Add cornstarch to clear polish to get matte finish. MIND BLOWN – Going to have your nails done each week can get expensive. If you want a new look but don’t want to pay top dollar, then try this trick to get a matte finish.
Having newly painted nails is always fun and learning new ways to display your fancy nails is even more fun. Next time you get the urge to go out and have someone do your nails, take a step back and try to do them yourself.
Find a fun color at the drug store. It doesn’t have to be an expensive name brand in order to look nice. Search more by color than by brand name. You will like the results better.
When you get home with your new purchase, start painting your nails! Of course you should remove any old polish first, but I figured you knew that step already.
After you nails are completely dry, get out the clear polish and try this little trick to create a matte finish: add cornstarch to the clear polish. Crazy, right? But it works! It will give your nails a very distinct, professional look that everyone will ask you about.