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Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit

Red Carpet Manicure

Color Dip Starter Kit

Item #: 2505685

Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip will change the way you apply color. This Starter Kit creates intense, vibrant colors with even application powders. Mani's just got an upgrade with 21 days of wear! Wide range of flawless colors available. Get perfect runway nails every time!

Benefits:
  • Non-Irritating formulas
  • Gentle on the nail
  • No LED or UV lights needed
  • Easy to use
  • Up to 21 days wear

Set Includes:
  • Color Dip Brush Restorer (0.3 oz)
  • Color Dip Top Coat (0.3 oz)
  • Color Dip Activator (0.3 oz)
  • Color Dip Base Coat (0.3 oz)
  • Color Dip Nail Neutral Powder in Contract Please (sheer pink) (0.4 oz)
Step 1: Prep nails, apply Base Coat, dip into powder & repeat.

Step 2: Brush on Activator and Base Coat to bond color.

Step 3: Shape and buff nails to the perfect finish.

Step 4: Finish with Top Coat.

Tips and Tricks:
  • Apply thin layer of base coat to nail (thick application can cause lumps)
  • Dip prepped nail directly into color jar at a 45° angle
  • Do not twist, swirl, stir nail while dipping, this can cause lumps
  • When applying a dark or neon color, use a sheer powder base as the first step
Base Coat: Ethyl Cyanoacrylate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Calcium Pantothenate, Retinyl Palmitate.

Brush Restorer: 1-Nitropropane, Acetone, Fragrance (Parfum), Pigment Blue 15 (CI 74160).

Top Coat: Ethyl Cyanoacrylate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Calcium Pantothenate, Retinyl Palmitate.

Activator: Ethyl Acetate, Dimethyltolylamine.

Nail Powder: Polyethylmethacrylate, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Silica. May Contain: Blue 1 Lake (CI 42090), Ferric Ammonium Ferrocyanide (CI 77510), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Red 7 (CI 15850), Red 30 (CI 73360), Red 34 (CI 15880), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Ultramarines (CI 77007), Yellow 5 (CI 19140), Violet 2 (CI 60725).

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Red Carpet ManicureColor Dip Starter Kit
 
4.3

(based on 19 reviews)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Dries quickly (14)
  • Easy to use (13)
  • Long lasting (12)
  • Goes on smoothly (5)
  • Gentle (4)

Cons

  • Strong odor (6)

Best Uses

  • Weekly (8)
  • Daily use (4)
  • Special occasions (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic style (8), Manicure/pedicure addict (8)

Reviewed by 19 customers

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4.0

Love it

By The mom

from St. Louis

About Me Classic

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Dries Quickly
  • Easy To Use
  • Just need THIN layers

Cons

  • Use towel to avoid powder on carpet/floor

Best Uses

  • First try but has last 1week and looks great

Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

My 14yr old daughter and I bought this and each did our own nails. Hers was a little lumpy but I keep my layers thinner and mine turned out fine. Love it!

 
4.0

Practice makes perfect but worth the price!

By Kate

from San Marcos, TX

About Me Classic

Verified Reviewer

Pros

  • Dries Quickly
  • Easy To Use
  • Gentle
  • Long Lasting

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Weekly

    Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

    3 things
    1. Practice makes perfect with this they look good but I can tell with trial and error along with practice and patience they can look amazing.
    2. You need an unloved, "okay if it gets ruined" makeup brush to dust off excess powder
    3. The shade it comes with is good for me but probably not everyone it's very pale light pink extremely natural, hoping for a wider color range soon!
    But I think it's worth it for sure!

     
    5.0

    EXACTLY WHAT I NEEDED

    By Jay

    from NY

    About Me Manicure/Pedicure Addict

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Dries Quickly
    • Easy To Use
    • Gentle
    • Goes On Smoothly

    Cons

    • Strong Odor

    Best Uses

    • Weekly

    Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

    This is the perfect product for me. I was looking for an at home product that would give my nails strength. My nails are very brittle. Having acrylics is the easiest way for me not to worry about my nails breaking or ripping but I couldn't find a nail technician that I was satisfied with. This product provides a hard layer over my nails that I can make as thin or as thick as I would like. I do not like the color that the kit comes with, so I have painted over it with regular nail polish. I have redone them every 5-6 days or so but I blame myself for that because I pick them off. I am sure they would last longer if I didn't. They are harder than gel polish and last longer for me.

    I would recommend this for people who like the strength of acrylic nails but want to do them at home.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Not Sure About This...21 days, ha, more like 2

    By Natasha S.

    from Chicago, IL

    About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

    Pros

    • Dries Quickly

    Cons

    • Chips Easily
    • Strong Odor

    Best Uses

    • Weekly

    Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

    I have been a Red Carpet gel fanatic for 5+ years! I was excited to try this system because it promised 21 days (I get 7-10 from the gel) and it seemed it would take less time. The directions were complicated but doable. The color that comes with the kit is really just "natural". I only used one coat of color just to test it out. At first I was very impressed. Day 2 it started chipping/cracking at the tips. Day 3, now it's chipping/peeling from the sides. I used the Red Carpet Prep. I will try one more time but disappointed with the new investment I made.

     
    5.0

    Buy this now!

    By Jules

    from Raleigh, NC

    About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

    Pros

    • Dries Quickly
    • Easy To Use
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

    • Doesn't come with remover
    • Strong Odor

    Best Uses

      Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

      So I decided to buy this yesterday as I love doing my nails and have the red carpet gel kit. The gel kit took too long to do and the gel didn't last longer than the essie gel kit that doesn't use a light.
      This kit is amazing. I learned very quickly that you have to be very neat and exact with painting on the base coat and gentle as you dip your nail in the powder. Don't press it on the power or it will build up on the sides and your cuticle. The original color that comes with it look like generic acrylic powder when 3 coats are applied. Buy another color. My nails took about 30-45 minutes to do but I didn't have to be super careful with them the rest of the afternoon. They were hard and good to go. Highly recommend.

       
      4.0

      First time went well, second time will be better

      By Pammyloulou

      from Saint Paul, MN

      About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

      • Strong Odor

      Best Uses

        Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

        I watched some tutorials before trying and as there were quite a few steps, the process looked like I could do it. So I laid everything out on my table using a couple papertowels to work on and from the videos I watched, also grabbed a makeup brush to clean off the excess after each dip. Everything else was included in the kit. The process is fairly simple, although next time I will be more careful with the base coat application. On some nails I have a little buildup at the edge where it is thicker and it didn't get buffed out. With the light color it was hard to see that until the end. The product dried/set quickly even the topcoat so there is no long time to wait with sticky nails. My nails feel thicker and durable but it does feel like having acrylic nails a little bit. I plan on trying it again and am looking at getting a new pink or coral color.

         
        3.0

        Practice makes perfect

        By Lynn

        from Seattle, wa

        Pros

        • Dries Quickly
        • Long Lasting

        Cons

        • Strong Odor

        Best Uses

          Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

          Be very precise and neat when applying the base and top coat. They're both like super glue so you have to act extremely quick. I had to use an old makeup brush to dust off the excess powder before adding another coat. After two manicures back to back the top coat brush got extremely hard in the middle of my manicure. There is a brush softer but you have to wait 30 minutes. There were also extra brushes but it wouldn't snap on for some reason. Be sure to be in a ventilated area. Very strong scent! Don't get me wrong, the process was so fun! Just Gotta mess around and get used to it.

          (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Definitely worth it!!

          By Kristal

          from New York, NY

          About Me Manicure/Pedicure Addict, Trendy

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Dries Quickly
          • Easy To Use

          Cons

          • Strong Odor
          • Too many steps

          Best Uses

            Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

            I bought this after having all my coworkers talk about dip nails. They all get them professionally done, but I'm pretty good at doing my own nails so i thought I'd give it a try. The color included in the box is definitely a no go but would probably be a good base for French. The process is relatively easy but there are a lot of steps involved. It took me an hour but I have to say for my first time they came out maybe a 7/10. I think next time I'll perfect them. BTW don't use more than 2 Layers of the dip or it'll be way too chunky!

             
            4.0

            I love Color Dip

            By Paige

            from Wichita, KS

            About Me Classic, Trendy

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Dries Quickly
            • Easy To Use
            • Gentle
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

            • Hard To Remove

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Special Occasions
            • Weekly

            Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

            I really love this product because it gives you a long lasting dip manicure for fraction of the price it would be in a salon. My nails look like they were done professionally too! I was even able to do my nails with my one year old running around the house. The nails dry quickly! He only thing I would highly recommend with this is getting an electric nail drill. I found one for under $20, and it saved so much time. After I got the dip coats on my nails were too thick, which was my fault because I was as hurrying. It also helped me shape my nails perfectly! Other than needing a nail drill I really love this kit. Hopefully some more colors will come out soon!

             
            4.0

            Definitely needs a brush, but great

            By Megan

            from Charleston,WV

            Pros

            • Dries Quickly
            • Easy To Use
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Color Dip Starter Kit:

                Super easy to use, my only negative is that they should have included a brush to get rid of excess powder between coats. Aside from that, excellent, easy-to-use product. Probably going to be replacing my gel polish.

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