Apply lotion around nail, paint nails, use a q-tip to remove nail polish out of place! The polish wont stick to the areas where lotion are! I get polish everywhere.<= My life has been changed. No more messy fingers after nail painting!
Before you paint your nails, smear Elmer's Glue around your finger nail. Let them glue dry, then paint your nails. Do crazy designs and when you're done, just peel the glue off your fingers. You'll have clean lines without the having to use nail p
Another "gel manicure" hack to try. Clean, dry nails + 1 coat of Sally Hansen Hard as Wraps Powerful Acrylic Gel (let it dry completely!) + polish of your choice coats did the trick) + 1 coat of Sally Hansen No Chip Acrylic Top Coat = Shellac fake-out!