About this item
- Essie gel setter top coat: high shine clear nail polish top coat that provides a plumped gel-like finish.
- High-gloss formula: seals in color and provides a sleek high performance, gel-like shine finish.
- Gel-like manicure: for your most plumped gel-like manicure, finish with this top coat for gel-like shine plus long-lasting protection.
- The art of the manicure perfected: high performance essie top coats, base coats and treatments, for every detail of your manicure. the perfect compliment to any essie nail polish color.
- Vegan nail polish formula: zero animal derived ingredients and no animal testing
- Essie, america’s nail salon expert: essie is the go-to nail brand for celebrities, beauty professionals, fashion icons and the color obsessed
for the perfect manicure, apply one coat of any of our essie base coats on nails. follow with two coats of essie original nail color. finish with gel setter top coat. use with essie apricot cuticle oil.
Q: Is this real gel nails polish that needs to be cured with light? Or just a “gel like nail polish”?
A: Hi there NC! We agree, the gel-setter top coat, gives your nails gel like shine and long wear...but no need for special UV lamps or difficult removal. Comes off with you usual polish remover as well.submitted byEssie Team - 4 years agoBrand expert
A: Hi NC! This clear top coat gives nails gel-like shine. It does not need to be cured with a light. Hope this helps!submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 4 years agoBrand expert
Q: Hi! Is this top coat a ticker formula or thin. I am looking for something that encapsulates glitter and other sparkles.
A: Hi there! Thank you for reaching out to us about the Gel Setter Top Coat, this is a quick drying top coat that seals and helps protect, to magnify shine for an ultra-glossy flawless finish. We suggest checking out the quick drying top coat that seals and helps protect, to magnify shine for an ultra-glossy flawless finish. We hope you give it a try!submitted byEssie Team - 19 days agoBrand expert
Q: Would you say this top coat has a longer no chip wear time over the gel couture top coat paired with the gel couture nail enamel? Looking for the longest weartime for my mani!
A: Hi there Deb! The gel-setter top coat is made to give intense, gel-like shine to nail colors that take a top coat. The gel couture top coat was made specifically to be used over the gel couture colors, and together, they provide the longest wearing manicure.submitted byEssie Team - 9 months agoBrand expert
Q: What's the difference between this product & essie Gel Couture Top Coat? ( https://www.target.com/p/essie-gel-couture-nail-polish---gel-couture-top-coat---0-46-fl-oz--no-aasa/-/A-50637455 ) Thanks!
A: Hi there Laura, great question! The gel-setter top coat was made to give your nails a gel-like shine, used alone or over any nail enamel. While the gel couture top coat was made specifically to be paired with the gel couture nail enamels to seal in and extend the long wear. This quick drying top coat helps protect and to magnify shine for an ultra-glossy longwear finish.submitted byEssie Team - 1 year agoBrand expert
Q: Can i use regular non gel nail polish with this?
A: Hi, Esther! Yes, the Essie Gel Setter Top can be used with any nail polish. Hope this helps!submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 4 years agoBrand expert
Q: Does this come off with non acetone remover or do you need acetone to remove? If acetone is needed does it come off easily?
A: yes it's a normal top coat and it comes off easily!submitted bysydney - 5 years ago