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essie® First Base Base Coat

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About this item

  • Phthalate Free
    Phthalate Free
  • Paraben Free
    Paraben Free
the rubber adhesive in my first base helps bond polish to the nail surface for protection of color wear.

for use with or without nail color. apply 2 coats if used alone or apply 1 coat as a base, followed with 2 coats of essie nail color and 1 coat of essie top coat.

Caution: keep from heat or flame.
Health Facts: Phthalate-free, paraben-free, aluminum-free
Color Family: Clear
Color Finish: Gloss
Color Palette: Translucent
Provides smooth surface for color application
Resists chipping
Helps protect color wear
TCIN: 14282451
UPC: 095008006253
Item Number (DPCI): 052-06-2583
Phthalate Free
Phthalate Free
A product that either carries an unqualified on-pack statement indicating that the product is free from phthalates, or carries an unqualified on-pack statement "no phthalates," or A product which is never formulated with phthalates, as confirmed by the manufacturer.
Paraben Free
Paraben Free
A product that either carries an unqualified on-pack statement indicating that the product is free from parabens, or carries an unqualified on-pack statement "no parabens," or A product which is never formulated with parabens, as confirmed by the manufacturer.
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Most recent reviews

Awesome!

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
mickvick 3 months ago
Using this base coat is the only way I can get polish to stay on my nails for more than a day. Love it!see moreof the reviewer's review
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Dries fast

(would recommend)
4 out of 5 stars
RoosK 9 months ago
I bought this a couple of weeks ago and used it a couple of times already. It applies very smoothly but I was impressed by the dry time! It took less than a minute to complete dry and set on my nails.see moreof the reviewer's review
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MY GO-TO BASE COAT

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
NailArtLooover 10 months ago
I've tried out a lot of base coats and this is easily the BEST base coat ever! I started using this base over 3 years ago and it's been the only base coat I've been using since then. The coats are very thin and dries very fast, so it takes no time to apply it! The wide brush makes it extremely easy ...see moreof the reviewer's review
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First Base Base Coat

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
blerdsmith31 2 years ago
I usually use Essie's Grow Stronger or Grow Faster Base Coat, but both of those were out of stock at the time so I decided to try this base coat. No complaints. Would probably purchase again.
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Great!!

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
MegLondon 2 years ago
My manicure usually lasts 2-3 days, depending on color and brand. This is the best base product and only one that really makes manicure long-lasting. Simpy must-have.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Great with Black

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
xaer0knight 2 years ago
Perfect for any dark polish. Keeps for weeks even tho I am hard on my nails. I do computer repair and use DJ equipment regularly. #Gothsee moreof the reviewer's review
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Please don't change a thing!!!

(would recommend)
5 out of 5 stars
terridtmd 2 years ago
I bought this on a whim because I had problems with my manicure lasting just a day or two. I am glad to say that it lasts a full 7 days, no matter which polish I use.see moreof the reviewer's review
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Not Impressed

(would not recommend)
2 out of 5 stars
Eranah 3 years ago
Worked decently for the first few times I used it. After awhile it started getting all stringy in the bottle and wouldn't come out evenly. Also it made lots of bubbles on my nail which then shown through when I applied the color polish.
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