Treating yourself to an in-salon gel manicure on a weekly basis can leave a sizable dent in your bank account. But going without a fresh coat leaves your nail beds unmade and, quite frankly, feeling naked, right? So what to do? Easy. Find a topcoat that achieves high shine and long-wear gel finish for an at-home mani you can do yourself. That topcoat of note just happens to be essie’s gel.setter. Top off your favourite essie hues with it, and you’ll get a gel mani in half the time.
Shop essie’s all-time favourite colours below, and tell us—will you go UV-free now that gel.setter is in the spotlight?