How to Remove Glitter Nail Polish

Zeina Tawfik
4/23/14, 12:00 AM

As pretty as glitter nail polish looks, it's actually one of the hardest types of nail polish to wipe off. You get your nails coated with layers of glitter nail polish to get that fabulous sparkly look, but then regret it later on when you have to remove it. Here's a little trick to remove glitter nail polish easily at home, so you can enjoy your confetti nails without having to worry about its aftermath.

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What you'll need:

- Cotton balls

- Nail polish remover

- Aluminum foil


1. Soak cotton balls in nail polish remover and then cover each nail with a cotton ball.

2. Wrap each cotton ball on your nail with a rectangular piece of aluminum foil to hold it securely in place.

3. Let the cotton balls sit on your fingers for a few minutes, and then as you remove them, wipe off any excess glitter from your nails.

There you go, glitter-free nails without having to spend loads of time taking it off.

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