I Don't Wear Nail Polish

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    I Used To

    Years ago I'd grow my nails long then do a french manicure to pass the time. It would turn out quite nice since I was working on my own nails. Other times I'd just use regular nail polish. Then I got tired of doing that and preferred to cut my nails short and keep them short...
    Morgause Morgause
    41-45, F
    Mar 15, 2011


    OK first of all I am not that good at painting my nails in the first place.  And if by some miracle I do get it on half decent, it chips right off by the next day.  Even if you take extra precaution with a top coat, bottom coat, whatever.  Nail polish half chipped...
    Valentine Valentine
    26-30, F
    6 Responses Oct 29, 2007
    mother1983 mother1983
    31-35, F
    6 Responses Mar 25, 2011

    I Just Can Not Do It , It Is Not Me

    I bite my nailAnd then I try and it is not me.I tried that press on nail with finger polish on then they don't stayon .And then glue wear off.So don't do that .I am a tom boy .I am just not that kind lady
    ladywolf123 ladywolf123
    51-55, F
    Aug 29, 2011


    so i havent polished my nails in the past 4 years. i use to polish them in middle school/junior high era.but, it was always black.just because I'm that kinda person. i noticed all other colors just dont work for me.its because well, i dont have girly hands.my knuckles are popped...
    Rapscallion Rapscallion
    18-21, F
    Dec 30, 2009

    I don't like the feelings.

    It feels heavy on my fingers. I wear it for special occasions but then wipe it off straight after.
    Mahsa99 Mahsa99
    18-21, F
    1 Response Jun 20, 2014


    it drives me effing- crazy... even if it doesn't chip- which it usually does.. i hate the feeling of it the weight on my fingertips even.. ;-)
    Shierke Shierke
    26-30, F
    Nov 2, 2007

    Sparkles, dresses, makeup.

    Aliens words. Nail polish being one of them. I would never believe I would actually wear nail polish, I am. I see my friends with their oranges, greens, blues, blacks, purples, reds, and sparkles. On them it looks lovely and cute. On me it looks like mustard mixed with...
    lostfollower lostfollower
    18-21, F
    2 Responses Feb 8, 2015
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