By Isabel Jones
Updated Feb 23, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
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In a rare bout of self-awareness, President Donald Trump opened up about a topic close to his, uh, scalp: his bald spot.

As the former Apprentice host approached the podium at the Conservative Political Action Conference in Maryland on Friday, the 71-year-old commented on his appearance as seen in a reflection on the TV.

“What a nice picture that is,” he joked as the crowd erupted in cheers. “Look at that, I’d love to watch that guy speak.”

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Trump then turned his back to the audience and coiffed his famous hair. “I try like hell to hide that bald spot, folks, I work hard at it," he told the attendees. "We’re hanging in there folks—together we are hanging in.”

That leads to the questions: Is the bald spot part of that royal we? And was it impetus behind the Make America Great Again baseball cap?

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Whatever the case, it’s certainly rare to see Trump poking fun at himself.