Former First Lady Michelle Obama made a huge statement with her head-to-toe merlot-hued outfit at President Joe Biden’s inauguration on Wednesday, January 20, and her complimenting makeup choices were no doubt a part of the overall impressionable ensemble. And it turns out that Obama’s beauty look was made possible from a combination of extremely well-known and popular brands — ones that you definitely have in your makeup drawer at home, from Fenty Beauty to Glossier.

Speaking with Elle, Obama’s makeup artist Carl Ray shared the deets on exactly how he achieved the former First Lady’s look for the special occasion. Explaining that he knew Obama would be wearing a mask along with a monochromatic ‘fit, Ray “wanted her to have a powerful beauty look that would need to be achieved by playing up the top half of her face,” with a special focus on her eyes.

With that, Ray used…

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