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Best Polish Remover 2015

Zoya Remove Plus

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Best Polish Remover 2015
WINNER 2015, 2014

Zoya Remove Plus

Taking off your nail polish shouldn’t require elbow grease. This three-in-one acetone removes even the clingiest glitter in an instant. And it’s gentle: “You can tell because it doesn’t leave fingertips chalky white,” says N.Y.C. manicurist Julie Kandalec.

$10
Best 2014 Nail Strengthener

OPI Nail Envy

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Best 2014 Nail Strengthener
WINNER 2013

OPI Nail Envy

Like a protein shake for wimpy nails, this calcium-and-wheat-protein-packed potion repairs the damage that elaborate nail art may have done to your digits. N.Y.C. manicurist Ran Kowatari layers it on to protect nails "until they've had time to heal and strengthen."

$17
Best 2015 Cuticle Oil

CND Solar Oil

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Best 2015 Cuticle Oil
WINNER 2015, 2013

CND Solar Oil

Barking cuticles simmer down with a drop of this cureall, a medley of sweet-almond, jojoba, rice-bran, and vitamin E oils. "It smells like sugar cookies," says Kiss. Bonus: It penetrates even acrylic nails.

$11.50 for .5 fl oz
Best 2007 Foot Cream

Eucerin Plus Intensive Repair Foot Creme

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Best 2007 Foot Cream
WINNER 2007

Eucerin Plus Intensive Repair Foot Creme

At a low price and with ingredients like urea and glycerin, this cream delivers ultrasmooth feet-even if you don't use it every day, says N.Y.C. dermatologist Francesca Fusco. "Twice a week should do the trick."

$6/3 oz.
Best 2007 Nail Strengthener

Sally Hansen Nailgrowth Miracle

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Best 2007 Nail Strengthener
WINNER 2007

Sally Hansen Nailgrowth Miracle

An ideal fix for nails damaged by dry weather or acrylic tips, this treatment "strengthens nails and holds on to polish well," says N.Y.C. manicurist Jin Soon Choi.

$8/.45 oz.
Best 2006 Foot Cream

Barielle Rejuvenating Foot Treatment

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Best 2006 Foot Cream
WINNER 2006

Barielle Rejuvenating Foot Treatment

This heavy-duty foot cream exfoliates skin and softens calluses with a time-released dose of alpha hydroxy acids. Lavender and lemon-peel oil add extra hydration and a great scent, according to N.Y.C. dermatologist Bradford Katchen.

$22
Best 2006 Foot Scrub

Creative Nail Design Spa Pedicure AHA Sea Scrub

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Best 2006 Foot Scrub
WINNER 2006

Creative Nail Design Spa Pedicure AHA Sea Scrub

To help the AHAs penetrate the skin, this refreshing peppermint oil-infused foot scrub heats up when applied, says Seattle nail expert Kimberly Bartos, who has worked with Angelina Jolie. Glycerin and aloe vera help skin hold on to moisture.

$35/21 oz.
Best 2011 Nail Strengthener

Nailtiques Formula No. 2

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Best 2011 Nail Strengthener
WINNER 2011

Nailtiques Formula No. 2

When it comes to fortifying brittle nails, this blend of keratin, protein, and calcium does the trick. "I use it on models with nails weakened by acrylic tips," says N.Y.C. manicurist Tatyana Molot. If you apply two coats, it'll help smooth bumps and fill in ridges like a base coat, adds Candice Manacchio, who cares for cuticles in Connecticut.

$8
Best 2005 Nail Polish Remover

Cutex

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Best 2005 Nail Polish Remover
WINNER 2005

Cutex

No matter what form it comes in-liquid, con-venient single pads or sponge-filled jar-Cutex quickly wipes away even the darkest shades and doesn't irritate or dry out cuticles. This nourishing Quick amp#38; Gentle formula, enhanced with protein, is especially mild.

$3/6 fl. oz.
Best 2005 Foot Cream

Sally Hansen 18 Hour Cracked Heel Cream

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Best 2005 Foot Cream
WINNER 2005

Sally Hansen 18 Hour Cracked Heel Cream

What more could feet want than cream that works quickly and is "an exfoliant as well as an emollient," as Washington, D.C. dermatologist Burgess puts it. While grapeseed oil and vitamin E soften tough skin, vitamins A and C and tea tree oil get rid of flakes and cracks.

£4.50
Best Nail Strengthener 2015

Duri Rejuvacote

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Best Nail Strengthener 2015
WINNER 2015

Duri Rejuvacote

For nails that are naturally onion skin thin (or ones that have been rendered that way from months of manis), this clear lacquer is miraculously packed with fortifying keratin and calcium to stimulate strong regrowth. For tip-top tips, “apply it daily for two weeks,” advises manicurist Sunshine Outing. “Then use it a base coat.”

$14
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