Sarah Jessica Parker mocked for her recent appearance at Met Gala

Rodolfo Vieira
May 11, 2018
04:52 P.M.
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Sarah Jessica Parker is considered to be one of the most iconic names in entertainment history, but the star didn't spark very brightly at the 2018 Met Gala.

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The 53-year-old attended the event, which took place on Monday, May 7, 2018, wearing a very peculiar golden outfit that was among the most unique ones of the night.

But, although her Dolce & Gabbana dress resembled a mixture of a cleric robe and a battle armor, especially across the chest area, her face stirred up quite a discussion on Twitter.

The actress has always been known for taking good care of herself, a trait that was shared by the most famous character she ever played - Carrie Bradshaw from Sex and the City.

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But unlike Bradshaw, not everything can be solved by getting a new pair of expensive shoes. When the first photos of the Met Gala hit the internet, people immediately noticed that there was something odd about the actress.

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Parker seemed to have aged considerably.Akhona, a Twitter user, pointed out that the former Sex and the City star looked like she was 100 years old. Other people, such as AlleyKat and Ken Xenia agreed with  Akhona.

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Whether it was because of the poor choice of make-up or lack of a good night of sleep, the truth is that Parker's face seemed to be to be very dry and wrinkly for someone her age.

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Yet, among all the people who took a shot at the 53-year-old, there were a couple who stood up for her. Jackson Grey argued that Parker deserved to be respected because everyone becomes old at some point.

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V. Del Rossi agreed that the actress might not be aging well, but she that she spread quite a lot of glamour even in her late 30s, and that she's still one of the most knowledgeable women when it comes to fashion.

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Parker was an avid smoker was a smoker for many years, which would explain why she looks so much older than people remember. According to the Mayo Clinic, nicotine promotes premature aging by reducing blood flow.

With a lower blood flow, the skin tends to dry and wrinkle at a much faster rate. Many people in how business learned that smoking boosted their metabolism and suppressed their appetite, but not without a cost.

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