Who was it that said, “a man is only as good as his tools”? Whoever it was, they were very wise. You’ll need the following items: nail varnish remover containing acetone, round cotton pads, a cuticle pusher, tin foil, a nail file and some cuticle oil (coconut oil also works).
How to remove your gel mani at home (like a pro)
Staying at home has its pros and cons. A pro: you can get your cost-per-wear down on *that* cashmere tracksuit you bought ages ago. A con: you can’t make your gel removal appointment. That’s not an excuse to pick them off, though. Here’s how to remove them at home, just like a nail technician.
By Beth Ludolf