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Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat

Whim

Cover Your Bases Base Coat

Item #: 2281017 Size: 0.32 oz

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Whim Nail Lacquer, with its uniquely patented 3 step system, delivers an ultra-glossy, high shine manicure every time! Free of DBP, toluene, formaldehyde, camphor and formaldehyde resin.

Primary Collection:
The Starter (base coat) fuses the lacquer with the nail using a mesh-like coating that acts like a color magnet.
The Paint (lacquer) multi-patented formula creates a long-lasting, durable high lacquer
The Finisher (top coat) multi-faceted top coat creates a self-cured, high shine gel-like manicure.

Whim paint colors range from the most loved creams to unique textures and the latest glitters in 58 shades. These, along with the essential top and base coat make up the 60 bottle collection.

Benefits:

  • Wears like a gel, removes like a polish
  • No UV/LED light needed
  • Salon professional-grade brush for precise application
  • Durable formula in high fashion colors
  • Removes with regular nail polish remover
The starter - base coat: Fuses the lacquer with the nail using a mesh-like coating that acts as a color magnet.

The paint - nail lacquer: Multi-patented formula creates a long-lasting durable high shine lacquer.

The finisher - top coat: Multi-patented top coat creates a self-cured, gel-like high shine manicure.
SD Alcohol 40-B, Butyl Acetate, Polyvinyl Butyral, Ethyl Acetate, Tosylamide/epoxy resin, adipic acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimelitic, Anhydride Copolymer, Trimethyl Pentanyl Diisobutyrate, silica, Nitrocellulose, Isopropyl Alcohol, Glycidoxypropyl Trimethoxysilane (and) Methacryloyl Propyltrimethoxysilane (and) Methyltriethoxysilane (and) Mercaptopropyltrimethoxysilane, Benzophenone-1,Bis (t-Butyl Benzoxazolyl) Thiophene,Dimethicone.

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Product Reviews

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WhimCover Your Bases Base Coat
 
3.0

(based on 37 reviews)

47%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Good value (11)
  • Fast drying (10)
  • Easy to apply (9)
  • Easy to use (8)
  • Long lasting (8)

Cons

  • Not effective (11)

Best Uses

  • Base coat (9)
  • Any time (4)
  • Women (4)
  • Top coat (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (14), Classic style (10), Budget shopper (5), Natural (5)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (7), 10 minutes (6), 1+ hour (5)

Reviewed by 37 customers

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5.0

Great quality

By SophieSC

from Beaufort, SC

About Me Classic, Natural

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy to Apply
  • Fast Drying
  • Gentle Formula
  • Good Applicator Brush
  • Good Value
  • Long Lasting

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Base Coat

    Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

    I purchased both the base coat and top coat and am really impressed with how fast they dried and my nails have not one chip in a full week since I did them. Great deal on sale and I wish I had been using this product sooner!

    • Age:
    • 45-59
     
    5.0

    Love this! I put it on 5 days ago and its still great!

    By Emily

    from Iowa

    About Me Classic

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Doesn't chip easily
    • Easy to Apply
    • Fast Drying
    • Good Value
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Top Coat

      Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

      I used this as a top coat on top of my new Whim color and both worked very well. After 5 days my color still looks great and has minimal chips.

      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      1.0

      did nothing for me

      By nana

      from mission vijeo

      About Me Classic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Base Coat

          Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

          did nothing

          • Age:
          • 45-59
           
          4.0

          Good Stuff

          By Haley

          from Kentucky

          About Me Classic

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Fast Drying
          • Good Value

          Cons

          • Bad Applicator Brush

          Best Uses

          • Any Time
          • Base Coat

          Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

          I've been looking for a good base coat, and I love how quickly it dried.

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          4.0

          Lasted great

          By Megan P.

          from Lexington, KY

          About Me Classic, Natural

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy to Apply
          • Good Applicator Brush
          • Long Lasting

          Cons

          • Messy/Clumpy

          Best Uses

          • Any Time
          • Base Coat
          • Special Occasions

          Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

          I thought that this was a great base coat. I applied it under a lilac right before I left for spring break and my nails lasted the entire week! The only thing is to make sure you don't apply it too thick, it will clump up and start to bubble.

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          5.0

          Great base

          By Cstreet

          from Michiganp

          About Me Dramatic

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Apply
          • Fast Drying
          • Gentle Formula
          • Good Applicator Brush
          • Good Value
          • Long Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Base Coat

            Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

            Swell formula. Notoriously streaky paints glide on smoothly.

            • Age:
            • 30-44
             
            5.0

            I would purchase this again

            By Kkayy1121

            from Edmond, OK

            About Me Classic, Dramatic

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Easy to Apply
            • Fast Drying
            • Gentle Formula
            • Good Value
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Any Time
              • Base Coat
              • Nail Art/Design

              Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

              I picked this up in store, and I found that it works well for my nails, as well as the top coat. It's easy to remove and I get many compliments on my nails.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
               
              5.0

              Excellent product line

              By Papcorn

              from Salem, Oregon

              About Me Classic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy to Apply
              • Easy to remove with regular polish remover
              • Fast Drying
              • Good Value
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

              • Bad Applicator Brush

              Best Uses

              • Any Time
              • Base Coat

              Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

              Whim polish is fabulous! Goes on like regular polish, but stays on my nails like shellac. Easy to remove with regular polish remover. I use Ulta polish remover because it works great, and doesn't dry out my nails or have a horrible odor.

              • Age:
              • 45-59

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              By far best top coat ever

              By Ahilliman

              from League city, tx

              About Me Classic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy to Apply
              • Fast Drying
              • Good Applicator Brush
              • Good Value
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Base Coat
                • Top Coat

                Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

                Normally my color chips in a couple days, but it was almost a week before it chipped with this top coat

                • Age:
                • 30-44

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I I will buy this product again and again and again

                By Terri

                from Lima, Ohio

                About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict, Natural, Trendy

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Fast Drying
                • Gentle Formula
                • Long Lasting

                Cons

                • None

                Best Uses

                • Special Occasions
                • Top Coat

                Comments about Whim Cover Your Bases Base Coat:

                This product was suggested to me by an Ulta associate and I'm so glad it was! It acts like a gel manicure and my nail color last for 2 weeks if not a little longer. I went back and purchased the base coat and nail color. The price is well worthy of the product. I would highly recommend this product if you want your nail color to last and last!

                • Age:
                • 45-59

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