Michelle Obama's Most Glamourous Updos

Michelle Obama's Most Glamourous Updos

ESSENCE.COM May, 11, 2016

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Michelle Obama slicked her hair back into a shiny French roll at the at the White House’s Cinco de Mayo event.

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The First Lady prepares to speak during the Smithsonian’s Cooper Hewitt National Design Awards luncheon in a free-flowing, feathery updo.

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This simple yet chic upsweep looks fabulous on the First Lady as she speaks during an event honoring the 2011 Baseball World Series Champion St. Louis Cardinals

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Michelle Obama attended the 2012 BET Honors in an elegant updo featuring a mound of beautiful curls.

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To promote her “Let’s Move!” campaign, Michelle Obama visited a Walgreens store in a lovely, voluminous updo complete with a chic side part.

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Michelle Obama attended a state dinner at the White House wearing a loosely pinned updo with lots of height and dramatic spikes.

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Michelle Obama greets children on the South Lawn of the White House while sporting an easy, layered pin-up with soft waves.

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Michelle Obama attended a celebration of country music in the East Room of the White House in a sleek pinned-back style with full layered bangs and lots of shine.

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At a special screening of her Nickelodeon iCarly episode, “iMeet The First Lady,” Mrs. O sported a slick, pinned-back ’do with a simple side part.

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Michelle Obama was the epitome of elegance when she arrived at the State Dinner in London in a stunning, French roll upsweep.

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Michelle Obama pinned up her free-flowing layers for this casually sophisticated look at the “Let’s Move!” tennis clinic during the 2011 U.S. Open.

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Michelle Obama donned a full updo with a center part during her historic visit to Cape Town.

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At a state dinner at the White House, Michelle Obama looked regal in a beautiful updo of loose curls with sleek sides.

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