You can do a lot in 15 minutes—take a walk around the block, grab a pumpkin spice latte, and even fix your manicure.  So here’s a few quick and easy tips to keep your manicure fresh, flirty, and flawless. Because beautiful nails, don’t have to take hours.

  • File
    Keep a nail file handy and replace it regularly. Be sure you’re using the right type of file for your nails. Natural nails don’t require the same grit that a set of acrylics may need to get your desired shape and keep your mani looking fresh.
  • Buff
    Not a huge polish fan? Try buffing your nails instead. A quick buffing sessions can help bring out the natural shine in your nails, minimize ridges in your nails, and even boost your circulation.
  • Hydrate
    Use a moisturizer or cuticle oil. Keeping your nail beds and cuticles hydrated can help minimize hangnails, keep polish looking great longer, and stimulate nail growth.


  • Take a break

As much as we love polish and nail art, it’s a good idea to give your nails a break every now and then. Before you change your looks, wash your hands and let your natural nails breathe, polish-free, and always be sure to use a protective basecoat, and quality polishes that don’t contain excessive chemicals.


No matter what your style, in just a few minutes you’ll have your nails looking great, even if you’re on the go.