Meet the woman responsible for SLAYING Michelle Obama’s hair for the Biden-Harris Inauguration. Yene Damtew is a California bred, DMV based hair stylist that is responsible for some of our forever first lady’s flawless hairstyles. She stopped by the Lemonade Stand to talk about her reaction to her viral hairstyle and what lead up to this hair history! Yene also shares her journey to becoming The Obama family hairstylist as a first generation American. Her story is TRULY inspiring, make sure you catch the full interview.
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Leah Henry is an on air personality, Multimedia Producer, and Host in the DMV area. She has a big personality like her home state of Texas! As a graduate of Howard University, Leah's no stranger to the DMV area. She's the creator and producer of "Leah's Lemonade" a self titled entertainment segment turned brand. Leah can be heard on 93.9 WKYS in the DMV. Leah’s Lemonade was featured on “Real HouseWives of Potomac” season 4 and 5 on Bravo TV. Leah's known for her viral interviews! She's had exclusive interviews with Wendy Williams, Romeo Miller, Mathew Knowles, Tyrese Gibson, Saweetie, , Yvonne Orji, and more. Her interviews have been featured on TMZ, Entertainment Tonight, The Shaderoom, The Daily Mail and more. Leah’s the one stop shop for everything entertainment. You can catch her on her podcast "So That's What We're Doing" with RHOP's Candiace Dillard-Bassett, Fox 5 DC’s “Good Day DC” or spilling the Lemonade on “The Mix” on Fox soul. Grab your glasses because Leah’s always got something to spill! View all posts by Leah A. Henry