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12 Major Manicure Mistakes You're Probably Making

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Giving yourself a mani may seem harmless enough, but there are some key techniques that, if done incorrectly, can not only ruin your entire paint job, but can also risk your health (does clipping your cuticles ring a bell?). We tapped Miss Pop, one of the top nail artists in the biz, to give us her insider advice on which specific polish tips to heed and which ones to entirely avoid. Scroll down to unlock a dozen lacquer lapses that are often overlooked — and how to correct them stat!

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