our easy 2-step system of long lasting nail polish colours and top coat bring luxury to your fingertips.

Virtual Try-On Nail Salon

Virtually try on Essie nail polishes today! Accessible from your phone or desktop.

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the look of a salon gel manicure at home

Discover gel couture, essie's longwear nail polish for a gel-like shine. with this 2-step fade resistant formula you'll feel like you've just stepped out of the salon. No base coat, no harsh removal, no compromise. 90% agree it provides a gel like finish.


step 1: apply two coats of gel couture colour. no base coat needed 


step 2: apply one layer of gel couture top coat to seal in gel like shine



gel couture matte top coat

a new matte top coat that locks in color and locks out shine for a velvety soft finish that lasts

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select a colour family

select a red

chevron trend - magenta nail polish
a deep and saturated magenta longwear nail polish (cream)


paint the gown red


scarlet starlet


drop the gown


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