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This photoshopped version of Kate Middleton is horrifying (PHOTO)

A celebrity gossip junky, Caroline Goddard has been writing entertainment news for longer than the world has known Kim Kardashian's name. Follow her on Twitter at @GoddardCaroline.

This is, hands down, the worst Photoshop job of Kate Middleton, ever

The Duchess of Cambridge, who is the literal definition of perfection, was horribly defaced by an Australian magazine trying to freshen up her look.

In what was meant to be an attempt to make Kate even more flawless (impossible), the Australian Woman's Day lightened her stunning green eyes, painted on a lip color she would never be caught dead wearing, rouged her up and effectually made her look a solid 15 years older.

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Here's what she really looked like: Royally stunning.

This is, hands down, the worst Photoshop job of Kate Middleton, ever

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The image hacked to death by the magazine was from the duchess's visit to the Kensington Aldridge Academy on Jan. 19, where she toured the new facilities at the Leisure Centre in a powder-blue Seraphine Natasha cashmere-blend coat. She was showing just a bit of the baby bump that has surely been growing by leaps and bounds during her annual family vacation in Mustique this week.

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