May 27, 2014

Which home polish lasts the longest?

CONSUMER REPORTS – A beautiful manicure is a great finishing touch to your look. But it loses its glamor when it starts to chip. Consumer Reports tested seven nail polishes, including several that claim to last a long time. All were applied with a base and top coat if the brand had one.

Ten panelists tried the polishes at home, and 10 panelists received a series of professional manicures. Those were checked at 7, 10, and 14 days.

The Chanel Le Vernis polish is the most expensive tested, at $27 for the color plus an additional $52 for the base and top coats. But it chipped so quickly that most of the home panelists removed it early.

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ConsumerĀ Reports: Long-lasting nail polish –Ā Tue, 27 May 2014 07:04:54 GMT