How to Remove Acrylic Nails

This procedure is for removing acrylic nails and shellac.

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How to Remove Acrylic Nails
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Gather all the supplies

Gather all the supplies

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Cut the aluminum foil in 10 pieces. ( they should be big enough to wrap your finger)

Cut the aluminum foil in 10 pieces. ( they should be big enough to wrap your finger)

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3
Pour the nail polish remover in the cotton balls

Pour the nail polish remover in the cotton balls

4
Put it in your nail

Put it in your nail

5
Wrap it with the aluminum foil

Wrap it with the aluminum foil

6
Like this ! For 30 minutes, but check them every 15 minutes.. It may take longer depending on the acrylic, if that's the case, you have to change the cotton ball and pour more nail polish remover

Like this ! For 30 minutes, but check them every 15 minutes.. It may take longer depending on the acrylic, if that's the case, you have to change the cotton ball and pour more nail polish remover

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Repeat on each nail, like this! (This is the only picture I have for this step) the procedure works for shellac and acrylic :)

Repeat on each nail, like this! (This is the only picture I have for this step) the procedure works for shellac and acrylic :)

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This will help you remove the acrylic.

This will help you remove the acrylic.

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Like this!

Like this!

10
After removing all the acrylic, wash your hands

After removing all the acrylic, wash your hands

11
Apply a nail strengthener (I use OPI Nail Envy)

Apply a nail strengthener (I use OPI Nail Envy)

12
Paint your nails with some dark color like this one. Supposedly, wearing dark colors prevent nails from breaking.

Paint your nails with some dark color like this one. Supposedly, wearing dark colors prevent nails from breaking.

13
After one month, my nails look like this! (Healthier than I thought) :)

After one month, my nails look like this! (Healthier than I thought) :)

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