Watch these best friends of 36 years experience a remarkable Ambush Makeover

Even their husbands are best buds!
By Megan Foster

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Throughout our lives, we create meaningful relationships. Sometimes they are short-lived, but other times they are accompanied by an unbreakable bond that lasts for years.

That’s the case with best friends Marcy and Anastasia — the first Ambush Makeover guests to be featured during the first live audience show with Hoda & Jenna & Friends.

They didn’t expect to get a beauty and style transformation today but were thrilled for a morning of pampering with style expert Jill Martin, celebrity hairstylist Louis Licari and Glamsquad artistic director and makeup artist Kelli Bartlett.

See the looks that had them glowing from head to toe!

Marcy

When Marcy heard that TODAY wanted a pair of best friends for Ambush Makeover, she immediately called her long-time friend Anastasia. They met 36 years ago at Penn State University and have remained close since. While attending Penn State, Marcy and Anastasia were sorority sisters in Kappa Kappa Gamma.

Though hesitant about being a guest on the show, Marcy felt comfortable knowing her best friend would be by her side for her transformational Ambush Makeover.

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Anastasia

Anastasia didn't second guess waking up at 5:00 AM for the chance to be picked for an Ambush Makeover. Standing alongside her friend Marcy, she was astonished when Martin and Licari chose the two.

After attending Penn State, both Anastasia and Marcy got married and had children. Their husbands are best friends, and their kids are both the same age! They've watched TODAY for years and never thought they would be featured on the show.

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