I love a good, fresh manicure as much as the next girl, but you should know that regular nail polishes contain a hefty amount of toxins that can stay in your system. The CDC found that every person they tested during a recent study had some level of these toxins in their systems – and women of childbearing age had the highest levels of all: due in particular to nail polish use.
While there is no nail polish that is completely natural, there are fortunately several brands out there that do not contain these horrible chemicals. Here are a few alternatives for you to check out so you can be safe without giving up gorgeous nails!
What: Zoya Nail Polish
Zoya Nail Polish is a Toluene, Formaldehyde, Camphor and DBP (dibutyl phthalate) free, natural nail polish designed to be free of the most harmful toxins and provide the longest wear possible on natural nails. Zoya offers more than 300 fashion forward colors to choose from, plus at least 4 sizzling collections every year. Zoya Nail Polish was the brainchild of Zoya Reyzis who, as a pregnant aesthetician and salon owner in 1984, realized the need for a healthier and more durable solution. Today Zoya Nail Polish is available at the finest salons and spa’s worldwide and frequently receives top ratings in fashion, health, and pregnancy magazines world wide.
When asked why they chose Zoya Nail Polish, most people say ” Incredible Color Selection” and “…amazing wear …nothing compares on manicures and pedicures…”
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Price: $6 and up
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