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The only thing worse than dressing up like the Abominable Snowman this time of the year? Having a perpetually bad-hair day. Seriously, between the notorious Chicago wind and coiff-crushing hats, conquering the elements seems like an exercise in futility. Well, hold on to your (winter) chapeau, ladies. We're here to prove otherwise.
We called upon celebrity-hair guru (and Trump Tower salon owner) Anthony Cristiano for some serious winterizing-style advice. This master of manes has three, chic braided-looks that are guaranteed to keep you looking gorgeous no matter what Old Man Winter has in store. Whether your goal is to simply keep your locks out of your face (and lip gloss) or you're in need of a full-blown, snow-proof 'do, we promise, you'll be able to whip up one of these styles faster than it takes to dress up in all those layers.
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