How to Clean Off Shellac Nail Polish at Home

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Take some cotton balls, tear up into ten pieces and soak with acetone.

Take some cotton balls, tear up into ten pieces and soak with acetone.

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Use 100%acetone. Not just normal nail polish remover.

Use 100%acetone. Not just normal nail polish remover.

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Tear some foil into ten slices.

Tear some foil into ten slices.

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Wrap cotton ball around shellac nail..

Wrap cotton ball around shellac nail..

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Take foil and start to wrap it around your finger tip

Take foil and start to wrap it around your finger tip

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Fold the end so the acetone doesn't escape from the cotton ball

Fold the end so the acetone doesn't escape from the cotton ball

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Keep wrapping

Keep wrapping

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As such

As such

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Repeat on all fingera

Repeat on all fingera

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Wait about ten minutes and check to see if the polish began to lift from your nail

Wait about ten minutes and check to see if the polish began to lift from your nail

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It will start to break down and peel off

It will start to break down and peel off

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You can start scraping off the loose polish

You can start scraping off the loose polish

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Here's another nail

Here's another nail

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Scrape off

Scrape off

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If some polish is still stuck just put the foil cap back on for a few minutes

If some polish is still stuck just put the foil cap back on for a few minutes

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Scrape all nail polish off

Scrape all nail polish off

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Take a acetone cotton ball and wipe away any left over polish

Take a acetone cotton ball and wipe away any left over polish

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And viola! Clean slate! File and buff to liking. Enjoy!

And viola! Clean slate! File and buff to liking. Enjoy!

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