Kristen Bell keeps it real at the Golden Globes

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  • Kristen Bell invited followers to get ready with her while she got glam for the Golden Globes Sunday night
  • Bell shared several pics, including one that revealed she wore butt pads to the awards

(CNN)Kristen Bell really is just like us.

Bell brought fans along for the ride while she got ready for the Golden Globes on Sunday. The actress, who wore a stunning sequin Jenny Packham gown, kicked off her posts by sharing a makeup-free pic.

Step 1: morning matcha! @myencha #GoldenGlobes #wokeuplikethis #matcha

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Then she made sure to show her more than 2 million Instagram followers that it really does take a village to get red carpet ready.
    Bell also let fans in on a little secret -- she wore butt pads to the awards.
    kristen bell butt pads
    But the evening wouldn't be complete without a pic with her handsome husband, Dax Shepard.

    Thank u to my hot date tonight, @daxshepard. I love date night with you. @goldenglobes #GoldenGlobes

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    And an acknowledgment of the all important after party snack.
    Thank you, Kristen, for keeping it real.