The Best Non-Toxic Nail Polishes
Nail polish is one of those things that we tend to forget, even though it’s just as important as any other product we put on our bodies. Just as any other skincare product nail polish is absorbed by the body.
So what makes your everyday nail polish toxic?
Non-toxic nail polishes are usually three-free, meaning they do not contain formaldehyde, toluene, and dibutyl phthalate. Beyond that, brands go as far as being 9,10 or even 14-free.
Here's a breakdown of what's missing from non-toxic nail polishes.
5-free contains no formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, camphor, formaldehyde resin.
7-free contains no formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, formaldehyde resin, camphor, ethyl tosylamide, xylene.
9-free contains no formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, formaldehyde resin, camphor, ethyl tosylamide, xylene, parabens, acetone.
10-free contains no formaldehyde, toluene, DBP, formaldehyde resin, camphor, ethyl tosylamide, xylene, parabens, acetone, TPHP, TBHP, gluten.
Now let's get to naming the best non-toxic nail polishes.
1.Smith & Cult
This 8-free formula is just the thing you need. It not only is beautifully packaged, but they are also known for their chip-resistant formula that goes on super shiny.
If you're looking for a nail polish you can just go and get this is the one for you. Target conveniently sells this chic nail brand. They uniquely eliminate eight controversial ingredients and replaces them with essential oils, vitamin E, and aloe.
Besides being cruelty-free and vegan, Sunday’s formula is 10-Free. They also have a unique easy-to-use brush for a fuss-free application, so if you want to do your own nails this would be the best choice.
Zoya has been non-toxic from the beginning starting the trend. Their 10-free formula is offered with 400 different shades to choose from.
JINsoon was founded by an iconic nail artist who believed nail polishes should be helpful and eco-friendly. This 10-free nail polish is for everyone who loves sparkle and fun.