Even ‘Non-Toxic' Nail Polish May Contain Harmful Chemicals, Study Says
4 monthes ago - By Time
Cosmetics are subject to very few regulations in the U.S. While they fall under Food and Drug Administration purview , current laws do not require beauty products and their ingredients to be FDA-approved before hitting shelves. Even laws that pertain to cosmetic labeling are somewhat loose; many buzzwords that show up on product packaging mean, effectively, nothing .
That's also the case for many nail polishes. And even brands that tout safe formulations may be substituting some toxic chemicals for equally dangerous alternatives, suggests a new study published Wednesday in the journal...
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'Chemical-free' nail varnishes contain toxins linked to infertility and even cancer
4 monthes ago - By Daily Mail
Researchers from Harvard found that '3-Free' polishes that claim to be free of the 'toxic trio' - DnBP, toluene and formaldehyde - often still contain toxins linked to brain toxicity and even foetal abnormalities.
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