According to sally hansen global ambassador and nail pro madeline poole rubbing is the worst thing you can do when you re taking off dark nail polish colors. For more tips including how to remove nail polish from tiles and walls read on.
Then gently rub the stain with denatured alcohol.
How to get rid of dark nail polish stains. Cuticle oil is designed to soften the skin around your nails but it can also help loosen nail polish stains left behind by dark or bright colors. If acetone isn t enough and the nail polish stain still remains use insect repellent spray any you may have at home. After wash the whole clothes item with tepid water.
If the nail polish still won t come off carefully rub it with steel wool. Use a mixture of baking soda and water and gently scrub nails with a nail brush or old toothbrush for extra stubborn stains gibson suggests adding lemon juice to the baking soda paste. Place a drop of cuticle oil onto your nail.
Dilute 1 part bleach with 10 parts water and soak your nails in the solution. So now you no longer need to worry about the effects of removing dark nail polish anymore. The lemon juice acts like a mild bleach on your nails.
You don t need much one drop should be enough for each nail. Mix one tablespoon of liquid hand dishwashing detergent with two cups of warm water. Using a clean white cloth sponge the stain with the detergent solution.
Squeeze in some lemon juice for more benefits. With the tips above now in your hands you can have multiple manicures with dark shades without worrying about any stains. To remove nail polish from wood or laminate scrape up the excess with a knife.
Rub the stain or take the ecxess polish with a towel and apply the product on the stain. Leave it for 3 minutes and softly rub with a toothbrush making circular movements. Before you begin soak your fingertips in warm water for about 1 2 minutes.
Scrub each nail and finger tip. Gently scrub under the nails with the bleach solution to remove any remaining stains from under your nails. Avoid stains from nail polish by always using a base coat beneath any colored nail polish or enamel.
Instead poole says to take a cotton. That should finally do the trick if the other methods haven t gotten rid of the nail polish color. Just as you would brush your teeth squeeze the paste onto your brush and wet it.