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The Best Gel Nail Polishes That Stand Up to Tough Workouts

Sally Hansen Miracle Gel Polish

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Who has time for a professional gel manicure anymore? We'd rather be at the gym. Skip the salon and snag the Sally Hansen Miracle Gel nail polish for long-lasting shine that won't crack under pressure.

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Essie Gel Couture Color

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The new Essie Gel Couture Color will have you stocking your beauty bins with several bottles, and the simple two-step system will put all your other polish to shame.

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Gelish Soak-Off Gel Polish

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If you're a believer in the LED-light system for a gel mani, then the Gelish Soak-Off Gel Polish is your perfect match. These shades stay put for up to three weeks with their amazing base and top coat—no chipping or peeling here. No need to worry about your nails lasting through that last set.

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Nails Inc Gel Effect Nail Polish

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Gel polish that won't damage your nails? We'll take a dozen. The Nails Inc Gel Effect Nail Polish features a formula with nourishing flower extract to keep those claws strong and conditioned.

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Revlon ColorStay Gel Envy Nail Enamel

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This Revlon ColorStay Gel Envy polish provides a salon-quality manicure that won't chip all over the weight-room floor.

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OPI GelColor

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With names like, "Show Us Your Tips!," the OPI GelColor takes the cake for creativity. But this formula also lasts long and leaves a brilliant shine, so it's far from all talk.

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Deborah Lippmann Gel Lap Pro

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Don't want to part with your ride or die nail polish but still want all the benefits of gel? Cue the Deborah Lippmann Gel Lab Pro that gives high shine and extended wear to any nail polish (gel or otherwise) you've got laying around.

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