No regrets. Kim Kardashian addressed considerations about her weight reduction for the 2022 Met Gala — and the truth star nonetheless stands by her determination.
“To me it was like, ‘OK, Christian Bale can do it for a movie role and that is acceptable.’ Even Renée Zellweger gained weight for a role. It’s all the same to me,” Kardashian, 41, mentioned throughout an interview with The New York Times, which was printed on Wednesday, June 1. “I wasn’t saying, ‘Hey everyone, why don’t you go lose this weight in a short period of time?’”
The Skims founder famous that she “didn’t do anything unhealthy” to match into Marilyn Monroe‘s iconic dress. “It was just important to me to reach that goal,” Kardashian added, before explaining her plan if she didn’t lose the load in time. “I just simply couldn’t have gone, which wouldn’t have mattered.”
The California native initially made headlines when she revealed that she lost 16 kilos in three weeks to match into the classic Bob Mackie robe. “It was this or nothing,” the TV character advised Vogue in May, concerning the dress beforehand worn by Monroe in 1962. “I didn’t starve myself, but I was so strict.”
According to Kardashian, she would put on a sauna swimsuit twice a day, run on the treadmill, utterly lower out all sugar and all carbs and simply eat the cleanest veggies and protein” so as to see outcomes.
After the Met Gala, which Kardashian attended with boyfriend Pete Davidson, the KKW Beauty founder supplied a glimpse at her post-red carpet meal. “So, after the Met, I am starving,” she mentioned in an Instagram video on the time. “And my favorite donuts in the entire world, in New York City are these mini donuts. Oh, my God, you guys, I have them in the room! How cute is this?”
Kardashian added: “Guys, I haven’t had carbs or sugar in almost a month. Definitely [not for] three weeks. And this pizza … I’m so excited!”
That identical month, Lili Reinhart took to social media to name out the businesswoman’s Met Gala preparation. “To walk on a red carpet and do an interview where you say how starving you are… because you haven’t eaten carbs in the last month…all to fit in a f–king dress?” the Riverdale star, 25, wrote by way of her Instagram Story. “So wrong. So f–ked on 100s of levels.”
The Hustlers star questioned if Kardashian’s feedback would have a damaging impact on different individuals. “To openly admit to starving yourself for the sake of the Met Gala. When you know very well that millions of young men and women are looking up to you and listening to your every word. The ignorance is other-worldly disgusting,” Reinhart added.