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Essence The Gel Nail Polish

Essence

The Gel Nail Polish

0.27 oz Item 2289537

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Color:Indian Summer 24

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Shiny, shiny! Essence's The Gel Nail Polish provides incredible gel shine in rich and beautiful colors, and no lamp required! Color crush technology ensures high intensity color impact and coverage. Combine with The Gel Nail Polish Base Coat and The Gel Nail Polish Top Coat for superior long-lasting wear. Not tested on animals. No DBP, toluene, or formaldehyde.
Step 1: Apply the gel nail polish base coat and let dry. Step 2: Apply 2 coats of the gel nail polish and let dry. Step 3: Apply the gel nail polish top coat and let dry.
Sweet as Candy, #Lucky, Indian Summer: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide, Barium Sulfate. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 6 Lake/Red 7 Lake), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77491, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Fame Fatal, Black Is Back: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 77266 (Black 2).

Don't Be Shy!, Let's Get Lost, Wild White Ways, Play with My Mint: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 42090 (Blue 1 Lake), CI 77007 (Ultramarines), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide), CI 77742 (Manganese Violet), CI 77491, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Va-Va-Voom: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Polyethylene, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Hydrated Silica, Barium Sulfate, Aluminum Hydroxide, CI 15850 (Red 6 Lake/Red 7 Lake), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77491 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Amazed by You, Rock My World!: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77266 (Black 2), CI 77491, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Dream On: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide, CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77491 (Iron Oxides), CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Be Awesome Tonight!: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide, CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Feels Like Birthday: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Barium Sulfate, Aluminum Hydroxide. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 6 Lake / Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77491, CI 7499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Dreaming of Love?: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Barium Sulfate, Aluminum Hydroxide. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 6 Lake / Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77491, CI 7499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Jeans On!: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic, Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 19140, (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77266 (Black 2), CI 77491, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide), CI 42090, (Blue 1 Lake), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

So What?: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic, Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 15880 (Red 34 Lake), CI 19140, (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77266 (Black 2), CI 77491, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide), CI 42090, (Blue 1 Lake), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Island Hopping 64: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide, CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 42090 (Blue 1 Lake), CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

Perfect Match 75: Ethyl Acetate, Butyl Acetate, Nitrocellulose, Adipic Acid / Neopentyl Glycol / Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Isopropyl Alcohol, Isobutyl Acetate, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Barium Sulfate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Aluminum Hydroxide, CI 15850 (Red 6 Lake), CI 15850 (Red 7 Lake), CI 19140 (Yellow 5 Lake), CI 77491 (Iron Oxides), CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

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EssenceThe Gel Nail Polish
 
4.1

(based on 742 reviews)

87%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (550)
  • Great color (539)
  • Good value (519)
  • Good applicator brush (416)
  • Fast drying (411)

Cons

  • Chips easily (166)
  • Bad applicator brush (37)
  • Messy/clumpy (35)
  • Strong smell (28)
  • Difficult to apply (23)

Best Uses

  • Any time (494)
  • Special occasions (109)
  • Nail art/design (70)
  • Base coat (68)
  • Top coat (58)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic style (317), Natural (241), Trendy style (193), Manicure/pedicure addict (126), DIY nail artist (100)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (22), 10 minutes (18), 1+ hour (4)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (5)

Reviewed by 742 customers

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5.0

Love this!

By LeAnn

from FL

About Me Classic

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Any Time

    Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

    I was skeptical at first because of how cheap this is compared to other brands especially with it being gel but it actually works really well. True to color and i really like the shape of the brush.

    • Age:
    • 18-29
     
    5.0

    Love this polish! It glides on, doesn't chip & lasts!

    By Honey Bunny

    from Wenatchee, WA

    About Me Classic, Natural

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Any Time

      Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

      I really love the Essence nail polishes. Lovely colors, glides on, dries fast. Just recently discovered these, but so very glad I did!!

      • Age:
      • 60+
       
      5.0

      Loved this more than opi, vanique and others

      By Karon

      from Rock Hill, SC

      About Me Classic, Professional, Trendy

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to Apply
      • Good Applicator Brush
      • Good Value
      • Great Color
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Any Time

        Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

        Loved this product bought two more colors on my last visit to ultra

        • Age:
        • 45-59
         
        5.0

        New Holy Grail

        By Marina

        from Brooklyn

        About Me Manicure/Pedicure Addict, Trendy

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Easy to Apply
        • Fast Drying
        • Good Applicator Brush
        • Great Color
        • Long Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Any Time
          • Base Coat
          • Nail Art/Design
          • Professional Settings
          • Special Occasions
          • Top Coat

          Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

          This stuff is the best in the WORLD. For example - I had some of this on, and took it off, because my friend had given me an Illamasqua polish, which I had to try. The Illamasqua chipped after one day, and I swear, I forgot nail polish could even do that. That's how spoiled I've been with Essence. It's better than any other nail color I've ever tried - there's some wear and tear if I'm using it on a weak nail, since mine have a tendency to peel/break - and I just want it in every single color. My old favorite was the now-discontinued Formula X, and this is just as good.

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          2.0

          Great color don't last long

          By Gail

          from Gurnee Il

          About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Apply
          • Fast Drying
          • Gentle Formula
          • Good Applicator Brush
          • Good Value
          • Great Color

          Cons

          • Chips Easily

          Best Uses

            Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

            The color was beautiful & I got tons of compliments & inquires on the brand. However for a gel polish it didn't stay long it started to chipped on 2nd day. The chips was not small kind but half of it! ☹️

            • Age:
            • 45-59
             
            5.0

            Survives my busy life!

            By Amber

            from Akron, Ohio

            About Me DIY Nail Artist, Trendy

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

            • Easy to Apply
            • Good Applicator Brush
            • Good Value
            • Great Color
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Any Time
              • Base Coat
              • Professional Settings
              • Special Occasions

              Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

              LOVE this nail polish. I'm an art student with a side job at a grocery store and it survived about a week with minimum damage - far longer than ANY other brand. I usually chip my nails the minute I walk into work - sometimes when I just think of work! - because it is very fast paced and I am constantly moving, so I was extremely impressed by how this held up and how it looks. So shiny and even! I used their base coat and their top coat as well.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
               
              5.0

              One of my favorite nail polishes! < 3

              By ninnichigo

              from Henderson, NV

              About Me Classic

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy to Apply
              • Fast Drying
              • Good Applicator Brush
              • Good Value
              • Great Color

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Any Time

                Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

                second bottle from this line of nail polish, I'm going to get more colors

                • Age:
                • 18-29
                 
                2.0

                Pretty Color, Patchy Application

                By Retrofanatic

                from Los Angeles, CA

                About Me Natural

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Gentle Formula
                • Good Value

                Cons

                • Chips Easily
                • Messy/Clumpy

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

                  The color and price of this Essence nail polish attracted me.. but I have to say it did not apply smoothly at all.. No shine..I 2-3 coats before going to bed and in the morning it began chipping.. I did use a base coat and top coat over it.

                  • Age:
                  • 45-59
                   
                  4.0

                  pretty nice

                  By KateEliz

                  from Lee's summit

                  Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

                  I have "play with my mint" and "Indian summer". They are nice spring/summer colors. they tend to chip fairly easy. But you get what you pay for.

                   
                  5.0

                  I would buy this product again!

                  By Mandapanda

                  from Phoenix

                  About Me Classic, Dramatic, Natural, Trendy

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Any Time

                    Comments about Essence The Gel Nail Polish:

                    This product was the true color and I loved how it came out

                    • Age:
                    • 18-29

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