About this item
- Essie nail color bikini so teeny: cornflower blue nail polish with a shimmer finish.
- Glossy shine nail polish: salon-quality nail color formula for flawless coverage and glossy shine.
- Even professional application: exclusive easy-glide brush for quick, even, professional application on nails.
- Iconic & trendsetting colors: from the essie collection which has produced over a thousand shades and counting.
- 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
america’s nail salon expert since 1981, essie connects the world through color and its infinite storytelling possibilities. essie is synonymous with salon quality formulas, impeccable colors and whimsical names that make life more colorful.
for the perfect manicure, apply one coat of any of our essie base coats on nails. follow with two coats of your favorite essie nail color. finish with any one of your preferred essie top coats.
Q: Why are the pictures not matching up with the essie nail colors? For example, "Clothing Optional" is supposed to be a rosey color but it shows up as gray. Want to make sure I'm ordering what I need.
A: yes i ordered the purple and mine was dark dark purplesubmitted bygiginails - 3 years ago
A: I'm not sure why it doesn't match up. The color I received was sage/ grey not teal at all.submitted byJamie - 5 years ago
A: I ordered Go Ginza-a nice light purple, I got Go Ginza a super pale lilac-almost white!!! so sad. I'm returning for the Play date-which looks a bit dark, but it should be perfect cuz they seem much lighter in person.submitted bypajnails - 4 years ago
Q: is this gel nail polish
A: Hi there Laura! The shape of the bottle will help you tell which nail formula you’re looking at. The Gel Couture nail enamels come in the bottle with a twisted shape. The classic nail enamels come in the iconic square bottles and the quick dry colors come in the elongated bottle.submitted byEssie Team - 6 months agoBrand expert
A: Great question Laura! Our salon-quality nail color formula is a traditional nail polish, not gel. It has flawless coverage and high glossy shine. For real-time answers to all your beauty questions, use the “Chat with a Virtual Beauty Consultant” button on any beauty product page.submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 6 months agoBrand expert
Q: how many uses do you think i could get out of one bottle of this essie nail polish
A: Hey! Ive had my ballet slippers shade for about 6 months and its just now starting to get sticky. Ive probably done about 15 manis AND pedis because I always keep my toes and nails matching. Now I’m searching for another bottle/color so it will be fresh! hope this helps:)submitted byTarget shopper - 2 years ago
A: Hi giginails! This will vary for each individual person based on the number of coats used, but you can typically get 4 to 5 manicures out of one bottle of nail polish. Hope this helps!submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this a gel nail polish?
A: Hi there Kyoung! Essie offers classic our nail enamel in the iconic square bottles. Meanwhile, our Gel Couture gel nail colors come in the bottles with a sexy twist to the shape to make it easy to tell the difference between the 2.submitted byEssie Team - 4 years agoBrand expert
A: Hi Kyoung! This particular essie nail polish is not gel. However, Target has a great selection of essie gel nail polishes on the website. I hope this helps!submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 4 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is this product kids friendly?
A: Hi there Gaby! Essie nail polishes have been tested with the strictest regulations in the world, wherever our products are sold. We won’t claim non-toxic, as it has not been defined for nail polishes. However, like many personal products, nail polish should not be ingested. If nail polish is ingested, please reach out to your local Poison Control Center or seek a medical professional.submitted byEssie Team - 2 years agoBrand expert
Q: is marshmallow a true plain white or is it more satin milky white?
A: Hi there! Thanks for reaching out about our essie polish. This shade is sugary, soft and sweet. this lovely nail color is just totally irresistible. for french manicures, cloudy sheer white lacquer is confection perfection. We hope you give it a try!submitted byEssie Team - 3 years agoBrand expert
Q: What is the shape of the applicator brush? Is it flat and wide or thin and round?
A: The essie Nail Polish has a flat and wide brush applicator rather than round, so you get even coverage. Not to mention, the shades are gorgeous.submitted byTarget Beauty Consulting - 4 years agoBrand expert
Q: Is ESSIE Blanc color sheer?
A: Hi there Marls! The nail color "blanc" is a pure snowy white lacquer with a cream finish, it is not a sheer color.submitted byEssie Team - 4 years agoBrand expert
Q: Does anyone know if mint candy apple is the older version (baby blue) or the newer version (light green)?
A: Hi there Sonic! The shade "mint candy apple" is considered a crème de menthe mint light green cream nail enamel. It was never considered a blue shade.submitted byEssie Team - 4 years agoBrand expert