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Sally Hansen Insta-Dri Anti-Chip Top Coat 2755 Clear

Sally Hansen insta-dri anti-chip top coat is a quick, dry, chip resistant top coat. Dries any nail color. 30 seconds to set. No-chip shine up to 10 days. Hardens and dries any nail color. Helps get you out of the door in a flash-just 30 seconds to set. High-gloss superior shine. Double uv filters shield manicure from fading and discoloring.

Key features

  • Dry any nail color 30 seconds to set no-chip shine up to 10 days
  • Exclusive acrylic polymer formula hardens and dries any nail color dry to the touch in just 30 seconds
  • Double Uv filters formula helps protect nail color

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Magic in a bottle!

I love the look of polished nails, whether it’s color or just shine. What I absolutely hate is that feeling of being held prisoner of my fresh manicure. You can’t touch your hair, turn the pages of a book, use the computer — all you can really do is just sit there and pray for the Nail Polish Goddess to finish her work.Sally Hansen’s Instant Dry Topcoat is truly that — instant dry! It works better than any other topcoat out there, no matter what the price.If you’re a multi-tasker pressed for time — and who isn’t — you must have this product!

Patty Champion, NE
★★★★★

On par with other popular top coats

..If not better. I was hesitant to buy it because I thought the bottle was ugly. (Yeah, shallow I know.) Happy I ignored that and bought it anyway. Cheap, easy to find in person, and works wonders without all of the quirks of other popular top coats.

Dana Turtletown, TN
★★★★★

3.5 Stars (it does chip) but dries excellent

If it didn’t market itself as an anti-chip topcoat it would get 5 stars from me, unfortunately my nailpolish starts chipping by the 2nd DAY! That is NOT good!On the plus side, this is the best instant dry polish I have ever bought!!! It really does dry your nail polish very fast without smudging.If you are a girl on the go, this is perfect for you.

Kristina Brusett, MT
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EZ FLOW Trugel System, Top Coat

Trugel system.

Key features

  • Mirror glass finish
  • Cures in seconds
  • Led or UV nail lights

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Avoid if at all possible

I figured since this topcoat had 4.5 stars it was worth the purchase. I was wrong. This topcoat is horrendous. It is super runny. I applied a very thin layer to begin with and by the time I had finished the other four nails it had dripped down my toes. After that was sorted, it sat under the UV light for five minutes per coat. Three coats later it was very shiny and seemed to be quite durable. An hour later this stuff was peeling off like crazy. I’ll try IBD next since their brand has been reliable. If all else fails, stick with the Gelish top coat. That is, unless you want to repaint your gel polish every hour, in which case, this is the top coat for you!

Meghan Desoto, TX
★★★★★

Pretty happy

I tried this out last week – I used it as a top coat for a regular nail polish with an LED light. I dried it for 2 minutes, and with alcohol to eliminate the stickiness. 20 minutes later, I bumped a finger and got a smudge – the top coat seemed fine, and I’m almost positive it was the nail polish underneath. Once I repainted the nails, and let the polish dry more, there were no problems but I was also more careful. I can’t say for sure if I put the top coat on too thick, if it was the light (also new) or the nail polish I used – So all in all, I am happy with the product, but i would suggest if you’re using a regular nail polish, let it dry before using this product.

Sheryl Crisfield, MD
★★★★★

Great top coat

The first time I topped my acrylics with this, I was bummed because it chipped and peeled at the end. So I removed it, and tried even thinner coats and let it cure for 3 minutes, instead of the 2 it says on the bottle. I have a 54 Watt UV light and after curing the 3 minutes, so far it has been great! Very shiny and no chipping on my free edges! I found that after curing for only 2 minutes and wiping away the tacky layer, that it felt slightly gooey still (I thought it was because it was still fresh), so I should have realized then that it wasn’t cured 100%. Some people say it’s too thin, but that just means you have to make sure there isn’t a lot on the brush. Personally, I like the consistency. 4 stars because I’m sure there’s a better one out there, but for the price, this top coat’s awesome!

John Yabucoa, PR
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NEW cnd Nail Design Stickey Base Coat 0.33Oz by Creative

A soft sticky base coat designed to anchor nail enamel to the nail.It grips polish to the nail to prevent peeling and chipping.Works like double sided tape!

Key features

  • nd nail stickey base coat 0.33 oz

Honest reviews

★★★★★

First use great. Second use not so great

I got hooked on using Seche Vite Dry Fast Top Coat because it not only dried my nails in under two minutes it kept my polish for about 5-6 days w/o chipping. That fad didn’t last too long seeing that my Seche Vite is thicker than usual and my polish will peel either the same day or two days later. Without using the Seche Vite my polish will last about 5 days without chipping. Unfortunately I’m in the process of teaching myself how to do acrylic nails and my nail beds are a bit damaged so none of the polishes I use for my nails will stay on my nails w/o chipping for about 2 days. I needed another alternative so I read up on this CND Nail Stickey and the reviews it came with. I purchased 4 bottles from eBay and this is my second time using this and the polishes I used this time(Wet-n-Wild and Milani) don’t agree with this Nail Stickey. I polished my nails this past Friday and have been touching them up since. That’s just how much my polish have been chipping. I’m not happy about this at all. I polish my nails every week and post the tutorials on Youtube and I expect my polish to at least last 5 days w/o it chipping. Maybe the next type of polish I use will work under this Nail Stickey because right now, I feel like I wasted my money on something that should work because it cost so high.

Bonnie Jackson, PA
★★★★★

Best base coat I have used….

I discovered CND when I was given a free sample of their polish. I was hooked. Next, I decided to try the Stickey base coat. I love it! I *never* used to do my nails because they would end up chipping after 3 days. It just wasn’t worth the time and hassle. Now that I have discovered Stickey and CND, I do my nails about once every 10 days or so. The base coat helps to hold the polish and prevents chipping. After about 4-5 days, I may have a tiny, tiny chip on the end of a nail but it’s so easy to just touch up. Here’s how I use Stickey:1) Buff my nails to remove ridges.2) Apply one coat of Stickey to clean nails.3) This is important–while the Stickey is still slightly tacky, apply nail color (this helps it grab the polish)4) After color has mostly dried, I apply one coat of CND Air Dry topcoat. I start with my thumb and by the time I reach my pinky, the thumb is dry.That’s it and my nails look great! Love, love, love CND products. I now use this brand over OPI.

Neva Collegeport, TX
★★★★★

Does its job

Thought I would test this out with all of the good reviews it got. Put it on my nails and the polish stayed on for about 3 days, but that’s because I wash the dishes without gloves by that time. I use my hands a lot; when I used my hands the way I do everyday, not a chip in sight. Unfortunately, not base coat can survive dishpan soaked hands. You will have to use gloves (which I don’t like) when washing dishes in order to keep your polish on.

Monika Table Rock, NE
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INM Northern Lights Hologram Top Coat Gold

INTERNATONAL NAIL MANUFACTURERS Northern LightsTM Hologram Top Coat offers all of the same great benefits as Out The Door Top Coat, with hologram powders to make nails sparkle. Gold 1/2 oz.

Key features

  • INM Northern Lights Hologram Top Coat offers all of the same great benefits as Out The Door Top Coat, with hologram powders to make nails sparkle.

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Gold Hologram

I love this hologram stuff. I love both the silver and the gold. The silver seems to have a bit more of the wow factor. The gold seems a bit milder, but I still love it. I recommend it to everyone!

Chandra North Dighton, MA
★★★★★

Makes a huge difference!

When I first purchased the Hologram top coat in Silver at Sally’s, I just thought it would add a touch of glitter to my mani. Boy was I wrong. These Northern Lights Hologram Top Coats not only add sparkle, but they also add depth and dimension to my manis. I used this top coat for a "galaxy/nebula" design, and it made my nails look like they were glowing from within. I received a ton of compliments, too. And just like their regular top coat, this one dries quickly and still protects your nails from chipping. As a nail blogger and polish enthusiast, I highly recommend this gorgeous and unique top coat!

Joyce Fairview, KS
★★★★★

Love it!

I love Out the Door Northern Lights topcoat! Along with an effective protective topcoat the shine is amazing! This was the first time Ive bought the gold, in the past Ive bought the silver but this color is amazing! Highly recommended!

Michaela Englishtown, NJ
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SUPER NAIL Professional Nail Liquid 4 oz

SuperNail Professional Liquids are made from Ethyl Methacrylate infused with UV inhibitors. Prevents nails from yellowing. Superior adhesive properties let you create acrylics that last.

Key features

  • SUPER NAIL Professional Nail Liquid 4 oz

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Love it!

So, I ordered this after learning how to do my own acrylic nails and I absolutely love it. I tried another brand as a learning tool and experienced lifting. With this, I don’t experience any lifting when I do the proper prepping procedures. But to be honest, sometimes I am lazy and will not do the proper procedures, like removing clear nail polish because I think "why bother", so I do experience lifting, but that is because I didn’t do it correctly. Will definitely continue purchasing this product.

Katina Nason, IL
★★★★★

NOT GREAT FOR CLEANING GEL NAIL BRUSHES!

UPDATE!!I RECEIVED THIS PRODUCT .. VERY 1ST INGREDIENT WAS “ACETONE”!! THE VERY THING THE “PROFESSIONAL” NAIL PEOPLE SAID NOT TO USE!!So did FURTHER research and found this item which truly is MONOMER!Mia Secret Professional Acrylic Nail System Liquid Monomor 2 oz http://www.amazon.com/Mia-Secret-Peofessional-Acrylic-Monomor/dp/B009ZKMWO8/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid;=1394662741&sr;=8-1&keywords;=Nail+System+Liquid+MonomorSorry for the previous misinformation .. I was led astray also by lack of information!+++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++++Did a LOT of research on proper maintenance of gel nail brushes .. am purchasing this because the consensus was below:Monomer – This is the only liquid that should ever come in contact with a brush! DO NOT USE ANYTHING WITH ACETONE …. many gel brushes are nylon and acetone will melt frizz and fray the bristles. Store away from any light source in a travel tooth brush holder, a great idea is to wrap the hairs in foil before you put it away, it keeps the shape, stops “any” light from penetrating.Hope you find this helpful!

Rosetta Port Alexander, AK
★★★★★

ONE OF THE BEST ACRYLIC LIQUIDS I HAVE FOUND

DOESNT CRACK EASY, NOR GET TACKY, DRIES QUICKLY BUT SMELLS LIKE THE REGULAR LIQUID. WORKS WELL WITH JUST ABOUT ANY ACRYLIC POWDER

Mia Burlington Junction, MO
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Seche Top Coat Professional Kit

Seche Top Coat Professional Kit is the champion non-yellowing fast drying top coat that has had the industry abuzz for years.

Key features

  • Guaranteed not to yellow
  • World’s finest top coat
  • Patented formula

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Kind of a disappointment

I bought this fast dry top coat based solely on others’ reviews, and I had high hopes for it. The fast-dry top coat I have been using for the past few years isSally Hansen Insta-Dri Anti-Chip Top Coat, 0.45 Fluid Ouncewhich leaves a high shine and really withstands chipping, it just doesn’t dry fast enough. I have now used the Seche top coat twice and I am really bummed out because it dries REALLY fast (my nails are dry to the touch in 2 minutes, and hardened within 10), however there are two huge drawbacks. First, it causes the polish to shrink away from the edges (see photo), which is most problematic at the tips because it makes the nails more prone to chip. Which is the second drawback: my nails chip very quickly with this top coat (the next day with one nail, and it happened when I was opening a letter!). The Sally Hansen Insta-Dri, on the other hand (no pun intended), protects my nails from chipping for at least 8 or 9 days. I also want to point out that the toluene in this top coat gives it a VERY VERY strong smell (like paint thinner) that can almost be overpowering. If you have a sensitive nose, make sure you apply this in an open area.I will stick with the Sally Hansen for my nails, and reserve the Seche for my toes. I would only recommend this product if all you care about is having your nails dry as quickly as possible. If you like shine and chip-free nails, then this top coat isn’t for you.

Lou Wakarusa, IN
★★★★★

Shiny

Its been 4 days and my nails are still shiny and look fresh but I do have some polish chipping on my pointer finger nails.But I can say I have cleaned worked showered washed my hands alot etc etc. And this def beats all of the other top coats I have ever used before.Good price too! And the descriptions does NOT lie, this top coat dries in a matter of seconds no need for fast dry drops anymore!

Helena Lumberton, TX
★★★★★

Good, not the best

It dries fairly fast and leaves gorgeous shine, but contains harmful chemical that can cause some harmful effect on women’s reproductive organs according to the bottle.What???????I have the $2.00 top coat (named Quick shine) by Jordana which I bought at a dollar store that gives the exact same shine and much faster drying time.it smells exactly the same ( bad), so I think this is extremely over priced for such harmful chemicals.This is my honest opinion, and I’ll not replace when I use this up.

Emma Pulaski, TN
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Creative CND Shellac UV top coat 0.25oz

CND Shellac UV Top Coat – 0. 25 Ounce Bottle- One thin layer of UV Top Coat is all you need. Offers a durable shine while sealing and protecting nail Colour. UV Top Coat Application: Shake the bottle to blend. Apply one thin layer to each nail surface: and extension edge: of all five nails on one hand. Remove the applicator brush from the bottle and wipe it against the bottle’s neck to drain excess product from the brush. Stay parallel to the natural nail and place the brush in the center of the nail slightly away from the cuticle line. Gently push the brush toward the cuticle line and then glide down one side to the extension edge of the nail. Lift the brush and repeat on the opposite side of the nail, followed by the same steps to Coat the center. Be sure to encase the extension edge to ensure long wear. Cure all five fingers together a UV Lamp. Repeat the process on the other hand. Remove the top film (sticky inhibition layer) with a plastic-backed, lint-free pad soaked with 99% Isopropyl Alcohol (IPA) Condition the nails and sorrounding soft tissue with SolarOil: and apply daily.

Key features

  • Fast and easy application.
  • Important step in the “P.E.P” process!
  • durable,long-lasting resistant shine!

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Love it!

I love shellac and it’s easy to do at home. Plenty of videos on u Tube to get you going and give you great tips. The top coat provides a durable, glossy finish. Don’t forget to add some extra curing time under the UV light (two 2 min cycles) and clean off the sticky residue with 90% isopropyl alcohol for lots of shine.

Melinda Beeville, TX
★★★★★

Shellac Polish

I use this and have no problems. I am allergic to acrylics so at first I was very careful, but have not had any problems in the many months I have been using it. Easy to apply.

Graciela Cassadaga, NY
★★★★★

CND Shellac top coat

First time putting on Shellac on my nails. This top coat is good. I’ve had it on nowfor a week and my nail polish is still on. I have no chips.

Nina Stafford, NY
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American Classic Gelous Nail Gel Base Coat Nail Polish

Gelous Nail Gel is a keratin-rich product that will fortify the nail naturally and add thickness. Nails will be protected by a barrier that this gel will create around the nail. Helps nails to be healthier and stronger.

Key features

  • Bonds directly to the nail as a protective barrier
  • Contains Keratin a fundamental component of nails
  • Creates a protein-rich coating
  • Adds measurable thickness
  • Instantly strengthens, hardens and reinforces weak nails.

Honest reviews

★★★★★

love the gel polish

Got the gel polish, hoping to a diy mani, and I was SO happy with the results! Used many layers of this polish with a quick dry top coat & normal colored polish, and it literally stayed on 2 weeks.Told others about the product and converted many new fans!

Gracie East Olympia, WA
★★★★★

This stuff is the best!

I use it to sandwich in between my layers of polish, add one final coat before I put on Seche Vite topcoat to prevent shrinkage, and voila! A mani that lasts me over a week with no chips! You must carefully wrap your nails or you’ll still get tipwear. This is the only product I’ve found that keeps my polish on a decent amount of time. Not as tough as real gel nails, but also no UV lights or acetone soak is necessary.

Latoya Toronto, OH
★★★★★

great stuff

such an awesome alternative to getting gel nails at the salon. this stuff works miracles. im tough on my nails, I have a nervous habit of rubbing my nails when ive got polish on and literally by the end of the day ive rubbed half of it off. if had this on (with another color) going on two days and they still look freshly painted. ive also had NO problems w/ taking it off. I had non acitone polish remover and it came right off.

Summer Lowber, PA
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Seche Vite Dry Fast Top Coat High Shine Professional Kit 1/2oz & 4oz Refill

Kit Includes 1/2 and 4oz Refill

Key features

  • Seche vite dry fast top coat professional Kit

Honest reviews

★★★★★

Highly Recommend!

This was introduced to me probably about a year and a half ago, and I don’t know how I lived without it before that. This is seriously the best fast-dry top coat I’ve ever used. I usually get the Restore thinner and thin it out a bit as it is extremely thick, but that is a small price to pay for how amazingly this works.

Reva South Pasadena, CA
★★★★★

Five Stars

Great product. Shipping was fast. It did spill a little but it was not to bad.

Sally Fort Ripley, MN
★★★★★

Love it

I have gone through 2 bottles of SV Dry Fast Top Coat and finally decided to go ahead and invest in the large refill bottle because I know I’ll use it. Dries rock hard in like 3 minutes, touchable after about 30 seconds.

Diann Sidney Center, NY
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[Nubar] T304 Foundation Base Coat

Your first step for beautiful, long lasting nail colour. Foundation is colour bonding, prevents staining and is calcium fortified to add strength. Ensure that the nail plate is completely clean by wiping with Non Acetone Remover before applying a coat of Foundation Base Coat. Make sure to cover over the tip of the nail for ultimate coverage. We produce the highest quality nail care products free of Formaldehyde, Toluene, DBP and Paraben. Our exclusive formulas omit these components and their derivatives without sacrificing quality. Nubar?s range of treatment products are essential for the maintenance of healthy nails and perfect preparation, providing everything you need to ensure a high quality treatment and service for your clients.

Key features

  • Description: Foundation Base Coat protects the nail from staining, is fortified with calcium to strengthen nails, and gives the maximum Nail Lacquer adhesion and protection.
  • Specs: Size 1.5~3 inch. Caution:Keep out of reach of children. Usage:Apply on clean nails.
  • Shipping Weight: 0.25 lbs

Honest reviews

★★★★★

dont stop making this i will die

the best base coat by far that does it all, nourishes nails, protects wonderfully from staining and keeps my polish looking good for 2-3 weeks! I use this with 2 coats of seche vite topcoat and I use zoya remover+ to ph balance my nail first which makes a huge difference with any products you use then I add my color and after topping it off I use cnd solar oil which helps to dry nails faster and keeps the shine and color safe during my cleaning and daily routines.

Alba Little Cedar, IA
★★★★★

Great basecoat

Normally I use CND but this works just as well. My nails always chip in 3 days so I can’t really say if this extends the life of a manicure. Seems to keep nails from experience staining from darker colors.

June Theriot, LA
★★★★★

A+ Base Coat

generally, I don’t see the point in buying a good base coat, it goes on the bottom, who cares, right? Well now that I’ve used GOOD base coat, noooooowwww I get the difference. ha. Do yourself a favor, make your life easier, and polishing less time consuming, and buy this stuff.

Elva Mansfield Depot, CT
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