The acrylics grow out with nails and if left unfilled can be prone to 'accidents', come off or start to look unkempt amongst other things.

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Every two or at most three weeks, you should go back to the technician to have your nails filled in.

Filling the nails requires gently filing down the acrylic edge - closest to the nail bed- where the empty area between your nail bed and the existing acrylic nail is then refilled.

Sometimes this is a daunting challenge as a visit to the salon/making appointments can  become impossible making you your own saviour!

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To avoid ruining the pretty nails, learn how to fill your acrylics in simple steps above.