ICYMI: Michelle Obama Rocked Her Natural Hair & Broke The Internet

Michelle Obama X Afro

Photo Credit: Twitter/@meagnacarta

The Internet was treated to a unicorn of hair moments this past weekend with a photo of former First Lady Michelle Obama rocking her natural hair. Twitter timelines exploded over the style icon’s voluminous textured tresses were pulled back into a low and loose ponytail puff covered with a grey head band.

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When and where the picture was taken is yet to be determined, but this is arguably the first time the public has ever seen the First Lady’s hair in its natural state since she took office. And Black Twitter was quick to respond in praise and awe of the glorious moment many have been waiting on. 


Michelle has actually been growing out her own natural hair for a few years. Here’s to hoping to see her natural texture make a repeat appearance in its full regalia.

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