We always love a good red carpet slay — especially when we can afford it! Tennis phenom Serena Williams just showed off how you can shut down a red carpet while serving beauty on a budget.
True, she rocked the hell out of a custom Armani gown (too deep for our pockets!) But, while her super sleek power ponytail looked high-end, it was no wear near breaking the bank.
The look was crafted by hairstylist Nai’vasha Johnson who is behind the manes of such divas as Yara Shahidi and Logan Browning.
“The inspiration for Serena’s look is directly from Giorgio Armani’s sketch,” shared
And, she said she created the look using Dove products, totaling less than $15. To start, she used Dove Care Between Washes Re-Styling Milk ($4.88) on Serena’s freshly washed hair to help redefine her natural texture.
She then blow-dried her hair and separated it into four sections, brushed into a mid-height ponytail and secured with a bungee elastic hair tie.
To achieve the dramatic lengths,
Once installed, she finished off with Dove Style+Care Compressed Micro Mist Extra Hold Hairspray ($4.88) add shine and maintain a slicked-back look.
Are you feeling Serena’s red carpet style?