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Red Carpet Manicure Step 2%3A Structure Base Coat Gel

Red Carpet Manicure

Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel

Item #: 2236275 Size: 0.3 oz

Structure Base Coat Gel assures lasting adhesion of the color to eliminate chipping or peeling from the nail.

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Apply a thin coat, sparingly, to lightly buffered and properly prepared nail plate. Structure must be cured with Red Carpet Manicure Portable Light for 1 minute or Red Carpet Manicure Pro Light 10 seconds and other UV light systems 1 minute. DO NOT USE any cleanser, this is a dry clean surface. Some tackiness on the nail is expected after curing, do not apply cleanser to remove tackiness until after top coat is cured.

Precautions: Keep out of reach of children. Discontinue use if sensitivity or irritation occurs. Avoid direct sunlight or extreme exposure to LED or UV lights.
Di-HEMA Trimethylhexyl Dicarbamate, HEMA, Hydroxypropyl Methacrylate, Isobormyl Methacrylate, Hydroxcxycyclohexyl Phenyl Ketone, Violet 2 (CI60725).

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Red Carpet ManicureStep 2: Structure Base Coat Gel
 
4.5

(based on 122 reviews)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (64)
  • Good value (64)
  • Long lasting (64)
  • Good applicator brush (42)
  • Fast drying (38)

Cons

  • Hard to remove (17)
  • Difficult to apply (7)
  • Messy/clumpy (7)
  • Strong smell (6)

Best Uses

  • Base coat (52)
  • Any time (25)
  • Weekly use (12)
  • Professional settings (11)
  • Women (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Manicure/pedicure addict (31), Classic style (29), DIY nail artist (22), Budget shopper (15), Trendy style (15)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 30 minutes (12), 10 minutes (7), 1+ hour (6)

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5.0

Great Product

By Jeanna

from Laredo, TX

About Me DIY Nail Artist, Professional

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy to Apply
  • Good Value
  • Long Lasting

Cons

  • Hard To Remove

Best Uses

  • Base Coat

Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

Very easy to apply and looks great!

  • Age:
  • 30-44
 
5.0

Great Product Line Saves Me Money!

By Too Tired Nanny

from Chesapeake, VA

About Me Classic

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Base Coat

    Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

    Product delivers as promised

    • Age:
    • 60+
     
    4.0

    Top coat can also be use as base ..

    By Rea

    from Raliegh

    Pros

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Base Coat
        • Top Coat

        Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

        Good product I can show u more how to save ..recommend

         
        3.0

        Reasonably good results, but didnt last long enough.

        By Karen

        from Millersville, md.

        About Me Classic, Natural

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • Chips Easily

        Best Uses

        • Any Time

        Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

        Fairly happy at first, but basically one nail peeled a bit, the rest seem to be pretty good after 6 days, I am surprised! May just need practice. I much prefer doing myself if it will stay on for 2 weeks. Will try again!

        • Age:
        • 60+
         
        5.0

        Very happy so far

        By dreamingofbrasil

        from Canyon Country, CA

        Verified Reviewer

        Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

        I am relatively new to the gel mani world but so far had good success with RCM products. I use both this base coat and their top coat and have no complaints. The only other product I have tried so far is Sensationail base/top coat which I found harder to apply than RCM ones. Sensaionail product is two in one, so it is a better value, however it was much thinner in consistency and kept overflowing all over my cuticles, no matter how little I tried to apply. As a result I spent more time on clean ups. RCM coats are very thick and easier to control during application. With proper application manicure lasts good two coats, mind you I don't even buff my bare nail nor use extensive "strippers" such as their "erase" product. I simply wash my hands, make sure they are completely dry, then wipe the nails with acetone and proceed to applications.

        So I do recommend both their base and top coats.

        • Age:
        • 30-44
         
        5.0

        Basecoat for shellac.

        By Kowanta

        from Tigard

        About Me DIY Nail Artist, Dramatic, Trendy

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

        • Hard To Remove

        Best Uses

        • Base Coat

        Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

        I like this basecoat in comparison to "sensational" brand, from another store.

        • Age:
        • 30-44
         
        5.0

        Best buy

        By Cath

        from Indiana

        About Me Classic, DIY Nail Artist, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

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

          Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

          Have used nearly every brand if no chip products from OPI to Gelish and Red Carpet is by far our favorite. Ease of application, wear and excellent color options make it the only brand we use.

          • Age:
          • 45-59
           
          5.0

          I would buy again

          By Tracey

          from Harrison, MI

          About Me Manicure/Pedicure Addict

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy to Apply
          • Fast Drying
          • Gentle Formula

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Any Time
            • Base Coat

            Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

            I like this process

            • Age:
            • 45-59
             
            5.0

            Love Red Carpet Manicure

            By Jen

            from Cincinnati, OH

            About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict, Professional

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy to Apply
            • Good Value
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Base Coat

              Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

              I have been using the Red Carpet Manicure gel polish for over 3 years now and I've gotten many friends and family members hooked as well. The polish is easy to use and stays on at least a week, longer if you don't pick at your nails (which unfortunately I do a lot). I love it and will never go back to regular polish.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
               
              5.0

              Love this product

              By Glo

              from Rocklin

              About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Red Carpet Manicure Step 2: Structure Base Coat Gel:

                  Ready to use. Good on smooth.

                  • Age:
                  • 60+

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