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Bonder

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0.6 oz Item 2258187

Grips nail lacquer to the nail surface for lasting adhesion. This unique formula delivers a cutting edge resin technology to improve lacquer adhesion and wearability.

Apply one coat as a basecoat under ORLY nail lacquer.

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OrlyBonder
 
4.5

(based on 135 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (96)
  • Long lasting (93)
  • Goes on smoothly (34)
  • Dries quickly (32)
  • Gentle (29)

Cons

  • Doesn't last (6)
  • Chips easily (4)
  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Every week (26)
  • Weekly (24)
  • Base coat (3)
  • Daily use (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Manicure/pedicure addict (60), Classic style (29), Trendy style (9), Professional nail technician (4)

Reviewed by 135 customers

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5.0

The best base coat!

By SD_NATUREGIRL

from San Diego

Comments about Orly Bonder:

I've used this for years & can't imagine using any other base coat because it's so good at "gripping" nail polish and reduces nail stains from darker colors. If I'm using a ridge filler, I apply it both before and after polish to help it adhere better.

 
5.0

Works great

By FSU Girl

from Alabama

Comments about Orly Bonder:

Makes my mani. last almost a full week! Love it!

(0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

 
3.0

The Jury is Still Out

By D A Mom

from Arvada, CO

About Me Classic

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Weekly

    Comments about Orly Bonder:

    I have heard and read many reviews about this basecoat and how it is described as duct tape for your nails and polish. I have only used it once and the jury is still out. I will continue to try it with other nail lacquers to see how it holds up. It seems to dry fast and I read that you apply it and wait 5 minutes then apply the nail polish and then I heard to wait for it to dry completely. Not sure which is the right answer yet.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Wow!

    By Lindsey

    from Ohio

    About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Weekly

      Comments about Orly Bonder:

      I have used a LOT of different base and top coat products that claim to prevent chipping. This is the first that actually delivered! I used one coat of Bonder, two coats of Butter London polish, and on top coat of Essie Gel Setter and I went four full days without any chips, and only finding minimal chipping at the tips of my nails on the 5th day. Will continue to use!

      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

       
      4.0

      Does what it said it would

      By Carmen W.

      from Wakarusa, IN

      About Me Classic

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Use
      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Orly Bonder:

          As a farmer, I do a very hands-on job, So when my polish had only minimal wear on the tips after 4-5 days, I considered that a win. It will probably last even longer for those who do less hands-on work.

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Excellent! Polish lasted over 10 days.

          By Gemini

          from Philadelphia, PA

          About Me Classic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Dries Quickly
          • Easy To Use
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Long Lasting
          • Now a permanent step in my manicures.

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Only if I want to change color. Lasts 10+ days.
            • Weekly

            Comments about Orly Bonder:

            Really does what it promises. Removes easily with regular polish remover.
            No cons.

            (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            All for one, one fore all!!!

            By BW

            from Li

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Orly Bonder:

                I can't really tell you how this stuff works, but it does! It seems to make all the layers you put on become one long lasting layer. I use it under everything, but under cheap heavy glitter polishes is where it really shines. It makes them quiet long lasting and they usually come off as one piece when I'm done with them without taking the top layer of my nail off. if I don't use this stuff with those polishes I spend soooooo long with the acetone to get them off....... If I run out of this stuff I just wait to paint my nails It's not worth spending the time paint my nails if it's not going to last as long.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Easily the Best Base Coat I've Ever Used

                By Aloe

                from Eugene, OR

                About Me Classic, Dramatic, Manicure/Pedicure Addict

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Orly Bonder:

                    Before using this, my polish would typically last for roughly a day before severely flaking off. I have had the same polish on my nails for 7 days using this basecoat and there is only minimal wear of the polish around the tips of my nails. I use this in combination with the Orly Seal On top coat and it makes my polish last so much longer. I highly highly recommend this for those who are wanting their polish to last longer and spend less time touching up their nails.

                     
                    5.0

                    The best base coat I've ever used

                    By SpecialK

                    from Dubuque, IA

                    About Me Classic, Trendy

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Dries Quickly
                    • Easy To Use
                    • Long Lasting

                    Cons

                    • Has little gravelly bumps, polish will cover

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Weekly

                    Comments about Orly Bonder:

                    I started using this as my only base coat and have purchased for others. It works so well!

                    (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Love this product. Nail polish lasts over a week, no chips.

                    By Marcia

                    from Laguna Woods, CA

                    About Me Classic

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Weekly

                      Comments about Orly Bonder:

                      Use for weekly manicure. Polish adheres with no chipping. Highly recommended this product.

                      Service and delivery comments:

                      Customer service was available and courteous.

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