Anytime you walk into a nail salon to get your nails done or do your nails in the comfort of your own home, you may notice that the scent of the nail polish remover is quite strong and repulsive. Anyone who comes into contact with that scent is breathing in toxic fumes. The fumes are believed to initiate serious health concerns like cancer, asthma, and even reproductive issues. Typical nail polish removers contain toxic chemicals and are very harsh on the nails. Even non-acetone nail polish removers still contain dangerous chemicals that are harmful to the user’s nails and health. You do not need to swear off manicures or pedicures just yet, because there are alternatives to the toxic polish removers you may now think of as an essential part of your nail workshop. Many companies have started manufacturing natural and biodegradable nail polish removers that are safe and even organic.
Manicures and pedicures can be fun and enjoyable without being toxic and dangerous. Women want to indulge in the manicure experience without the harmful repercussions, and it is possible. Non-toxic nail polish removers are available that effectively remove nail polish from fingernails and toenails as efficiently as the nail chemical laden nail polish removers most of us are using now.
The non toxic nail polish removers were initially created and designed for water based nail polish, but are now effective enough to work well on any type of nail polish. The nail polish removers are devoid of formaldehyde, toluene, and dibutyl phthalate (DBP). These three toxins are dangerous to anyone who comes into contact with the fumes. While these three ingredients are considered the active ingredients to add sheen to the nail while removing the polish, the effects of inhaling these chemicals is not worth sticking with an old product.
Ingredients in the non toxic nail polishes removers are all natural from start to finish. The ingredients are specially combined to ensure that the nails and skin around the nails obtain the vitamins, minerals, and hydrating elements to promote health and vitality. Plus, non toxic nail polish removers are safe for people of all ages to use and be near during use.
The recent focus on chemical free and non toxic nail polish and natural and organic nail care options has caused some of the leading nail product suppliers to rethink their own products and devise non toxic and chemical free products as well, but more often than not, these are half hearted attempts simply to corner the organic and health conscious markets that large manufacturers see simply as dollar signs they are missing out on. These major brands are often underperforming products, which is surprising considering the resources they have available and choose not to allocate. The bottom line is that women need to know that they can have beautiful nails without the toxins. Non toxic nail polish removers work just as well as their toxic counterparts, but also add a soothing and strengthening element natural ingredients free of harmful effects.