alessandro Base Coat

We’ve fallen victim to stained nails (we’re looking at you, bright red polish) more times than we can count, and it’s time to put an end to it. By applying this German brand’s durable base coat underneath nail polish each and every time, you can make sure that stains don’t stand a chance. This milky base coat adheres to the surface of your nails to create a smooth, even foundation for polish. Polish bonds to the base coat, adding days to the lifespan of your manicure.

alessandro Base Coat
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It broke!
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After one use the brush fell off of the lid. Also, the formula was nothing special. I could have gotten better quality for a better price.

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Great base coat, not great bottle
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The polish is great! It strengthens my nails and is a sleek base coat for doing DIY manicures.

The only complaint is that the square-topped lid almost always separates from the part of the lid that is attached to the brush...and I have to struggle for a few minutes to just get the lid off! It doesn't affect the polish at all, obviously, but the product design could be better. That is really the only complaint I have - the polish itself is great!

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Not Bad, Dries Quick
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I don't know if I was expecting a miracle worker given the rave reviews, but I did not find anything to rave or complain about, really. It works, it works well. I wouldn't say that is particularly fills in the ridges or what not, but polish does adhere really well to it. And, when wearing polishes that stain the nail, the base coat definitely helps in preventing that.

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Does the job
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I hate really watery base coat that clumps over time. Alessandro gets the job done and gives me control without being too thick and hard to manage. It gives my polish color an amazing foundation and I really believe it accentuates the color and shine.

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Nice base code
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I purchased this for a friend along with some colored nail polish. This base coat helped extend the wear of the colored polish.

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Nice!
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I typically do my nails myself, but they don't last longer than a day because the color chips so easily. This definitely helped my polish last longer and apply smoother.

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wonderful for keeping your nail polish on.

This is an amazing base coat, its shinny and wonderful for keeping your nail polish to stay. Its clean and drys fast so you dont have to worry about waiting too long.

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Best base I've used!
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Holy smokes, I love this base polish. It makes my nail polish last ages longer. I usually chip my polish within a day or two, and destroy it by a week. I use this base coat beneath a few different brands of polish, and now I can go 5-7 days WITHOUT ANY chips. Amazing. It's the only thing that makes my mani survive jiu jitsu besides gel polish.

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Simply great!
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I love all of Alessandro's nail product,especially the top and base coats. They go on smoothly and dry super quick. They're definitely a must have!

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No more stained nails!
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Love this ultra smooth base coat! Wears very well and makes my polish last longer! Product doesn't build up at the top of the bottle.

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