Those dry-oil body sprays (now ubiquitous at drugstores) are great for more than softening skin, says New York City-based celebrity manicurist Elle. She suggests spritzing oil (try Suave Professionals Moroccan Infusion Dry Body Oil Spray, $7 at drugstores) onto freshly painted nails to help seal the polish so it doesn’t smudge while it dries to a hard finish. At the same time, the oil will condition your hands and cuticles. (Because, let’s be honest, whose hands and cuticles couldn’t use more conditioning?).
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