My nails dry fast. I never use a base or top coat. Usually just 2 coats of polish (most of the time it's Sally Hansen Insta Dri) and I'm done. I add a refresher coat after a few days. And sometimes once more after that.

Love all the halloween polish!
--I'm located in Western PA.
--I found NC in late 2004, CG since 2-2005, started going grey in late 2005.
--My hair is 3B with some 3A, texture-medium/fine, porosity-normal except for the ends which are porous, elasticity-normal.
--My long time favorite products are Suave & VO5 conditioners, LA Looks Sport Gel, oils, honey, vinegar.
--My CG and grey hair progress --