Essie Protein Basecoat

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  • 3

    Not for me

    I have been searching for a great base coat, but this was not it. I have naturally hard, fast-growing nails, but they are very dry and brittle. I also needed a base coat that would protect them from my constant painting. I heard good reviews about this product, so I bought it. Unfortunately, it increased the dryness of my nails, making them more brittle. Also, my nail polish soaked right through morethe base coat and stained my nails. After I stopped using the product, it took awhile for my nails to go back to normal. Now I have over half of a bottle and I don't know what to do with it. — 1 year, 8 months ago
    GROSE | 15 reviews

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  • 10


    Goes on smooth, makes your polish last for days beyond the usual. — 3 years, 11 months ago
    Erin2O | 46 reviews

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  • 10

    Great base-coat!

    This base coat does exactly what it says it will. It improves the overall strength of your nail, as well as helps with chipping and breakage. Many other basecoats that I have tried haven't lived up to the strength that they have promised, but this one will. It gives your regular manicure a little something extra, and it goes a long way! — 6 years, 9 months ago
    edistosmom | 7 reviews

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