Well-kept manicure always makes a female more beautiful, presentable and increases the confidence as well. But keeping the nails like for this long time is a big problem for many females because they lose the good looks due to short lifespan of nail polish. However, following are simple but very effective 6 tips on how to make nail polish stay on longer time and if you will follow it you can easily get a longer life from your nail polish.
Set the nail length according to your work: Long nails are vulnerable to breakage and if you don’t care it properly, it may get damaged and can destroy the look of your nail polish as well. So, make sure you chose the nail length according to your work and if your work requires a lot of finger work, then it is suggested that you should trip your nails so you can keep the nail polish for a longer time.
Prepare your nails before applying new pain on it: In order to get longer life from nail polish, it is essential that you prepare your nail properly before applying nail polish on it. In this preparation first remove all the traces of existing nail paint using a good quality nail polish remover. After this, buff your nails with a good quality nail buffer so you can get a smooth and clean surface for application of nail polish and then apply the nail polish on your nails.
Always use a base coat: Whether you are going to have shades on your nails or you are using just one color on it, make sure you use a base coat before your final color. This base coat will not only allow your nail polish to stay for a longer time, but it will also avoid any kind of staining or similar problems on your nails in any situation.
Let the coats dry: If you will paint a new coat of nail polish on semi dry nail polish coat, you won’t be able to get a longer life from it. So make sure you allow every coat to dry properly before applying any new coat on it. Also, try to limit this coating with 3 layers only because more layers may decrease the look of nails and it can easily go off as well.
Have a good quality top layer: Top layer of your nail polish plays an important role in lifespan of your nail polish. So always use a best quality top layer and when you apply it, try to extend the application of this coat untill the edge of your nails. If some of this coating gets on your cuticles don’t worry about it you will be able to remove that on your next hand wash.
Stay moisturized: once you have nail polish on your nails and its dried, then you should use a good quality moisturizer to moisturize your skin and nails. Also, whenever you go out keep the moisturizer with you and apply it whenever you feel like using it. It will not only keep the shine of your nails, but it will also increase the lifetime of nail polish on your nails.