Nailpro Announces 2022 Readers' Choice Awards Winners and Finalists

Nailpro announces the winners and finalists of the 2022 Readers' Choice Awards.
Nailpro announces the winners and finalists of the 2022 Readers' Choice Awards.

It's finally time to announce the winners and finalists of Nailpro's 2022 Readers' Choice Awards. 

Read our November/December 2022 digital magazine to learn more about each product!


Best Base Coat

WINNER: Morgan Taylor React Base Coat

FINALISTS: Artistic Nail Design Reactive Bonder Base Coat and Entity Gel-Lacquer Base Coat

Best Top Coat

WINNER: CND Shellac Matte Top Coat

FINALISTS: Morgan Taylor React Top Coat and Artistic Nail Design Reactive Gloss

Best (Lacquer) Color

WINNER: Mia Secret French Manicure Black 

FINALISTS:  Entity Gel-Lacquer Do My Nail Look Fat and LCN Nail Polish Vintage Blossom

Best Cuticle Oil

WINNER: Famous Names Dadi' Oil

FINALISTS: Tickled Pinque Cosmetics Cutie Oil and The GelBottle Inc. Oil

Best Lotion

WINNER: Salt of the Earth Mineral Cream 

FINALISTS: Famous Names Luxury Dadi' Lotion and TARA Spa Therapy Calm Hand & Body Lotion with Lavender & Sage


Best Foot File

WINNER: Footlogix Professional Stainless Steel Foot File 

FINALISTS: The GelBottle Inc. E-Foot File and Salt of the Warth Pro Pedicure Callus Kit

Best Cuticle Treatment

WINNER: The GelBottle Inc. Oil 

FINALISTS: Footlogix Cuticle Softener and Elim Cuticle MD 

Best Basin/Tub

WINNER: Belava Trio Foot Spa

FINALISTS: Pedicure Bowls by Noel Asmar and Continuum® Maestro Opus Pedicure Spa

Gel Polish

Best Base Gel

WINNER: Luminary Nail Systems Clarity

FINALISTS: Kokoist x Nail Thoughts Peach Base and Gelish Foundation Soak-Off Base Gel 

Best Top Gel

WINNER: Magic Gel System Tackless Hyper Shine

FINALISTS: DND DC Top Gel No Cleanse 900 and Kokoist Ultra Glossy Top Coat

Best Gel Polish System

WINNER: The GelBottle Inc. All-In-One BIAB

FINALISTS: Light Elegance P+ Gel Polish and LuxaPolish Luxa Gel Color Collection 

Best Matte Top Coat

WINNER: Madam Glam Velvet Matte Top Coat 

FINALISTS: Ugly Duckling Nails Matte Top Coat and The GelBottle Inc. Matte Top Coat

Best (Gel) Color

WINNER: Tickled Pinque Cosmetics Pure Black 059 

FINALISTS: ORLY GELFX Danse With Me and DND Ferrari Red 430 

Spa Mani/Pedi

Best Pedicure Chair/Throne

WINNER: Belava Element Pedicure Spa Chair

FINALISTS: Continuum Maestro Opus Pedicure Spa and Lexor PRIVÉ™ Lounge

Best Masque

WINNER: Cuccio Invigorating Cooling Masque, Artisan Shea and Vetiver

FINALISTS: Voesh New York Collagen Gloves and LCN Urea Foot Mask

Best Longwear Polish

WINNER: ORLY Breathable Sunkissed

FINALISTS: CND Vinylux and LCN WOW Hybrid Gel Polish 

Best Scrub

WINNER: Light Elegance Q&Lu Bamboo Polish 

FINALISTS: Revel Nail CBD Exfoliating Scrub and TARA Spa Therapy Immune Boost Box Set

Best Nail Treatment

WINNER: Famous Names IBX System 

FINALISTS: Revel Nail Care & Repair Nail Strengthening Treatment and OPI Nail Envy Strengthener 

Best Callus Treatment

WINNER: Footlogix Callus Softener Spray 

FINALISTS: Erica's ATA Pedi + Debulk Kit and Kiara Sky Nails HEEL-ing Kit

Best Soak

WINNER: Voesh New York Pedi in a Box O2 Fizz

FINALISTS: Light Elegance Q&Lu Salt Soak and Revel Nail CBD Soothing Pedi Soak


Best Builder Gel in a Bottle

WINNER: Luminary Nail Systems Multi-Flex Gel

FINALISTS: Nail Thoughts x Kokoist Peach Base and EnVogue Nails CBS

Best E-File

WINNER: Erica's ATA Medicool Pro Power 35K Portable E-File

FINALISTS: Luraco Drills and Ikonna IP-DXR Cordless Portable Drill

Best Hard Gel System

WINNER: LuxaPolish Luxa Build 2 in a Jar (Clear)

FINALISTS: Magic Gel System Classic Builders and Gelish Hard Gel

Best Acrylic System

WINNER: Ugly Duckling Nails Inc. Premium Acrylic System

FINALISTS: Kiara Sky Nails Cover Acrylic and Beauty Innovation Acrylic 

Best Dip System

WINNER: Revel Nail One Dip Wonders Four Color Starter Kit

FINALISTS: Kiara Sky Nails Nail Dip System and SNS PDNK


Best Acrylic Brush

WINNER: Kiara Sky Nail Acrylic Brush

FINALISTS: Ugly Duckling Nails Inc. Premium Crystal Natural Hair Acrylic Brush #10 and Cuccio Pro Kolinsky Pure Sable Brush, Size 8 

Best Clipper/Nipper

WINNER: Candy Coat Candy Nipper

FINALISTS: Erica's ATA Boss Lady Nail Nippers and Light Elegance LEpro Cuticle Nipper 

Best Gel Brush

WINNER: Nail Thoughts x Kokoist Application Brush

FINALISTS: Madam Glam Professional Gel Application Nail Brush and The GelBottle Inc. Round Brush 

Best Art Tool

WINNER: Cuccio Pro Nail Art Brushes, 4 Pack 

FINALISTS: Daily Charme Princess Heart Tip Stand 2PC Set and Revel Nail Self-Cleaning Nail Art Brush

Best Pusher

WINNER: Erica's ATA Boss Lady Cuticle Pusher 

FINALISTS: Luminary Nail Systems Pusher and SNS Cuticle Pusher 

Nail Art

Best Chrome

WINNER: LuxaPolish Luxa Opal Chrome

FINALISTS: Daily Charme Unichrome / Aurora Unicorn Chrome Powder and Gelish Chrome Stix

Best Embellishments

WINNER: Daily Charme Crystal Sparkle Pixie / Aurora Shimmer 

FINALISTS: Light Elegance LE Glitter Gels and Ugly Duckling Nails Inc. Clear as Mud Genuine Crystal Embellishments

Best Glitter

WINNER: Light Elegance LE Glitter Gels

FINALISTS: Daily Charme Aurora Fairy Dust Magic Glitter and Kiara Sky Nails Sprinkle On

Best Decals

WINNER: The GelBottle Inc. FoilX Foils 

FINALISTS: Magic Gel System Magies

Best Gel Paint

WINNER: Madam Glam Silver Chrome Gel Paint 

FINALISTS: Mia Secret Gel Paint and Candy Coat Paint 


Best New Product

WINNER: Lexor PRIVÉ Lounge Pedicure Chair

FINALISTS: Elim Medi Pedi in a Box and Voesh New York Pedi in a Box O2 Fizz

Best Salon Management System/App

WINNER: Booksy Biz

FINALISTS: Square & Square Appointments and Boulevard 

Thank You to Our Nominees

Nailpro would like to extend a heartfelt thank-you to all of our nominees. We were overwhelmed by the amount of innovation we are seeing in professional nail products, we were honored to have you participate in our program and we cannot wait to see all the wonderful things you create in the future. 

Artistic Nail Design, Beauty Innovation, Belava, Booksy, Boulevard, Candy Coat, CND, Continuum, Cuccio, Daily Charme, Dreamstime Creations, Earthlite, Elim, Entity Beaity, EnVogue Nails, Erica's ATA, Euro Fashion, Famous Names, Footlogix, Gelish, Ikonna, Kiara Sky, Kokoist, LCN, Lexor, Light Elegance, Luminary Nail Systems, Luraco, LuxaPolish, Madam Glam, Magic Gel System, Mia Secret, Morgan Taylor, Nail Thoughts, Nailz By Nicole J Collection Nail Brushes, OPI, ORLY, Pedicure Bowls by Noel Asmar, Pinque Nail Bar, Poxie Creations, Revel Nail, Salt Of The Earth, SNS, Square, TARA Spa Therapy, The GelBottle Inc., Tickled Pinque Cosmetics, Ugly Duckling Nails Inc. and Voesh New York     

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