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Lena18 Sun 25-Aug-19 18:50:52

Hi all. So I have just been dying my lovely grey roots and gotten black dye on my new nude gel polish. Any suggestions of anything I might have in the house to remove this please? Thanks so much

Mrsappleby Sun 25-Aug-19 19:05:05

Possibly acetone free nail polish remover, but not 100% sure.
In theory it shouldn't harm the gel polish.

Fluffycloudland77 Sun 25-Aug-19 19:28:35

Acetone free might break it down a little bit but you might get away with it.

I’d ask the nail tech why it’s happened though, cured nail coatings shouldn’t take on dye.

HappyGirl86 Sun 25-Aug-19 19:31:39

This can happen, things like sun tan lotion can also change the colour of gel polish.

I've heard hairspray can help- gently rub with a cloth, also I've heard people use rubbing alcohol to get stains off, if you don't have any you can try neat vodka!

Fluffycloudland77 Sun 25-Aug-19 19:36:57

Hang on, did you wear gloves?.

Lena18 Sun 25-Aug-19 20:06:58

Nope no gloves 😢 tried hairspray will have a look for alcohol Tom in shops.. Thanks guys

Fluffycloudland77 Sun 25-Aug-19 20:20:28

Ah well you’ll know for next time.

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