I bought this because of a beauty blog top rating, so I was surprised to see a bad amazon.com review. That blogger recommended 1-2 drops per nail and rinsing in running water, presumably one at a time. I'm experimenting with textured polishes right now so I haven't tried this tip yet, or worked out the easiest sequence, but I hope it helps others considering this product. I've given a medium 3 star rating, to be fair, until I've tried this personally, but will update this review when I do.
From the packaging image it looks like the buffing surfaces are the large flat sides, but the white side is a shiny printed backing, looks and feels like glossy paper, but is actually the finishing buffer. The narrow white flocked side panel feels more like the green velour fabric on the large face. It seems there are several prints available and mine is b/w giraffe spots. It does a reasonable job, but the shine is no better than any other buffer if you already use one regularly. It does feel velvety soft and comfortable to hold, and is bigger than I expected, and the approx size of my palm. My other buffers have gone shiny as I use Solar Oil conditioner but so far this one has… Read more
Layered over rich blue polish as flakes seemed metallic green in bottle. Very well shaken but flakes spaced out unevenly. They are also larger than the minute 'dusty' butterfly scales I'd been expecting- bigger than craft glitter by far. After 3 coats it was still patchy. Dried feeling a bit grainy too. Perhaps a top coat would have helped, but I didn't want to mask the shimmer any more. It looked almost lumpy in sunshine. Some colour change showed but no colour flash between shades as hoped. Disappointing result overall. Easy flow polish is too sheer to use alone. It may have worked better with a paler base, so will try again over a cheaper brand and increase drying time a… Read more