Swarovski crystals and crushed glass manicures at The Blonds Fall 2011 fashion show. Courtesy of CND

We couldn't be more excited that some of our favorite nail brands are cranking out collections boasting glittter nail polish. And these aren't like the nail lacquers that dominated the girls' bathroom during middle and junior high school.

But the fun often stops when it is time to update our sparkling manicures.

Celebrity manicurist Deborah Lippmann dished to our friends over at Refinery29.com, a simple four-step technique on getting through layers of glitter nail polish. With just a few cotton balls, acetone and aluminum foil (yes, that's right!), you can get down to the knitty gritty.

Head over to Refinery29.com for "Take It All Off: How To Easily Remove Glitter Nail Polish!"