Who doesn’t like girlie secrets and tips and tricks for makeup and beauty items. Here’s a tip for you: Did you know you can make nail polish last longer on your nails with vinegar?! Just take a cotton ball and dip it in vinegar then swipe it over your un-polished nail. After it’s dry, polish your nail! That’s it, your nail polish will last longer.
What’s so great about vinegar that it makes your nail polish last longer you ask? Well, this is the idea… nails have a natural oils. These oils prevent the nail polish from settling on the nail bed. The vinegar strips the nail of its natural oils and prepares it for the finger nail polish. Without oil, nail polish applied to the nails will stay a lot longer than nail polish applied to nails with oil.
It is better to use a natural nail polish. Natural nail polishes are good for you and the environment. Natural nail polishes can be found by Zoya, Piggy Polish, and Scotch Naturals. These polishes are free of toluene.You will find natural polishes are water based and not chemical based.
Nail polish contains toxins that are not only bad for the environment but bad for your over all health. They contain DBP, formaldehyde, and toluene. These type of chemicals are used not only for beauty products but for house hold cleaners and other such items. You want to avoid putting these types of chemicals on your skin.
You should stick to natural nail polishes your just plain better off.