There is nothing worse then when you pull out one of your favorite nail polish colors and it's all dried out or clumpy. We know your frustration, which is why we set out to find simple ways to extend the life of your coveted nail polish and your even more important manicure.

From waiting a few extra seconds to keeping your nail polish stored in the fridge, you wouldn't believe how simple and easy it is to keep your nail polish fresh.

Click through the gallery above to see five simple tips straight from our editors!