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DermelectHigh Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener
Dermelect

High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener

Item #: 2269349

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DermelectHigh Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener
 
3.1

(based on 7 reviews)

50%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (4)
  • Long lasting (4)

Cons

  • Wears off easily (3)

Best Uses

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      • Classic style (3)

    Reviewed by 7 customers

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    5.0

    Organic

    By Annie

    from Miami, FL

    About Me Classic Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Long Lasting
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use

      Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

      Like the fact that it is toluene and formaldehyde free.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Deep

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Pretty impressed

      By Alias

      from Los Angeles, CA

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Long Lasting
      • Strengthening

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

          I've been doing my own manicures for years now, religiously, and I get comments about how professional they look regularly. That said, I should also mention that I play tennis twice a week and do crossfit three times a week. My nails have been taking a serious beating for about a year now, as NO TOPCOAT can tolerate nails scratched against a tennis court to pick up tennis balls or tossing around barbells. I'm afraid to even write this review because I feel like I might jinx it, but this topcoat has made my nails stronger, allowed them to grow longer due to the strength, and has actually allowed my nail polish to get through four-five days of crossfit with no chips. And it's a moderately quickly drying formula with no formaldehyde??? Unbelievable. I'm not sure about the other reviews saying it lifted the polish. I only use OPI nail polish, and I usually do two coats. I haven't had any problems with the polish lifting. Highly recommended.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          4.0

          Clear "COOL" stuff

          By PE

          from Los Angeles, CA

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Long Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

              Ok, let's see..remember, products work differently on everyone. I can say this much, NOT BAD AT ALL! In fact, I'm going to purchase another bottle. My nails were in pretty good condition to start with, maybe only one or two nails where cracking, so, this stuff did help. This product does create some sort of "coat" to one's nails. I used it alone, no nail color. I also used a base with this and it did help. The last couple of months,I have used other brands of NAIL THICKENERS and this product worked better then those other products - that's why I'm going to purchase again.

              (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              1.0

              destroyed my nails

              By golfer

              from granite bay, ca

              About Me Classic Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • None

              Cons

              • Flakes
              • Pealed Split Nails
              • Wears Off Easily

              Best Uses

              • never

              Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

              applied morning, flaked off by evening. Tried polish over it and then polish also flaked off. Nails got worse, splitting and pealing

              • Skin Tone:
              • Medium

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Finally, a product that worked!!!!

              By Josie

              from Troy, MI

              Pros

              • Long Lasting

              Cons

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

                  Fake nails ruined my nails in l991 and since then have tried everything. When I sent for this product I could tell the difference in a month. Now my nails, finally, are hard and actually have some white showing on them.
                  What a blessing after l9 years of trying for nails that did not tear, that I found these products. Thank you, thank you!!

                  (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  Not such a great thing

                  By Spinners Web

                  from Maine

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Apply

                  Cons

                  • Flakes
                  • Wears Off Easily

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

                    I was very disappointed that this product didn't last longer than a day. It seemed to peel off my natural nail after very little wear. It certainly does thicken the nail, but unless you plan to apply daily I don't see how it would be beneficial.

                    • Skin Tone:
                    • Fair

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    1.0

                    This product was a total waste-peels off

                    By Di

                    from Glendale, AZ

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                      • Wears Off Easily

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Dermelect High Maintenance Instant Nail Thickener:

                        The product description said nail thickener was long lasting. Polish peeled off in a few hours.

                        • Skin Tone:
                        • Medium

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