get into the game

get into the game

a new way to play with expressie quick dry shades. virtually try on colors and experience our exclusive AR filters on Instagram and Snapchat, designed with some of the world’s top gamers and inspired by our favorite expressie shades.

ahead of the gamer ahead of the gamer ahead of the gamer expressie ahead of the gamer $9.00 electric coral-red hybrid nail polish with pink undertones view details no time to pause no time to pause no time to pause expressie no time to pause $9.00 vibrant violet nail polish with blue red undertones view details precious cargo-go! precious cargo-go! precious cargo-go! expressie precious cargo-go! $9.00 a dusty olive green quick dry nail polish view details air dry air dry air dry expressie air dry $9.00 a slate blue quick dry nail polish view details

try out our new filters on instagram! just click the 3-star icon in the menu bar above our posts, and it's game on.


ahead of the gam(er)


@ninjayla

“the inspiration behind my avatar filter came from women that i look up to - women who i consider to be queens. i am excited for you to try it out, and to see how excited and surprised you are by all the different features - plus, you will feel like a queen yourself!”

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@ninjayla

Ninjayla, known for her high levels and fast-paced gameplay, is leading the charge for women in the twitch community. her uplifting content has her followers laughing through her comedic commentary, and variety of content. follow her on twitch and instagram; and play with the “ahead of the gamer” AR filter, designed by Ninjayla for essie.

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no time to pause


@tiffyquake

“...transformation is something that we all go through multiple times in life. so creating the butterfly filter, fluttering its wings is really symbolic. i am excited for you to be transported into this world and see how beautiful the butterfly is!”

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@tiffyquake

Tiffyquake is an artist, content creator, and gamer – is there anything she can’t do? her favorite color? purple – and this “no time to pause” shade feels just right. this creative and passionate woman lives by the motto “spread love, stay sweet.”

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precious cargo-go!

@kryoz

“nail polish gives me a way to be unique and express myself, by giving me a way to put color with any outfit, no matter what.”

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@kryoz

Kryoz is known for his humorous gaming content and commentary with his friends by his side. though formerly a graphic designer, he has been creating unique content for youtube for over 7 years, with fun manicures featured along the way.

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@xchocobars

“i think color is a great way to help anyone express themselves. behind the expressie avatar filter that i helped design is definitely my culture - there's a chinese twist to it. i love the beads, dangle, and the color blue - it's very calming!”

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@xchocobars

Xchocobars is a canadian streamer and content creator, nominated for twitch streamer of the year in 2019. she's known for her work within the gamer and pop culture media, and her participation in gaming tournaments. catch a game with her playing league of legends and ESPN: apex legends.

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ahead of the gam(er) collection
put yourself in center of the action with 10 new in-game inspired shades