Press-on nails can be a quick and easy way to achieve a salon-worthy manicure at home. However, there are a few common mistakes that people make when applying them.

Here are some mistakes to avoid:

1.Skipping nail preparation: It's important to clean your nails before applying press-on nails to ensure that they adhere properly. Use a nail polish remover to get rid of any oils or residue on your nails, and then buff your nails to create a smooth surface.

2.Not sizing the nails correctly: Press-on nails come in a range of sizes, so it's important to choose the ones that fit your nails best. Make sure to measure your nails and select the right size for each one. If the nails are too small, they may not adhere properly, and if they're too big, they may look unnatural.

3.Applying too much adhesive: While it's important to use enough adhesive to make the nails stick, too much can cause the nails to lift and look uneven. Apply a thin layer of adhesive to your natural nail and the press-on nail, and then press them together firmly.

4.Failing to press the nails down properly: To ensure that the nails adhere properly, it's important to press them down firmly for a few seconds after applying them. This will help to eliminate any air bubbles and ensure that the nails are securely attached.

5.Not allowing the adhesive to dry completely: It's important to give the adhesive enough time to dry before doing any activities that could cause the nails to lift, such as washing dishes or using hot water. Follow the manufacturer's instructions for drying time, and avoid touching or manipulating the nails until the adhesive is completely dry.

By avoiding these common mistakes, you can achieve a flawless and long-lasting manicure with press-on nails.
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