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How long does it stay? How long I can wear it without updating manicure?
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Formula X PRIME - Base Coat

What it is: A binding, ultrasticky base coat that primes nails for a flawless, long-lasting application. What it does: The combination of an advanced adhesive primer and essential bonding agents forms a sticky layer that fuses with your lacquer and prolongs polish performance. What it is formulated WITHOUT:- Parabens
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Questions & Answers for Formula X PRIME - Base Coat

What color is it?
Is the base coat really a coral? (Like the picture?)
Is the color visible when applying it? Does it look opaque?
Does it dry to a clear or is there a tint?

Thank you - thinking this may help, as I don't always get "clear" on the full nail bed.
asked 1 year, 11 months ago
(Chicago or thereabouts)
on PRIME - Base Coat
10 answers
answer 1
answered 9 months ago
answer 2
The product is pink/coral in the bottle; however, I do not notice a tint on my nails at all.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
(Newport News, VA)
answer 3
This base coat is clear and dries clear.
answered 1 year, 2 months ago
(St Petersburg, FL)
answer 4
The polish does look bright pink in the bottle, but I find that it dries perfectly clear. It has some shine to it, but I wouldn't call it glossy and don't think id want to wear it alone. But, it is definitely clear and not pink.
answered 1 year, 4 months ago
(Bedford, NS)
answer 5
It goes on a very very sheer pink shade.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
answer 6
It is totally clear. I wear clear polish over it with no hint of pink.
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
(Sunnyvale, CA)
answer 7
It looks like a pink gel in bottle. But, it's not. Dries clear.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
(Boston, MA)
answer 8
It looked clear to me. I didn't notice any tint. I love this stuff. Best base coat I've ever used!
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
(san diego, CA)
answer 9
In real life the color isn't as dark. It dries absolutely clear.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
answer 10
The base coat is absolutely clear. A wonderful product!
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
(Ormond Beach, FL)
Color of base coat
Does this base coat dry clear or do you get the pink color it looks like when it's in the bottle?
asked 7 months ago
(Fort Wayne, Indiana)
on PRIME - Base Coat
6 answers
answer 1
Dries clear, doesn't affect the color of the polish
answered 2 months, 3 weeks ago
(Red Bank, NJ)
answer 2
Dried clear for me, and I put a see through pink polish on top of it.
answered 3 months, 3 weeks ago
(Camarillo, CA)
answer 3
It dries clear!
answered 6 months ago
(Chicago, IL)
answer 4
answered 6 months ago
answer 5
The base coat is clear. Although it is binding, it does not feel wet or sticky after application. I love it!
answered 7 months ago
(Buffalo, NY)
answer 6
Hi CaitlintheFish, this product does have a slight pink hue when applied to your natural nail. The color does not interfere with any polish applied over-top of it.
answered 7 months ago
formaldehyde? Toluene?
asked 1 year, 2 months ago
(Cleveland, OH)
on PRIME - Base Coat
1 answer
answer 1
Fantastic product!
answered 1 year, 1 month ago
(Port Washington)
ingredients? is it 3-free?
asked 1 year, 8 months ago
(Los Angeles, CA)
on PRIME - Base Coat
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