As we all know, you shouldn’t use nail polish too often, or your nails will begin to dry up and turn yellow. However, it turns out that this type of cosmetic can cause much more serious harm to our health.
We don’t urge you to abandon nail polish altogether. Instead, the staff of WeGoRo simply wants to list the negative effects its ingredients may have on your body.
The dangers of nail polish lie in its toxicity. Some modern nail care cosmetics contain the following components, capable of seriously damaging your health:
Scientists conducted a study with a group of 24 women. 6 hours after painting their nails, most of the participants were displaying elevated levels of diphenyl phosphate — a derivative of triphenyl phosphate which is formed in the process of metabolism. 10 hours after the beginning of the experiment, the levels of diphenyl phosphate in the bodies of all participants rose to 7 times above the norm. These results are truly alarming.
Some nail polish packages and bottles have special markings:
Before buying nail polish, first and foremost pay attention to the ingredients, and remember — your health is in your hands!