Savannah reveals her pre-show style secret

July 13, 2012 at 3:08 PM ET

Savannah wakes up at 3 a.m. and still looks good!

How does Savannah Guthrie cope with waking up at the ungodly hour of 3 a.m.?

The new co-anchor admits TODAY's crack team of hair and makeup professionals help her look camera-ready. 

"You get to get up, roll in with your wet hair and no make-up and your schlubby outfit, and they perform a miracle every single day," she told People magazine.

The cherry on top? Savannah says after she picks out her outfit, the duds are freshly pressed to give it that extra anchorly panache.

Julieanne Smolinski is a contributor. She collects rare, antique irons.

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