Exclusive: How a Top Makeup Artist Gets Ready for the Met Gala

We all know it takes a trusted makeup artist to get a celebrity Met Gala–ready, but what about a makeup artist getting Met Gala–ready? Well, that comes with its own set of rituals. World-renowned makeup guru Gucci Westman gave Byrdie an exclusive look at her pre-Met prep—from trying on the perfect dress to doing her own makeup (and the products she swears by, obviously). Keep scrolling to take a look at her Met Gala photo diary!