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11 reasons painting your own nails is truly a pain in the arse

*smudges nails* *rages for an eternity*

THE STRUGGLE IS extremely real.

1. You will never, ever be able to post one of these photos

2. Because your nails are never Insta-ready

3. Painting your dominant hand requires every drop of concentration you can muster

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4. But they still end up like this

This is why I should just get my nails did. Lol Instagram / di.an.a_tee Instagram / di.an.a_tee / di.an.a_tee

5. Even if you do get them semi-decent, you’ll inevitably smudge them two seconds later

Girls who else hate this Instagram / thirsa_kaguya Instagram / thirsa_kaguya / thirsa_kaguya

NnnNNNNAARGGGH.

6. You feel like you have to apologise for your nails constantly

“IGNORE MY NAILS PLEASE.”

7. You leave chipped nail polish on for as long as is humanly possible

Just trying to avoid the agony of re-painting them for a few more days.

8. Or worse – pick it off

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Even though you know it’s not good for your poor nails.

9. You’ve tried stickers and press-ons and every sort of alternative

Got the claws back on check out my review on my new blog http://www.mzgeekface.wordpress.com #falsenails #eleganttouch #eleganttouchexpress #jewelwashedteal #pamper #relax #gottheclawson Instagram / mzgeekface Instagram / mzgeekface / mzgeekface

10. You’ve gotten them done professionally, and stared in wonder at your manicured claws

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11. But this is your true form

No use hiding from it. Join the Bad Nails Club, girl. We’re here for you.

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