There are many reasons to love a gel manicure, but a few in particular stand out. For starters, you really can't beat the fact that they require little to no drying time, meaning that you don't have to spend hours after your nail salon visit being too afraid to use your hands out of fear that you'll ruin that glossy finish. Still, gel manicures can only last for so long, so when life gets hectic, it can be hard to find time to squeeze in a removal appointment before you resort to just peeling the paint off altogether.
You've probably already heard a million times on end that picking off your polish is a no-no, as tempting as it is. If you're in a time crunch or just can't get to a salon to get your polish removed, read ahead to for a few polish removal tips you can follow at home.