Acrylic nails last about two weeks with proper care, and nail refills performed by a technician can make them last a few weeks longer. Treating the nails with regular filing and lotion application can also help elongate ... More »

Acrylic nails last longer when they are cleaned and inspected daily, covered during messy chores and not used as tools. Any tears or damaged areas need to be repaired promptly at a salon or with a glue specifically desig... More »

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Unopened nail polish lasts up to 24 months when properly stored, according to Doug Schoon of Schoon Scientific. Essie Weingarten, founder of Essie Cosmetics, says that nail polish should last forever when stored properly... More »

Acrylic nails can be applied as nail tips, or they may cover the entire nail. A variety of effects can be achieved by adding color, polish, glitter and texture. More »

Red acrylic nails are red nail extensions that are glued onto fingernails with acrylic applied over them. While acrylic nails are available in many colors and patterns, basic red is one option. Acrylic nails don't chip o... More »

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Acrylic nail powder is a polymerized monomer used to create artificial acrylic nails. Manufacturers use specialized spinning devices to mix substances like ethyl methacrylate and methyl methacrylate into a fine acrylic n... More »

While many nail professionals recommend that acrylic nails always be removed at a salon, it is possible to remove them at home by soaking them in acetone, lifting them away gently and scrubbing away any remaining residue... More »

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