BLUE CROSS Cuticle Remover 16oz. is Lanolin enriched to safely and easily remove cuticles without cutting. Removes dead tissue and leaves cuticles soft and pliant. Usage Tips Apply around base of nails and gently work areound cuticle. Wash off nails with warm water. Dry, and nails are ready to polish.
- Blue Cross Cuticle Remover 16 oz.
It works really well for me and makes my finger tips much softer. However I don’t like the fact that the skin under my nails get dry and flaky so I have to watch that and scrub the skin and lotion well after. Otherwise good buy for when I don’t want to do my nails while showering.
Christie Zirconia, NC
I put the product into a small dish, I dip my fingers into it and let them soak for about a minute. Then one by one I carefully pulled away the loose cuticles. The product worked very well. That night I noticed that my fingertips felt very scratchy whenever I touched certain types of fabric. Not only had it removed the cuticles, but it also made for a lot of extra "loose" skin all over my fingertips and fingers. If I am to use this again I will do it one finger at a time.Carefully apply it to just my cuticle areas. When it says skin remover/cuticle remover, it really means it. My fingertips and any area that the product touched felt very dry and "scratchy" for the next week. I ended up massaging Vaseline and Aquaphor into my fingertips and cuticles for the next week or so just to bring them back to "normal". Like I said if you’re going to use this product, do one finger at a time, and use a Q-tip or small brush to carefully apply the liquid to the cuticle area only. It is not a thick cream or even a thin cream, it is runny like water, so the best bet is to put it into a little dish, and then apply from there. because if you squeeze it onto your finger you will waste a lot of it, and make a huge mess while you’re at it. This product does work, it does do what it says it is made for, but there is a little bit of a learning curve to using it properly, and a little bit of trial and error to getting it right. So if you have horrible cuticles like me this is the product for you, but please heed my warnings. When your manicure is done, your cuticles may benefit from a strong moisturizer such as Vaseline or Aquaphor.
Bette Hopkins Park, IL
This cuticule remover ir really good. Is very liquid so I use with a cotton ball but is awesome and do what is supposed.
Lydia Anson, ME
Provides supreme high gloss to natural or acrylic nails Professional 4 sided buffing block 4 in 1 buffing block that allows you to smooth, buff and shine nails all in one tool – step 1 : File nail edge – step 2: remove ridges – step 3: smooth nail – step 4: shine nail
- High Quality Professional 4 Sided Buffing Block
- step 1: File nail edge
- step 2: Remove ridges
- step 3: Smooth nail
- step 4: Shine nail
This block is horrible! The slightly glued on file sheets just fail off as soon as I tried to use it. I ended up going to Ulta and buying a great buffing block.
Gretchen Patterson, CA
No need for nail polish. keeps nails looking nice, smooth, shaped and shiny. It’s easy to use and does the job quickly.
Cristina Cuba, NM
This is a reasonably good sanding/buffing/shining block. I like the fact that it’s small, so I carry it in my purse for quick touch-ups. The shape makes it easy to finds at the bottom of my purse!!!
Dina Garber, OK
The outer hull of the rice kernel is nutrient-dense, packed with over 100 powerful antioxidants like skin-renewing Vitamin E, Oryzanol, and Lipoic Acid. Plus, rice bran is a natural exfoliant – gentler than fruit extracts which can tear the skin.
- The popular new product Elle magazine calls “a cult favorite among hard core beauty shoppers”.
- Granulated, concentrated rice bran that exfoliates, heals and moisturizes without tearing like fruit botanicals can.
- Delivers high amounts of over 107 antioxidants deep below the dermis layer.
- A favorite for travelers — just grab what you need, and go! 30 Packs deliver 90 uses!
- The secret of the ageless Japanese complexion is rice bran, known for its deep cleaning and rejuvenating properties. It is a safe, all natural, and effective anti-aging regimen.
When it comes to beauty I believe that cleanliness is one of the most important steps along with applying SPF creams and moisturizers, drinking water and sleeping (which is hard to do since I love to read till the wee hours). Cleansing loosens dirt particles, dislodges makeup stuck in every nook and crevice or prepares the face for the new day ahead. Morning and evening ritual of face washing can be a sweet indulgence, especially when I pamper it with the fancy Komenuka Bijin rice bran powder. The container houses thirty packets and each one can provide about three or more uses, depending how much is poured out. I love to mix the pale grains into a smooth and creamy paste that caress my face with a soft flurry of gently cleaning lather.I won’t repeat the list of ingredients as each Komenuka product comes with instructions and a detailed list of exotic items. The glow my face obtains with this wash is really fabulous and there is no dryness and discomfort, in fact I look forward to washing my face and take great pleasure at the benefits I can feel and see. Without thorough cleansing, it would take about twenty five days for the dirt and build up to wear off the face, not including the dirt that would start piling up on top of the skin as it would try to slough itself off. Proper care is necessary for a harmonious relationship with our biggest organ that expresses even the tiniest nuance, joy or discord through our facial muscles and the quality of the epidermis. The tiny grains in this powder blend well with water and are portable and easy to take when traveling as no one wants to drag bottles of creams and liquids on any trip. I also recommend the shampoo and conditioner form this line as they are truly standout products that do make a difference in how my skin and hair looks and feels.- Kasia S.
Keri Orlando, FL
This stuff didn’t do anything extraordinary for me, and certainly did nothing to justify the high price. It foams up and washes off easily but I broke out while using it. Either I was having a reaction from the ingredients or it did a poor job of cleansing(my guess is the latter). The only thing I really liked about it is its portability. This product is mediocre at best and there are much better cleansers.
Evangelina Warfield, VA
At first, I wondered about rice bran and its effectiveness as a cleanser for skin. It made sense, but I had never used it before. Previously, I had found oatmeal to be a very effective detoxifier for my skin, when I had a bad skin rash. It pulled out the toxins very quickly and my skin felt so healthy!The ingredients for this great product, put out by Komenuka Bijin Facial Cleansing Powder are: rice bran extract, aloe extract, seaweed extract and coconut oil. That’s right….all natural ingredients that you can very easily pronounce (unlike some skin care products whose moisturizers, cleansers and toners consist predominantly of chemicals, engineered in a lab, that are tested quite heartlessly on innocent lab animals). The great thing about this gentle scrub is that it doesn’t take much to be effective. In fact, they reccomend that you use only 1/3 of a packet of the product, then mix it with warm water in your hand and apply it directly to the face. You can feel the cleansing powder work almost immediately. For me, my skin felt a lot cleaner, once I had massaged it in. Once I rinsed it off, my skin was so soft. There aren’t any fruit acids, here, to burn and add abrasion to the delicate facial skin. Also, my face felt firmer and looked smoother. Great product! Yes, it’s a little pricey, but a little goes a long way and it’s very effective!
Sherrie Hazlet, NJ
This bottle of gelish gel polish remover is designed to remove gelish soak-off gel polish in 10 minutes or less, with conditioning additives that keep the skin from drying, and maintain a healthy nail. Applies like polish and cures in a led lamp in 30 seconds, or 2 minutes in traditional uv lamps. Gelish stays on nails for up to 3 weeks with no chipping or peeling, and soaks completely off in only 10-15 minutes.
- Designed to remove gelish soak-off gel polish in 10 minutes or less
- With conditioning additives that keep the skin from drying
- Gelish stays on nails for up to 3 weeks with no chipping or peeling
I bought this because the hard builder gels were not adhering to my natural nails. This has not helped at all. The hard gels still are not lasting more than a few hours before they start flaking off. The soak off gels stay on fine, so I’ll probably just use this under the soak off foundation. But I wanted gels that would strengthen my nails for the winter, and I could polish over with RNP, sadly gelish is not working for me. I’ll try some of the other hard gels from other companies eventually, it just sucks I’ve wasted almost $50 (all together) on hard gels that don’t work
Rosanna Springfield, NE
Rather than go to the salon to get gel (powder) nails with plastic tips or a gel manicure, I use Harmony hard gel to add thickness to my natural nail surface. I use Pro Bond to dry the natural nail surface so the hard gel will adhere. My manicures are hard and strong and last up to 2 weeks. I have experienced some lifting along the back edge after 1 week, but I apply some nail glue and press it back down and it lasts for another week.I would recommend this product to anyone who wants to save money and has the time and the talent to paint their own nails. An LED light is required to set the hard gel. These lamps are available on Amazon. There are lots of YouTube videos to show you how to use this product and do your own gel manicures. LOVE IT!
Tiffany Chocowinity, NC
This product is great. The hold on my gel nails is perfect.No peeling or lifting! Does not soak off as easily as the rest of the product line, which is fine, a bit of buffing takes it off. My nails did not lift at all, which was what I was looking for. Highly recommend. Use the PH bond first, then this and cure as you would the other gels.
Celina Cedar Hill, MO
Moisten cotton lightly with cuticle oil and apply to finger nails For deeper penetration cuticle oil may be warmed to aid in softening the cuticles and help restore dry brittle nail
- Softens, moisturizes and stimulated the cuticle.
- For deeper penetration, cuticle oil may be warmed to aid in softening the cuticles and help restore dry brittle nail.
I think this oil is very great. cheap price, good quality and very good packaging . Im happy I bought this
Lesa Farmingville, NY
This has made a difference when doing my acrylics, i can still keep my cuticles healthy, i love this stuff, and it seems to last for forever! This stuff leaves a nice shine behind I will definitely be ordering this product again from this seller. The way i use the product is for home use i have a brush just for the cuticle oil that i dip in it.
Sabrina Pedro, OH
I got this as a birthday gift from my dad who had a store clerk pick it out for him because naturally he knows nothing about nail care. I wish I knew who she was so I could thank her, because this stuff is AMAZING.This works better than most "big brands" of cuticle oil/creams I’ve tried. Essie, OPI, Burt’s Bees, and ORLY can’t compete. It works into your skin so easily, I barely need any pressure to push my cuticles back anymore, and I used to need A LOT, and they look so pretty now.First off, a little goes a long, LONG way. 3-4 drops was enough for both of my hands to be almost soaked in the stuff. I have the 8 oz bottle and I anticipate it lasting me the better part of 2 years, at least, with twice daily use. This oil is super moisturizing, it’s heavy duty stuff. I saw a world of difference in my cuticles after the first use. They looked neater, not even slightly ragged, and the skin around my nails just felt so wonderfully soft. Also, it doesn’t dry greasy or sticky like some cuticle stuff does. It takes a little while, but it dries, well, dry.The consistency is watery, but honestly I think that’s a good thing because it makes working it into your skin so much easier. The bottle makes it tricky to handle the oil without getting it all over everything, so do yourself a favor and use a cleaned out nail polish bottle or an empty eye-drop bottle or something to make it easier on yourself. But don’t worry if you get it all over your hands, they’ll end up super soft too if you do!I don’t think I’ll find anything than this, I think I may have found my HG cuticle oil. So ladies, TRY IT, it’s awesome!
Marcia Jefferson, MD
Nourish and moisturize nails and cuticles with intensive Burt’s Bees Lemon Butter Cuticle Cream. This 100% natural, buttery cuticle care cream is packed with natural ingredients to pamper you from tips to toes. Sweet almond oil and cocoa seed butter moisturize and soften your cuticles while vitamin E and sunflower oil nourish brittle nails. A hint of lemon scent leaves your nails smelling clean and fresh. The result is healthy looking and beautiful nails, naturally. This convenient small tin makes anytime cuticle care easy. Give your skin the best nature has to offer with Burt’s Bees.
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- Pack of three, 0.60 ounce tins of 100% natural cuticle care cream
I like the packaging and the "all natural" approach to cuticle cream but this stuff did not fly with me.It is very greasy and does not absorb into the skin around the nails. Even though I used very little and wiped my fingers with tissue paper… I left little finger grease marks all over everything I touched.The smell is terrible. At first I thought it smelled like Lemon Pledge, which wasn’t great, but tolerable. However, after it started drying, it left more of a lemon with a touch of skunk smell on my fingers. Not good.
Amalia Bear Creek, WI
Not actually three .6 oz lemon butters. Actually 6 .3 oz cuticle butters. Still the same amount if product. Just expecting the larger containers which is why I only have it four stars.
Colette White Earth, MN
This is a nice tin of thick balm that is laden with lemon oil. You rub it into your cuticles to prevent cracking, flaking and drying. You actually can rub it all over your hands if they are very chapped. The oil even helps to keep nails from splitting and cracking. It smells like a lemon grove.The three-pack is nice because you can put one in your office drawer, one at home at your desk and one in your purse.
Jami Linden, NC
What it is: A blend of Jojoba wax ester (more than you’ll find in any other nail product on the market!), olive and grape seed oils, vitamins, and scented oils designed to penetrate your nails and skin while filling your nostrils with a divine scent! What it does: Because Jojoba is almost molecularly identical to our body’s natural “oils” Pure Nail Oil penetrates your nails, keeping them strong and flexible. The Jojoba also penetrates your skin, keeping it soft and healthy. Why you need it: Hard, brittle nails break. Strong nails are flexible and bend against outside forces. Pure gives your nails what they need to flex so they break less. Your nails will be longer and stronger! Plus, Pure is the only nail and cuticle oil that works by repairing brittle, chipping, and peeling nails in 3 days (when following the Initial 3-Day Hydration Treatment), eliminating hangnails within 5 days, and visibly reducing skin wrinkling. Crisp Starter Kit: Our Starter Kit is just what you need when you are getting started with our nail oil. During the 3-Day Initial Hydration Treatment your nails and cuticles absorb A LOT of oil while they are getting back into balance. Our Starter Kit comes with one 2ml Nail Oil Pen and one 15ml Nail Oil Bottle so you will have plenty of oil to get your nails in balance. Our Crisp scent is an intoxicating and effervescent blend of lemon zest, pink grapefruit, juicy pomegranate and spiced vanilla. We’re pleased to be able to say that Crisp has a 100% LOVE rate among hundreds of customers.
- Repairs peeling, brittle nails in 3 days, eliminates hangnails within 5 days, and decreases skin wrinkling
- All natural ingredients – safe enough to eat – nontoxic
- Anti-fungal, Antimicrobial, and Antibacterial
- Prevents cracking of nail polish, gel, and acrylic nail enhancements
- Convenient brush pen applicator
I’ve spent the last few months using a jojoba based oil I made myself but wasn’t getting quite the results I was looking for. I’d seen Pure Oil many times on other blogs that I follow but didn’t decide to take the plunge myself until recently.I received my starter kit last Friday, well ahead of the first estimated deliver date, and started right away. My 3 day challenge ended about noon today but I forgot to take the after pic before I put on polish. I can say, however, that I am a customer for life. I saw immediate improvement with the first application. The oil just soaked into the dry patches and made my cuticles feel soft and moisturized. by the end of the day, I felt like I was constantly oiling but that’s just how dehydrated my nails were. By today, I was oiling a lot less but my nails still looked well hydrated, even after exposure to water.The pen is easy to use. Just click the non-brush end several times and you’re good to go. Really makes it easy to apply the oil on the go. I tend to apply more of it when using the bottle but no worries. the oil works great on the rest of my hands, too.I had intended on ordering the fragrance free but apparently failed to make that choice when I placed the order. No worries there, either. The Crisp scent is wonderful and doesn’t irritate the scent-sensitive people in my life, which includes me.If you’ve got problem nails and nothing else has worked, give this oil a try. Seriously. My results after only 3 days makes the cost so worth it.
Jade Fort Belvoir, VA
OMG! I love it so much…smells amazing, works great, and really gives you strong and beautiful nails.I get compliments all the time on my nails and people actually ask me what I do to make to get them that way.Make sure you follow all the steps and apply it all the time and you will see results..trust me
Letha Matherville, IL
I’ve been using this oil for a little over a year. I’m so glad I got introduced to it. My cuticles are healthy and supple, I haven’t had hangnails in forever, and my nails are strong and flexible!!! I’ve even gotten my husband and daughter to use it. It has worked wonders for my daughter and her excessively dry hands. Another plus is the smell!! Crisp smells amazing, you will catch yourself smelling your fingers. Excellent product!!
Tanya Central City, PA
Removes cuticle safely without cutting. The choice of professionals since 1933. Lanolin enriched.
- Removes cuticle safely without cutting. The choice of professionals since 1933. Lanolin enriched. 32 OZ
I bought and used this under the impression that I didn’t really have any dead cuticle but it couldn’t hurt anything to try. I was really surprised to see how much gunk I was able to gently scrape away! I used a little bitty spray bottle to apply it, which makes it handy to just spritz a tiny bit on each fingertip, and then while it was still wet I used my metal cuticle pusher. I think this stuff also whitened my nails slightly, or it could just be that it broke down any residue of crap that was underneath.I also tried it on my feet — wetting my feet with it thoroughly, letting it sit a few minutes and scrubbing with a Salux cloth and foot file. Naturally, my toenails all looked great, but I’m not sure that it did a better job on my dry soles than a long hot soak followed by scrubbing. Maybe the magical recipe is the long hot soak and *then* the Blue Cross Cuticle Remover. At any rate the cuticle remover method is faster when I don’t have time to soak.
Selina Winnemucca, NV
I just started using this product and it seems to work o.k. It does “soften” the cuticle and makes it easier to push and remove with a cuticle pusher/remover but I’m not sure if used alone it would remove cuticle by itself…the bottle is HUGE, so I am going to have it for a long, long time…
Margot Normalville, PA
I have been using this product forever – close to 20 years or more! One thing I love to do before I give my self a pedicure is to get very warm water in a bowl and squirt some of the Blue Cross liquid into the water. I then soak my feet for a short amount of time and then buff my feet – heels and rough skin etc. It makes my feet so smooth. And when I want to get the cuticles off my fingers I usually soak them as above first and then take a tool to remove the cuticles. Or I take a Q-tip and soak it in the Blue Cross and rub it around each finger – one at a time and then again remove the cuticle with a cuticle tool. I have tried SO MANY OTHER cuticle removers but NONE compare to this product…you will love it too!
Trudy North Fairfield, OH