WHAT ARE THESE COMPOUNDS?
Have you heard about triphenlyphosphate? It is a chemical that can disrupt your hormone mechanism and affect your reproductive system as well.
Some modern nail care cosmetics contain the following components, capable of seriously damaging your health:
A solvent which gives the nails a smooth finish and preserves the pigment. Toluene can affect the central nervous system and cause reproductive disorders. Headaches, weakness, fainting, and nausea are just some of the likely consequences of using substandard nail polish.
A colorless gas that helps increase a polish’s storage life. If you’re suffering from allergies, contact with formaldehyde can cause dermatitis and possible chemical burns. In more severe cases, it can trigger heart rhythm disorders, convulsions, and cancer.