At Joe Biden and Kamala Harris’ inauguration, there were several outfits that made headlines. One of them was of Michelle Obama who was seen in a plum floor-length jacket that she wore over an identical turtleneck sweater and a pair of wide-leg trousers. But what actually made heads flip was her hairdo, particularly these stunning curls.
Recently, former US president Barack Obama appeared on Very Smart Brothas Book Club and answered questions from readers concerning his memoir, A Promised Land. However, when a younger woman requested what he considered Michelle Obama’s look, he expressed appreciation but in addition admitted he didn’t discover her hairdo.
“I don’t know what it is about y’all, with Michelle and her belts. I asked Michelle about it at dinner the other night. I said, ‘Listen baby, you are gorgeous. You know, I understand completely why you are a fashion icon.’ But, I said, ‘Was your hair different? ‘Cause it didn’t look that different. Anyway, so I don’t have an answer other than just knowing she looks good and looks better than me. I understand that.”
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Her outfit was designed by Sergio Hudson, and was hair was achieved by Yene Damtew, who later spoke to Vogue detailing the method.
Damtew stated, “I used several tools and products for this look. I started with creating curls with a one-inch barrel iron. Yes, you can achieve bigger curls with a smaller barrel! Next we did a curl set to lock in the curls. Then I used a round brush to create body and “soften” the curls. I completed it off with a feather comb for some quantity after which hair spray so it will maintain. This is certainly a glance anybody can obtain at house with a little bit apply and endurance.”