Made a manicure mistake? Not to worry - follow this simple tip to clean up nail edges, without taking off any polish on your nail.

Simply take a wooden cuticle stick and wrap its tip in cotton wool. Dip this tool into a little bit of nail polish remover and gently use it to clean up the bits of polish that have strayed onto your skin.

 

Perfect Manicure Tips: Use cuticle sticks to clean the edges of your nails. Getty Images. 

There you go –there’s no need to pick at the dried bits later!