DUI incidents and three visits to rehabilitation facilities led to several lost movie deals. Read more about Lindsay Lohan’s addictions.
Since then she has consistently battled her addictions, which, as far as we know, include alcohol and several illegal drugs. One other addiction Lindsay is still battling is nicotine; the actress still smokes. She is a favorite target of paparazzi photographers and her personal life has been a frequent subject of celebrity and tabloid journalism.
She was seen many times with a bottle of wine in one hand, and a fag in the other. Normally people resort to alcohol and cigarettes to reduce their stress levels or to try to relax.
The fact that smoking damages everyone’s health is common knowledge; the fact that – in addition to her other addictions – Lindsay smokes despite known health problems might be labeled as silly. Smokingsides.com quotes court documents from her parents’ 1989 divorce as saying: “Lindsay suffers from asthma and related pulmonary problems which flare up periodically and (on) occasion (has) difficulty in breathing and otherwise necessitating use of a pulmonary machine and an aspirator three times daily.'”
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This mugshot is found from http://www.perezhilton.com, and the original is from the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department. All mugshots from there are released into in the public domain.[