By Shannon Farrell, Daily Makeover
Nail PolishIt takes more than a gorgeous nail polish color to get a flawless manicure, and it's safe to say we've all had the experience of completely messing up a manicure-often within mere minutes of finishing the last coat of polish. The truth is, you don't need to be a professional manicurist to do a great job painting your nails, but you do need to watch out for some common nail polish mistakes-from using old polish to doing your nails right before bedtime. We all make these mistakes, so you're not alone!
Here, we've rounded up the 10 most common nail polish mistakes, and how to prevent them.
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Taking a hot shower right after applying polish.
Never shower immediately after a manicure - you probably haven't give the polish enough time to set in. But a hot shower? That's even worse. "Exposing it to the heat and steam of the shower can cause the nail polish to bubble or smudge," says Danielle