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This multitasking enamel is perfect for sealing in a sparkly polish like Dreams Nail Lacquer in Starry Night.

Dreams Cosmetics

Birchbox Breakdown

Our nail polish inventories are already perilously overstocked (can someone say “lack of storage space?”), which is why we love this two-in-one nail enamel from Dreams. The fast-drying formula serves as both a sheer base coat and top coat, saving us precious space for past and future polish-hoarding.

How it Works

This translucent lacquer creates a smooth underlayer for your mani and seals it in with a glossy sheen. And it’s free of harsh chemicals: no DBP, toluene, or formaldehyde in this polish!

How to Use

Apply a thin layer to bare nails and let dry. Follow with two coats of your favorite polish, then use this lacquer again as a top coat.

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Salon Look
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I really love this top coat - I am not the best at doing my own nails, but adding this top coat sheen to my manicure makes it look like it came straight from the nail salon.

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I LOVE this polish!
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I absolutely LOVE this top coat! No matter what color polish I use or the quality of the polish underneath, I use this top coat and everything looks great! I can do the best manicures using this top coat because it makes everything underneath it shine! I will definitely purchase this again when it is gone!

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Nice 2-in-1
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I like having 2-in-1 things because I am lazy and I think this is pretty good. I only do my toes myself so they don't have to be perfect, but they haven't chipped at all.

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Great product!!
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Fell in love with this combo base and top coat. This product doesn't take forever to dry and it helps leave a really nice finish. I especially love how much it helps keep my polish lasting longer without chipper. Great product and will def. purchase in the future!

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Won't go back
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This is the best combo base/top coat I have ever used. A great fine, makes my polish last way way WAY longer!

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Good product
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Does a good job of base & top coating. Dries relatively quickly and my manicures last close to a week.

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My Nail Polish Pealed the NEXT DAY
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I never use base and top coat, but I figured I should start. I tried this out, and I think my nail polish stays on better without it! I've tried it as a base and top coat together and just a base coat. I guess my last test will be just a top coat.

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Nice and smooth
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Love this as a top coat. It goes on nice and smooth. The smell is sort of nice too. Doesn't over power like other polishes. Overall I'm glad I purchased this.

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Smooth and easy to apply
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I would be stretching the truth if I said that I was bad at painting nails. I AM AWFUL AT PAINTING NAILS.

The "Dreams Nail Lacquer 2-in-1 Base and Top Coat" is my saving grace. It makes my nail beds smooth and makes applying the nail polish easier. It also helps to create a smooth finished look as a top coat. Big bonus: my polish lasted a whole week with this goodness on top!

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top coat

Top coats are always necessary so it was nice to see this in my birchbox. It dries really fast which is a plus. I would buy it.

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