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7 unusual uses of nail polish

Believe it or not, nail polish can be more than a beautifying accessory. You will find that you can use your nail paint on a variety of things.

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Paint a wooden picture frame

If you have extra nail polish that you would not like to dry out and eventually throw away, you can use it to paint a picture frame. You can also just add streaks of nail polish on the borders for a different look.

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Threading a needle

It is very frustrating if you do not manage to insert thread through the eye of a wneedle. Simply add a thin coating of nail polish on the edge and wait for it to stiffen and presto, you can do it easily.

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Threading a needle

It is very frustrating if you do not manage to insert thread through the eye of a wneedle. Simply add a thin coating of nail polish on the edge and wait for it to stiffen and presto, you can do it easily.

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Sealing stuff

Nail polish is sticky and if you cannot find glue anywhere in the house, you can use it to seal envelopes, stick beads and sequins on artwork and the like.

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Colour code your stuff

With so many keys lying around in your purse, you might think of colour coding them. Try nail polish so you can organise and find your stuff easily. You can also use this on your archives and folders.

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Creative jewellery

Tired of seeing the same jewellery day in and out? Breathe life into your collection of fancy jewellery and paint necklaces and bracelets with different colours of nail polish.

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Creative jewellery

Tired of seeing the same jewellery day in and out? Breathe life into your collection of fancy jewellery and paint necklaces and bracelets with different colours of nail polish.

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Keep strings and laces together

Remember strings or laces that would just unravel? Now, you don't have to burn the ends to keep them from fraying. Paint the ends with a clear coat of nail polish to prevent this from happening.

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Rustproof cans

Often spray cans when left in humid places such as bathrooms stain and rust. Prevent this from happening and put on a coat of nail polish.

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Rustproof cans

Often spray cans when left in humid places such as bathrooms stain and rust. Prevent this from happening and put on a coat of nail polish.

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