Remember when I raved last week about Essie Gel Setter Top Coat?*
Well, here is my manicure from last week, at day 8.
Sorry the pic is not the best, but I will say, I am a little disappointed with the chipping. It’s still pretty shiny, but I thought it should have lasted longer. Especially since this was a pretty typical week for me: house cleaning, cat care, some freelance medicine/health journalist stuff, and the Indie Beauty Expo in New York. (More on that in a later post!)
And this is pretty much what my mani always looks like on day 8, no matter what top coat I use. I asked the manicurist cut my nails fairly short, too.
What do you think? Should this have lasted longer? What do you do to prolong the life of your manicure?
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*I purchased the bottle of Essie Gel Setter. Opinions are my own.