Seeing the first scar on your favorite tights can really ruin your day. You just love how they look and feel but they never seem to last long and over time the money spent on them starts to add up.
We have good news for you, because there are a few ways how to extend the duration time and to save a little money.
- Trim your nails regularly so they will be always smooth. Otherwise, there is a big chances to scratch your tights.
- Use lotion for your feet and legs a few minutes before you wear tights. When your skin is supple and soft the pantyhose will glide over you skin with ease and will be much less likely to get caught on rough skin.
- When you see small hole that is not very noticeable, you should paint a thin layer of clear nail polish on the edges. This will help you to keep it from running or getting holes bigger.
- Before first wear, run your new pair of tights under water for a few seconds, squeeze out the excess, then freeze them overnight in a plastic bag. Let them come to room temperature gradually before wearing. This will extend the life of your tights.
Those who tried this tips made their tights last twice as long.