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Real talk: Fifteen minutes is an eternity when you are waiting for your nail polish to dry. But how do you get your freshly manicured nails to harden quickly so you can go about your day? With a bowl of ice-cold water, that's how.

Simply air-dry your nails for a minute or two, and then dunk your digits into the water. The shock of the cold temperature will instantly firm up your favorite polish and you'll be good to go.

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