First Lady beats the heat as she joins Extreme Makeover team to help build a homeless shelter


First Lady beats the heat as she joins Extreme Makeover team to help build a homeless shelter

First Lady beats the heat as she joins Extreme Makeover team to help build a homeless shelter

11:45 PM on 22nd July 2011

Presidential perspiration: As much as the heatwave may affect her, Mrs Obama still manages to keep her cool meeting excited fans at the Extreme Makeover filming in North Carolina

Presidential perspiration: As much as the heatwave may affect her, Mrs Obama still manages to keep her cool meeting excited fans at the Extreme Makeover filming in North Carolina

What, no overalls: Looking as fabulous as ever, the First Lady cools down with a washcloth while meeting the team from the shelter. She wore a belted dress by Chris Benz

What, no overalls: Looking as fabulous as ever, the First Lady cools down with a washcloth while meeting the team from the shelter. She wore a belted dress by Chris Benz

Building sight: Mrs Obama looks relaxed and waves to fans as she and Ty Pennington, host of Extreme Makeover Home Edition, enter the Jubilee House

Building sight: Mrs Obama looks relaxed and waves to fans as she and Ty Pennington, host of Extreme Makeover Home Edition, enter the Jubilee House

Final wave: Pennington leads the way into the building site as Mrs Obama dresses down in a pair of Converse trainers

Final wave: Pennington leads the way into the building site as Mrs Obama dresses down in a pair of Converse trainers

Extreme Makeover Home Edition design team: (Left to right) Paul DiMeo, Ed Sanders , Paige Hemmis, Ty Pennington, Preston Sharp, Constance Ramos , Michael Moloney and Eduardo Xol

Extreme Makeover Home Edition design team: (Left to right)Paul DiMeo, Ed Sanders , Paige Hemmis, Ty Pennington, Preston Sharp, Constance Ramos , Michael Moloney and Eduardo Xol