Nail Defense Strengthening & Repairing Basecoat

Orly

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4.2

27 reviews

88%
would repurchase
4.6/5
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3.0
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6 years ago

This is a protein strengthener that can be worn on its own or under nail polish. It has a high gloss shine making it great to wear alone without polish when you grow and repair your nails for a...

About reviewer (1311 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue



5.0
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6 years ago

I've been polishing my nails nearly every week lately, and my nails were showing the effects! My nails felt dry and ridged when they had nothing on them, so I bought this strengthener to use under...

About reviewer (237 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesBrown


3.0
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7 years ago

My brush was uneven and I haven't seen growth though I have seen strength and hardness and it lasts long as a base and top.

About reviewer (37 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinNormal, Medium Brown

HairBlack

EyesHazel


5.0
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8 years ago

I love this stuff!! it's my base and top coat. when I bought it, I had started painting my nails so frequently they were turning yellow and peeling from the stress and chemicals and this has...

About reviewer (100 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairOther, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen


3.0
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8 years ago

Not bad. Does make my nails a little stronger as long as I keep applying. Doesn't do much to stop dryness or the splitting that comes from it. Not as good as OPI Nail Envy, but a decent cheaper...

About reviewer (12 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue


4.0
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8 years ago

I've undertaken months of experimentation before concluding that this product actually lives up to its claims. My nails are terrible, thanks to genetics. They're weak and flexible, split and peel,...

About reviewer (128 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Curly, Fine

EyesOther


5.0
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8 years ago

This is the perfect base and top coat. Makes my manicure last and strengthens my nails at the same time - what more could you ask for?

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

this base coat is heaven sent.i bought tough cookie before and it sucked. my nails are so prone to peeling and chipping since i have weak nails and i tend to wash my hands alot so i never used to...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOther, Tan

HairBlack

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

Packaging: The bottle is HUGE (6oz/18ml) and has a rubberized handle which seemed silly but I actually loved it. The brush is thin, but so is the product so it works perfectly. I paid $8 at a...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


4.0
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8 years ago

I use this as my base coat as darker nail colors are my mainstay - OPI Russian Navy & OPI Marooned on the Subway for example - and this keeps them from discoloring my nails. The strengthening is a...

About reviewer (202 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue



3.0
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6 years ago

This is a protein strengthener that can be worn on its own or under nail polish. It has a high gloss shine making it great to wear alone without polish when you grow and repair your nails for a...

About reviewer (1311 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesBlue



5.0
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6 years ago

I've been polishing my nails nearly every week lately, and my nails were showing the effects! My nails felt dry and ridged when they had nothing on them, so I bought this strengthener to use under...

About reviewer (237 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesBrown


3.0
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7 years ago

My brush was uneven and I haven't seen growth though I have seen strength and hardness and it lasts long as a base and top.

About reviewer (37 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinNormal, Medium Brown

HairBlack

EyesHazel


5.0
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8 years ago

I love this stuff!! it's my base and top coat. when I bought it, I had started painting my nails so frequently they were turning yellow and peeling from the stress and chemicals and this has...

About reviewer (100 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairOther, Wavy, Medium

EyesGreen


3.0
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8 years ago

Not bad. Does make my nails a little stronger as long as I keep applying. Doesn't do much to stop dryness or the splitting that comes from it. Not as good as OPI Nail Envy, but a decent cheaper...

About reviewer (12 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue




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