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Do you have fake nails?

I went and had french tips put on my nails and now they are so brittle.

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justalady774

Asked by justalady774 at 11:44 AM on Feb. 4, 2011 in Beauty & Style

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Answers (21)
  • I used to get them done, but at 40 bucks I decided I could spend that money on something better.
    Misteh

    Answer by Misteh at 11:46 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • I had my nails done, but only a manicure... painting at the most.
    idaspida

    Answer by idaspida at 11:47 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • no. i tried it twice and my nails were paper thin and uneven when i got them removed. i do my manis at home.
    gwen20

    Answer by gwen20 at 11:49 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • No, I do my own nails now. Before kids I would occasionally get them put on but it absolutely ruins your nails. It's best to just stick with manicures.
    dmdblleb

    Answer by dmdblleb at 11:50 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • I had been wearing pink and white gels until I smashed my hand in the door right before Christmas. I have to wait for the huge brown blood spot under my nail goes away before I have them done again.

    Wearing artificial nails will ruin your natural nails, so if you don't want to wear them long-term then I wouldn't suggest getting them done at all.

    However, I have been enjoying being free from the the nail salon every 10-14 days, and spending anywhere from $45-$60 to get my nails done.
    twin_mommy

    Answer by twin_mommy at 11:53 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • You mean they are brittle when you took them off? I don't understand how your nails could be brittle if they have tips and acrylic??????
    m-avi

    Answer by m-avi at 11:56 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • no.i dont like nails..i feel like i cant do anything with my hands..whether its typing on my laptop..getting money outta my wallet..grabbling something from my pocket..getting dressed...uuuuuugh, the list could go on!! i hate the feeling of nails..
    alexis_06

    Answer by alexis_06 at 11:57 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • no mine are real. I could never leave the fake ones on.
    momto4girzls

    Answer by momto4girzls at 11:57 AM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • I love fake nails and I love real nails. There is a time for both. I would prefer to get mine done but due to the stupid ridiculous cost I've been forced to learn how to appy my own acrylics. And I do a pretty good job I might add!
    JackieGirl007

    Answer by JackieGirl007 at 12:05 PM on Feb. 4, 2011

  • Mine are real. The fake nails are weird looking to me.
    Simplicity3

    Answer by Simplicity3 at 12:06 PM on Feb. 4, 2011

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