Spotted at Walmart: New Nailene SensatioNAIL Invincible Gel Polish Kits and Refills10:00 AM
It appears the at-home gel nail craze is in full effect. I posted Nutra-Nails Gel Perfect UV Free Gel Color review and swatches a few weeks ago, and since then I have started to see those particular kits pop up in more than just Walgreens, so I would say they will be soon available in a number of outlets. Anyway, at Walmart the other day, not only did I see the new SkinnyGirl Face & Body collection, I turned around to look at the Essie polishes and found this: Nailene's SensatioNAIL Invincible Gel Polish Kits and refills.
The kit itself (pictured above on the display, and then a few closeups below), actually contains whatever color you pick for the polish, The Gel Primer, The Gel Base and Top Coat, the Cleanser, and the LED Light to set the polish. You can also pick up other colors, which come in a smaller box with a swatch on the front.
All in all there are 12 colors to choose from:
I took some pictures of the actual main kit below - it's a simple four step process on the box - primer, color, set and top coat.
This is what is actually included in the starter kit : Cleanser, color, primer, base and top coat, and the LED light.
If you are really interested in the "how-to's", I downloaded the PDF for the actual instructions, found inside the box. Click the image to see a larger view.
The starter kit retails for $49.98 and the refills/new colors are $9.98 a piece. Seems about right compared to some of the other kits I've seen that sport a light - the light themselves tend to sell for around $50 a piece, and then you have to purchase the colors and cleansers separately.
What do you think? Something you might pick up?