See the Best Behind-the-Scenes Celebrity Instagrams from the 2018 Met Gala

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It's Met Gala day, which means all the celebrities (except, Beyoncé) are spending their entire Monday prepping their skin, getting dolled up, and slipping into some of the craziest dresses.

Sure, we love to watch them walk down the red carpet—but it's way more fun to see the entire village it takes to get our favorite stars ready beforehand. The face masks! The makeup! The manicures! These celebrity beauty routines are intense and mesmerizing. Scroll down to see the best behind-the-scenes tweets and Instagrams from Hollywood A-listers before they arrive at the Met. Then follow us along here to see all the best looks and read about all the best drama.

Sarah Jessica Parker

Cindy Crawford

Laura Dern

Gisele Bündchen

Kim Kardashian West

Ashley Graham

Karlie Kloss

Priyanka Chopra

Kate Upton

Nick Jonas

Emily Ratajkowski

Alex Warner

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