despite the name i never expect miracle nail products, i believe diet, genetics and other factors play a part.
i mostly bought this to fill in ridges, which it did a pretty decent job doing so i will buy again
I love this. I put it under my nail polish as a base coat like it says. Then I put on my fav nail polish. It makes my polish shiney. It drys quick. I didnt have any problems with bubbling. I wear fake nails alot so my nails are brittle. This is helping alot. my real nails arnt breaking or tearing. my bottle is purple which is a plus its my fav color lol. I love how this product keeps my polish from chipping. It helps it last. Normaly by now my polish would be chipping off and my real nails would be breaking. BUT thats not happening at all. I bought this at walmart, so it was a fairly good price. I would def rebuy this.
I took my acrylic nails off and they were paper thin, I picked this up hoping to that it would live up to it's name, however, it's just crap, really. Just like the reviewer below said, it doesn't work and when applied, it bubbled like crazy. The directions say to apply a layer the first day, then repeat for up to 4 days, then to remove and start over. Okay...however, on the day after the first coat, the polish started peeling and chipping heavily on me. After 2 or 3 coats, it would peel off in just a couple of hours of wear. It never stayed on long enough to build up to 4 coats. There was no improvement in my nails AT ALL. Don't waste your money.
I've never used nail thickener or hardener before. And from the results of this product, I won't be wasting my money on it again.
The polish is thick and often bubbles. I dislike the opaque bottle. And the smell is atrocious. Almost as bad as nail polish remover.
I applied for the recommended 4 days, removed on the 5th and then tried again for another 4 days. There is absolutely no difference in my nails. I got this product because my nails, once they get to a certain length, start getting frail and prone to fraying and splitting at the ends. This product did not help. It was just a glorified base or top coat.
This product promised 70% thicker nails in four days. In that time with daily application, I noticed my soft, and thin nails were noticeably stronger and less bendy, even with no product on them.
The product doesn't smell too much for what it is, but is a little thicker than I like and occasionally bubbles.
The bottle is an opaque purple with a gold plastic top. I don't like opaque bottles, and would rather it be round or square to facilitate hand-rolling.
I will continue daily use until my nails seem strong enough, then will probably shift this into rotation with some other treatments as base coats. Would buy again if I found my nails in a similar bendy state.
Awesome product! New to the market, I reluctantly but curiously picked this up because I'd tried thickening products before which were nothing but disappointing. Came with an instant $1-off coupon, so it cost me $7.29 instead of $8.29 at my local Duane Reade. Quite expensive for a drugstore product I didn't have any faith in, if you ask me. Still I was curious to see for myself...
So happy I tried it, because it really does thicken the appearance of my nails in 1-2 coats (on top of my nailpolish). The instructions say to use this as a base coat under color but I use Sally Hansen Nail Quencher base coat instead & I put the Nail Thickener on top of my finished manicure. Dries really shiny & doesn't take a long time to do so.
This comes in an opaque frosty purple bottle (I hate opaque bottles, I can't see the remaining product level) with a shiny gold cap. The brush is effective, the product is easy to apply & isn't runny, it doesn't bubble, it levels out beautifully & smooths out irregularities, & also the formula doesn't stink up the wazoo.
I love thick-looking shiny nails that look like acrylic nails but aren't. This is a great product & I would absolutely buy it again, full price & all. It lives up to its Miracle name. This purchase wasn't a disappointment.