UPDATE: This post was originally published on January 23, 2014.
Sure, between November and March, the city of Chicago is a permanent polar vortex—but there's no need to spend the rest of the season with limp locks — at least, not as long as you've got some killer DIY expertise at your frostbitten fingertips. So, with the help of Stevie Smith of Smith and Davis Salon, we present you with three perfect 'dos for fixing any cold-weather hair disaster — that dreadful wintry mix included. Oh, and did we mention that they were super-easy, too? From an updo with purposely exposed bobby pins to a textured bob to a bun that doesn't require a hair-tie, these hairstyles will make you happy you got caught in a snowstorm.