Hollywood adores its skinny celebrities, but what goes on when slim becomes too slender? There appears to be a trend between some female superstars. The pressure to look good (which, sadly, in Hollywood results in slim) is frustrating for many personalities and they wrap up starving themselves to be stick-thin.

Some superstars are by natural means slender, but others aren’t, which explains why this pattern is particularly worrisome. We went through a few of Hollywood’s skinniest celebrities, both present and past, and have a look at their disappearing frames – and their explanations for his or her fading figures.