The Secret to Removing Nail Polish Spills From Clothes and Carpet

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When my two kiddos dumped a bottle of blue nail polish all over the bedspread and rug I panicked! Who would have thought that bug spray would save the day?! It's like it never happened. For the full tutorial check out Two It Yourself
  • The trick to getting nail polish out of carpet and clothes
  • Blue nail polish spilled all over a throw rug
  • Aerosol bug spray and a rag to the rescue!
  • The nail polish lifts, but the color of the rug remains.
  • After a spin in the washer the rug is like new again!

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  • Connie Saltarelli
    Connie Saltarelli Fort Pierce, FL
    I think the oil in the bug spray is what did it. Was the nail polish dry or still wet?
    GIADA S Lineboro Cpo, MD
    hey..great ..thank you so much..have thrown out 100's of dollars with of clothes due to nail polish...
  • Pam
    Pam Tifton, GA
    wonderful to know Thanks Melissa ,anyone know how to remove ink marks?
  • Dianna Holmes
    Dianna Holmes Kalamazoo, MI
    Pam.....Hair spray for ink.
  • Darlene
    Darlene Edmond, OK
    Melissa @ Two It Yourself will the bug spray work on other stains?
Melissa @ Two It Yourself

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