A fresh manicure can either make or break your entire day. I know I don’t stand alone when it comes to having experience the great disappointment of budging a fresh manicure before you even leave the salon. Instantly - world. SHATTERED.
You’re probably thinking, “just get gel!”
Personally, I’ve gone through a tragic episode with gel polish that led to the point where my nails were yellow and had to lay off anything other than strengthening oils. Awesome on holidays, not so much for weekday activities.
Pedicures seem to last forever but nails will inevitably chip away, unless you’re one of the Kardashians I suppose (what are house chores?) which is why we’re here to share some insight on how to extend the longevity of your manicure, done professionally or at home:
2. Bring Your Own Nail Polish
No surprise that many nail salons mix thinners in their nail polishes. If the colour doesn’t look like how it should or bubbles appear on your nails – it’s better to just use your own. They can’t be stingy!