Kim Kardashian’s Met Gala 2022 look continues to be a big hit. Kardashian has made a public statement about the weight loss plan she used to fit in Marilyn Monroe’s gown for the Met Gala. However, there are many people, including RiverdaleLili Reinhart, a reality star, has been critical of Kardashian’s glamorization of weight loss. Kardashian has reacted to those criticisms and used a Christian Bale anecdote as a way to do so.
In an interview with New York TimesKardashian claimed that the criticism she received for choosing to lose weight in order to wear Monroe’s gown was unfair when compared to the comments about actors who have lost or gained weight to play a particular role. The beauty mogul specifically mentioned Bale’s dramatic weight loss. Bale lost 60 pounds to play the role in 2004’s Oscar film. The MachinistPer. TooFab. She described the two scenarios. “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.”
Kim Kardashian responds to backlash after she lost 16 pounds in order to fit into a Marilyn Monroe dress
“Christian Bale can do it for a movie role and that is acceptable. It’s all the same to me. I wasn’t saying, ‘Hey everyone, why don’t you go lose this weight in a short period of time?’” pic.twitter.com/spSMRVKw8C
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“I wasn’t saying, ‘Hey everyone, why don’t you go lose this weight in a short period of time?'”She added, “She!” “didn’t do anything unhealthy”To lose weight. Kardashian needed to lose 16 pounds to fit Monroe’s dress. It couldn’t be altered. She had just a few months before the big event to make these changes. According to the reality star she didn’t have any backup plans in place for when she couldn’t fit into her garment.
“I just simply couldn’t have gone, which wouldn’t have mattered,” Kardashian said. “It was just important to me to reach that goal.”Talk to VogueShe explained how she managed to fit into the famous dress while she was taking photos on the red carpet. Later, she changed into a replica gown for the remainder of the evening. The Keeping up with the KardashiansStar said “I would wear a sauna suit twice a day, run on the treadmill, completely cut out all sugar and all carbs, and just eat the cleanest veggies and protein.”Kardashian also added “I didn’t starve myself, but I was so strict.”