We’ve all had the unfortunate experience of completely screwing up a manicure. But the truth is you don’t need to be a professional manicurist to do a great job painting your nails, but you do need to make sure to do them right! We all make these mistakes, so rest assured that you’re not alone!
1 Painting your nails when they’re dirty
Make sure that the surface of your nails are super clean. Any dust, moisture, or leftover polish will keep the new nail polish from sticking. A little tip: Drizzle an old toothbrush with hand soap and use it to get into the corners and under nail tips.