Today Show host Tamron Alexander debuted a new look with her perfectly trimmed and tapered cut by celebrity hairstylist Johnny Wright at the 2016 Golden Globes. Wright may be best known as First Lady Michelle Obama’s hairstylist, but he served major slayage with Hall’s hair, which is normally pixied and feathered.
“When I saw Tamron’s Alexander McQueen dress, I thought throwback!,” said Wright. “Because of this, I knew her traditional hairstyle wouldn’t do. I wanted her hair to be bold and edgy to bring the whole look out.”
Wright shared notes on how he achieved this dramatic new look — beginning with the requisite cleansing prep the night before.
- First, cleanse with a moisturizing shampoo and conditioner like Amla Legend Moisture Remedy Shampoo and Amla Legend Moisture Remedy Conditioner.
- To achieved the slicked down look, he then molded the hair with a gel like Let’s Jam! Extra Hold Shining and Conditioning Gel and allow her hair to dry overnight. However, if you are short on time, sit under a dryer.
- On the day of, he combed out the mold and flat ironed her tresses bone strain using a small amount of oil like Amla Legend Rejuvenating Oil, for added moisture and shine.
- He finished the look by trimming her hair with a sharp line as needed and added Amla Legend Silkening Oil Mist to add shine and hold.