Nail Polish Tips

How Do You Thin Thick Nail Polish?

Written by Tara

Hot water works wonders. If your nail polish has become dry and thick, then all you need is a bowl of hot water to fix it. Immerse your nail polish bottle in a bowl filled with hot water and leave it there for about 3 minutes. Next, gently roll the bottle back and forth between your palms to shake the polish in it.

Add a Drop (or two) of Pure Acetone Just like polish thinners, it’s critical to use only one drop of pure acetone in your bottle of nail polish. Shake well, and if the polish is still too thick, add one more drop, says Hill.

Generally How do you make thick nail polish soft again? Simply pour some hot water into a bowl and place the nail polishes in there for 30-60 minutes. You can also put a small amount of nail polish remover into the dried-up nail polish to help it liquefy again.

Here You Can Watch The Video How To Restore & Prevent Sticky or Thick Polish!


Similarly, How To Fix & Prevent Thickened Nail Polish

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Can you thin nail polish with remover?

Short answer then: don’t use acetone nail polish remover to thin your polish. Nail Polish Thinner is the answer. By adding nail polish thinner to your sticky little bottle of colour, you’re replacing the solvent that’s evaporated.

Why is my nail polish too thick?

Exposure to air is one of the reasons nail polish starts to dry out and thicken. Always store your nail polish in a cool place, like a linen closet. Though convenient, the bathroom isn’t the best place to store nail polish because things start heating up when you shower or use a blow dryer.

How can I thin my nail polish without thinner?

Hot water. If rubbing the polish between your hands doesn’t quite do the job and you are out of lacquer thinner, hot water is a great trick. All you have to do is run the bottle under hot water to heat the polish. This will temporarily thin out the formula.

Can rubbing alcohol thin nail polish?

Can you use rubbing alcohol to thin out nail polish? Yes, you can use 2 to 3 drops of rubbing alcohol (91% alcohol) to thin out your nail polish.

How can I reuse old nail polish?

How to Reuse an Old Bottle of Nail Polish

  1. Eking Out Final Dried Bits of Nail Polish.
  2. Cleaning Out an Old Bottle of Nail Polish.
  3. Turning the Bottle into a Mini Vase.
  4. Making Your Own Nail Polish.
  5. Using the Bottle for Makeup or Travel.
  6. Storing Craft Items.

Can I microwave nail polish?

Good Advice: Don’t Put Nail Polish In The Microwave!

Can you thin gel nail polish?

Thick gel nail polishes can be made thinner by warming them up, adding acetone or gel polish thinner to bring the gel polish to its original viscosity. Either liquid will make thick gel polish thinner so it will be easier to apply.

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Tara

I am Tara, and I am addicted to nail polishes and other beauty related things!:) Join me on my ride to paradise!