5. Con: Not a Big Color Selection

If you like to wear the latest color trend, then you may need to consider an alternative to a shellac manicure. The variety of polishes that can be used for a shellacking pales in comparison to the variety available with a traditional manicure. Keep in mind, too, that you won't be changing your manicure color very often if you go with a shellac version.

Con: Polish Changes Can Be Lengthy