“The more I wash it, the more I look like [Donald] Trump!” he exclaimed.
The US President’s hair has long been a talking point, with his signature flaxen locks often the first thing people pick up on when snapped by photographers.
Vassos suddenly burst out laughing, a cackle that rang around the studio.
“You do a little bit, now you’ve mentioned it!” he howled as Chris took offence.
“A little bit!? I look like I’ve ironed my hair!”
Vassos couldn’t help but mimic the US President’s catch-phrase with an added twist: “Make the breakfast show great again!” he giggled.