Does OPI infinite shine really work?

Even though it dried in the standard two minutes, the polish never really seemed to harden. Gel-like top coats often tend to be dentable for a bit longer than a standard quick-dry, but OPI Infinite Shine never cured to perfection. I was able to dent, smudge, and pull it off of my nails hours after application.

Does OPI infinite shine ruin your nails?

After one week the shine was still very much. I do have to say that I’m not a fan of gel nails in general, as in my experience it does damage your nails ,including the whole getting it off process, and after wearing gel nails for a while, I find my nails to be in poor condition.

Is OPI infinite shine better than regular OPI?

Infinite Shine offers longer wear for those who like the look of gels, but not necessarily the salon time and effort involving application and removal. Whatever your preference, you’ll find the shade (and service) that’s right for you! Check out our newest shades at

Do you need a light for OPI infinite shine?

Infinite Shine is OPI’s 3-step process that provides a gel-like shiny, durable finish without the UV light used in the salon gel manicures.

Is OPI Infinite Shine 5 free?

OPI Infinite Shine nail polish is 5-Free (Formaldehyde, Toluene, DBP, Formaldehyde Resin, Camphor) but it should be noted that the Infinite Shine Primer contains camphor. The Infinite Shine system consists three steps, Primer, Lacquer and Gloss.

Can OPI Infinite Shine be removed with regular nail polish remover?

Answer: No, it comes off with regular nail polish remover. It does stay on your nails for much longer than standard polIshes.

Can OPI infinite shine be used alone?

Infinite Shine uses a blend of traditional lacquer and gel polish technologies, which cures in natural, ambient light. If you still have the previous Infinite Shine Primer and Gloss formulas, you can still use them with the new formulas.

Is OPI infinite shine 5 free?

Does OPI infinite shine need a top coat?

Infinite Shine uses a blend of traditional lacquer and gel polish technologies, which cures in natural, ambient light. We do not recommend using other OPI base coats or top coats with the Infinite Shine system as this can produce unpredictable results.

How fast does OPI infinite shine dry?

1-2 minutes
Infinite Shine Application Let dry 1-2 minutes. With your Infinite Shine shade of choice, apply 1 thin layer to each nail. Let dry for 1-2 minutes. It’s best to apply lacquer down the center of the nail then work your way to the sides of the nail.

Is LondonTown nail polish safe?

What does 9-free mean? It means that the polishes are free of 9 potentially harmful chemicals: formaldehyde, camphor, toluene, DBP (dibutyl pthalate and phthalates), formaldehyde resin, xylene, ethyl tosylamide, parabens, and lead. Check out all of LondonTown’s beautiful nail colors here.

What does it mean if a nail polish is 5 free?

5-Free: When you see 5-Free on a nail polish, it means it is made without the use of: Toluene, Dibutyl Phthalate (DBP), Formaldehyde, Formaldehyde Resin, or Camphor. What are these ingredients?