7 best single phase nail gels

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective, does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

Single-phase gels for manicure are chosen not only by novice nail art masters, but also by experienced specialists. Quality tools from popular brands are not cheap, but they are easier to work with, and the modeling procedure takes little time.

We have compiled a rating in which we have displayed the best products that do not require the use of additional adhesion compounds. When choosing gels, the following criteria were taken into account:

  1. curing time in the lamp;
  2. gel viscosity (the composition should not be too thick or very liquid);
  3. the presence of shine;
  4. strength;
  5. smell;
  6. hypoallergenic;
  7. firmness;
  8. the inclusion of useful components in the composition;
  9. opinions of experts;
  10. reviews of ordinary buyers.

Which gel is better – single-phase or three-phase:

Gel type



Single phase

Low labor cost, more economical in price, suitable for beginners, allows the nail to breathe

No guarantee of long-term wear

Three phase

Does not lose its original appearance for a long time, shine and strength, a long period without chipping and peeling

Not for beginners, great material and time costs

Rating of single phase nail gels

Nomination a place Name of product price
Rating of single phase nail gels 1 Planet Nails Einphasen UV / LED Gel 50g RUB 1,020
2 IBD Control Gel Clear , 56g RUB 2,990
3 RuNail RUB 550
4 TNL Professional RUB 350
5 Mozart House Capital Mono Gel, 50 ml RUB 1,970
6 Global UV GEL RUB 350
7 JessNail Clear (15 y.) RUB 220

Planet Nails Einphasen UV / LED Gel – Single Phase 50g,

Rating: 4.9


The rating is topped by the product of the German brand, which is distinguished by ease of application, medium viscosity. It includes base, modeling, construction and finishing coatings. The composition is not recommended for correction of extreme length plates. After polymerization, the gel is transparent. Its low acid formula guarantees long wear. Drying time in a UV device is 2 minutes, in an LED lamp – 30 seconds.

The product is suitable for thin and sensitive nails. It is compatible with a range of color gels. Many craftsmen work exclusively on this tool and praise it on the Internet. For high German quality, you will have to pay about 1000 rubles.


  • gives shine;
  • excellent adhesion to the nail;
  • self-leveling property;
  • suitable for thin nails;
  • soft in sawdust;
  • applying one drop technique.


  • Not.

IBD Control Gel Clear

Rating: 4.8


Control Gel is the ideal material for professionals who value their time and care about the quality of their work. The product was created by the leader in gel technology. It is absolutely safe and does not cause negative reactions. The gel is suitable for modeling extended nails and strengthening natural plates. The product has all the necessary quality certificates.

The product of the American manufacturer is easy to use and easy to apply. It cures quickly in lamps (LED – 1 minute, UV – 2 minutes). The price seems high, but the gel completely pays for itself. It costs about 3 thousand rubles.


  • polymerizes quickly;
  • lays down well;
  • safe composition;
  • solid brand reputation;
  • high quality product.


  • not everyone can afford it.

RuNail transparent gel for nail extension

Rating: 4.7


Virtually no such rating is complete without the funds of the Russian brand RuNail, which has vast experience in the production of materials for the nail industry. The gel of this company has a medium viscosity and smooths out comfortably. It is suitable for aquarium design. The maximum drying time in the lamp is 3 minutes.

Buyers say that the composition stretches well on the nail, evens out on its own and does not spread at all. The plates look natural with it. The gel does not cause an allergic reaction and does not irritate with its smell. It is available for sale in many stores. For a bottle of 30 ml, you need to pay 550 rubles.


  • self-alignment;
  • natural look of nails;
  • no allergies;
  • pleasant consistency;
  • the price corresponds to the quality;
  • suitable for beginners.


  • there are no serious disadvantages.

Transparent gel for nail extension TNL Professional

Rating: 4.6


Next in the ranking is the product of the famous TNL brand. The thick composition is easy to apply with a brush. Slow spreading allows you to form the desired shape. The gel is absolutely transparent, it solidifies instantly (1 minute). The product is suitable for building on sticker forms and tips. The plates become dense and do not even think to break over time. Customers note the long-term durability of the product (up to 3 weeks).

I am pleased with the large volume of the jar, which is enough for a fairly decent time. There are practically no negative reviews. For 18 ml, you need to pay about 350 rubles. The cost is fully consistent with the quality.


  • ease of application;
  • fast solidification;
  • composition density;
  • good durability;
  • profitability;
  • reasonable price;
  • strengthening the nail plate.


  • not.

Mozart House Capital Mono Gel

Rating: 4.6


Medium viscosity gel is used for modeling extended nails on molds. The curing time in the lamp is about 2 minutes. The product is chosen for its strength and softness in sawdust, absolute transparency and high self-modeling property. It is a pleasure to work with the gel. It does not spread and fits perfectly.

Manicurists say that their clients go with the coating for a whole month, while there are no detachments or cracks. When hitting and cleaning, the composition adheres firmly to the nails. While working with the gel, it is advised to gently and smoothly collect the product from the can. This will help avoid bubbles. The price is about 2 thousand rubles.


  • super-resistant;
  • excellent self-modeling;
  • high strength;
  • excellent quality.


  • the appearance of bubbles.

Global UV GEL

Rating: 4.5


The next participant in the rating is an inexpensive gel with a strengthening effect. It has good wear resistance. Sawing and leveling is required. The tool is suitable for both real masters and inexperienced girls. The product is quite economical. For one layer, a scanty amount is enough.

There are no uncomfortable sensations during application and during wear. The gel is quickly removed with a file. The series includes pink, white and camouflage shades. For 2 weeks of wear, detachments and chips are not observed. For a 15 ml bottle, you need to pay 300-400 rubles. Thus, even a budgetary tool allows you to achieve a quality result.


  • a budget option;
  • freezes quickly;
  • economical;
  • easily removable;
  • fits well.


  • there are no serious disadvantages.

JessNail Clear

Rating: 4.4


Closes the rating with self-leveling gel from 'Jess Neil'. When applied correctly, it does not require filing. The composition has a liquid consistency, which lends itself perfectly to modeling. Buyers choose it for its affordable price and long wearing period. Confused by their harsh smell and the duration of the drying time (3 minutes).

The gel is easy to use and is liked by girls with obedience. It is perfect for beginners. The tool adheres well to the nail plate and lasts up to two weeks. For your money, this is a great option. The price for a jar of 15 g reaches 200-300 rubles.


  • affordable cost;
  • dries quickly;
  • optimal wearing time;
  • lends itself well to modeling;
  • the convenience of use.


  • Strong smell

Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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