All super glue comes with warnings about the instant bond that the glue will make upon contact.Acetone has the power to unglue and remove traces of super glues from surfaces, and even human skin. Acetone is found in many household products, but the most common form is everyday nail polish remover. So keeping a bottle of in the house can be helpful for small emergencies.
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