Get a luxurious gel-like manicure at home with Essie Gel Couture polish. The beautifully twisted glass container also looks incredibly nice on your bathroom shelf. For up to 14 days of luxurious wear: 1) Begin by cleaning nails with polish remover. No basecoat needed. 2) Apply two layers of luxurious Gel Couture color. Let the polish dry for 60 seconds between applications. 3) Top with Gel Couture Top Coat for flawless gel-like shine. No UV or LED lights required.