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DIY peel-off base coat makes removing glitter polish a cinch

Love sparkly nail polish, but hate all the time it takes to remove it? Well with this simple peel-off base coat, you’ll never have this problem again. A quick and easy way to make your own peel-off base coat is a simple mixture of white glue and a little water. You can use it as a base coat under any of your nail polishes instantly to turn them into peel-off polish.


  • White glue
  • Brush
  • Small mixing dish
  • Any nail polish
  • A few drops of water


Step 1: 

DIY peel off base coat Step 1

Squeeze a small amount of white glue onto your mixing dish and add a few drops of water.

Step 2: 

DIY peel off base coat Step 2

With your brush, mix your glue and water until solution is uniform.

Step 3: 

DIY peel off base coat Step 3

Apply your base coat with your brush to your clean nails.

Step 4:

DIY peel off base coat Step 4

Let your base coat dry. It will go on white, but it will dry to a clear finish. Make sure it is completely dry before you apply your nail polish.

Step 5:

DIY peel off base coat Step 5

Apply your nail polish as you would regularly.

Step 6:

DIY peel off base coat Step 6

Once you get bored of your polish, simply use an orange stick to gently peel back your nail polish.

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