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Dreams Nail Lacquer Calcium Base Coat

We don’t like to call our nails “weak”—rather, we prefer to think of them as “growth-challenged.” Fortunately, now that we have this fortifying nail enamel, we no longer have to deal with such derogatory descriptors, The calcium-enriched formula strengthens nails and prevents telltale yellowing. Not only that, but the fast-drying lacquer also works as a mani-extending base coat.

Dreams Nail Lacquer Calcium Base Coat
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I've been using this base coat for 2 weeks and my nails are starting to become stronger. I also really like the sheer color.

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Works Well

I have brittle nails from years of biting, but when I use this product, my nails feel a lot stronger. I like that it's an opaque base coat, really helpful for making pale shades look good without tons of coats.

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I thought the product worked well and was something I could see myself using in the future.

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Great product!
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I'm a nail tech and am pretty set in my ways as far as nail products go, but I really like this product! I really like that this product is opaque, and, as a few others have mentioned, this helps the color pop and also looks great on its own-pretty much 2 products in one! I have oily nail beds, so my nails usually chip pretty quickly, but they haven't chipped nearly as much when I use this base coat. Totally recommend it!

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Pretty good!
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I really like this base coat. I'm not sure if I'll switch to this one from the brand I already use, but I'll definitely use the whole sample!

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Good product can be found elsewhere
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I thought it was a cute little bottle and the polish went on well but I think I could get something like this at Target.

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Loved this product!

This product worked wonders for my nails! My nails usually break easily and are very thin. After using this product for a short amount of time my nails seem to be in a much better condition, harder and stronger!

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I used it as a standalone polish
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This polish has a nice sheen on its own, so I used it first by itself and then a few days later painted over with a color.

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This is a decent base coat. I didn't notice a huge difference in the staying power of my polish from the products I already use.

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Holds on!
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I haven't used this product enough to really determine its effectiveness as far as strength, but I will say that it does really grab onto color well. My mani made it over a week without flaking out on me, and I had no stains on my nails once I took it off. Bravo!

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