how to remove nail polish from clothes

It’s another How To post on the Mama Mary Show! This week I’m talking about how to get nail polish out of clothes. Yes, you CAN get nail polish out of clothes. Thanks to my 5 year old who spilled turquoise nail polish (Turquoise and Caicos by Essie) all over my favorite skirt awhile ago, I got to test out the myriad instructions on how to get nail polish out of clothes that I found online.

Watch the video to find out how to do it and to find out why it took me 3 months!

How to get nail polish out of clothes



  1. 1
    Alli says:

    You guys are too cute! Question. The acetone didn’t bleach your skirt at all?

    • Mary says:

      No, it didn’t Alli, can you believe that? I thought for sure it would damage the skirt but I just blotted lightly and it did’t hurt the skirt. Other materials might be different though?

  2. 2
    Jean says:

    Good to know! Loved the video, and your stinkin’-cute daughter.
    Funny how this video is playing atop the Halloween manicure post. :-)

  3. 3
    Hannah says:

    Would this technique work on thicker clothing like fuzz lined sweatpants because I got neon pink nail polish all over my light gray sweats :(
    -ps u and your daughter are soooo cute;)
    -please get back to me

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