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'I love it!' Two moms look gorgeous after Ambush Makeover

Our Ambush Makeover team gave two moms some very hard earned pampering. Their new looks left them both looking so glamorous!
/ Source: TODAY

It was a gorgeous August morning on the plaza Thursday! Our Ambush Makeover team of TODAY contributor and fashionista Jill Martin and celebrity hairstylist Louis Licari were ready to add some summer sizzle to two deserving women.

For Brenda DeSantis, 58, a makeover was a dream come true. The mom of three, who works in a doctor's office, stops work just to watch Ambush Makeover every Thursday.

Holding a cardboard sign on the plaza that read, "PICK ME FOR AMBUSH MAKEOVER PLEASE," it was hard for our team not to notice her.

Brenda is a mother of three kids, and she works as an office manager in a doctor’s office.TODAY

"Oh my God! I love it!" She exclaimed looking in the mirror for the first time after her makeover.

DeSantis was hoping a makeover would help her in the dating department, and her new look may do just that!


Lisa Watson, 44, was ready for a new back-to-school look. The high school teacher and mom of two wanted to throwback her look to 15 years ago when she first got married.

Watson's daughter Faith kept it real with news that her mom would be getting a makeover. "Her roots need a little touch up. I'm not gonna lie," Faith told Jill Martin.

Lisa's a teacher for high school students. Last month she celebrated her 15th wedding anniversary and wants to look like she did 15 years ago when she first got married.TODAY

Our team delivered on Faith's request! Watson's family was shocked. Faith was speechless!


Watson couldn't believe her eyes when she saw herself and started laughing as a result of the shock.


Now these two gorgeous moms are ready to head back to work in style!