Designer creates portraits of celebrities their younger selves 

Have you ever wondered how different celebrities used to look before they shot to fame? 

Dutch designer Ard Gelinck has answered the question with these clever Photoshopped images of stars alongside their younger selves. 

BoredPanda shared an online gallery of some of the best of Gelinck’s creations – including the likes of Drake, Lily Collins and Kim Kardashian.

Scroll down to see some of our favourite examples, including one of Macaulay Culkin, now 40, smiling next to himself in Home Alone, that show just how far they’ve come.

Hip hop icon Drake has transformed his look over the years, ditching his round spectacles and fixing the gaps in his teeth

Hip hop icon Drake has transformed his look over the years, ditching his round spectacles and fixing the gaps in his teeth

After just turning 40, Kim Kardashian would no doubt feel nostalgic about this throwback picture of her and her younger self

After just turning 40, Kim Kardashian would no doubt feel nostalgic about this throwback picture of her and her younger self

Rising to fame at a young age as the star of popular Christmas film Home Alone, fans are always shocked to realise Macaulay Culkin is now 40

Rising to fame at a young age as the star of popular Christmas film Home Alone, fans are always shocked to realise Macaulay Culkin is now 40

The beautiful Margot Robbie still has her sweet smile all these years later, although she decided to ditch her full fringe

The beautiful Margot Robbie still has her sweet smile all these years later, although she decided to ditch her full fringe

Neil Patrick Harris appears to have perfected his signature smile from a young age and proves he is age defying even at 47-years-old

Neil Patrick Harris appears to have perfected his signature smile from a young age and proves he is age defying even at 47-years-old

Selena Gomez does not look like she has aged a day in this sweet side-by-side snap of herwith her younger self in the days when she played Gianna in Barney

Selena Gomez does not look like she has aged a day in this sweet side-by-side snap of herwith her younger self in the days when she played Gianna in Barney

This adorable snap proves Emily in Paris star Lily Collins has barely aged from when she was a youngster with her signature brown eyes

This adorable snap proves Emily in Paris star Lily Collins has barely aged from when she was a youngster with her signature brown eyes 

Julia Roberts luscious locks and big beautiful smile is proven to be timeless in this incredible side-by-side shot of her and her younger self

Julia Roberts luscious locks and big beautiful smile is proven to be timeless in this incredible side-by-side shot of her and her younger self

Heartthrob George Clooney, now 59, proves his good looks will never fade as he is Photoshopped next to his younger self sporting a curlier mop

Heartthrob George Clooney, now 59, proves his good looks will never fade as he is Photoshopped next to his younger self sporting a curlier mop