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What chemical ingredients does nail polish contain?

Update:15 Apr 2020

General nail polish ingredients 1. Solvent or thinner: […]

General nail polish ingredients
1. Solvent or thinner:
Dropping nail polish on styrofoam will cause dents and dissolve styrofoam, mainly because of the solvent. Its purpose is to make the color of the nail polish even and dry quickly. It may cause rough and no nail surface after long-term application luster. Ethyl acetate, Butyl acetate, Propyl acetate, Amyl acetate, Isoporpyl alcohol, Toluene, Sucrose benzoate, Diacetone alcohol
2. Main film forming agent:
Mainly forms the film component after nail polish application. Nitrocellulose, Methacrylate polymer, Acrylate copolymer, Vinyl polymer, Adipic acid / neopentyl glycol / trimellitic anhydride copolymer, Glycerin / Phthalic acid copolymer
3. Secondary film forming agent:
Increases the softness, toughness and brittleness of the film after nail polish application, but some ingredients can cause the possibility of allergic contact dermatitis. Toluene-sulfonamide-formaldehyde, Polyester resin, Cellulose acetate butyrate, Phthalic alkyd resin, Tosylamide / epoxy resin, Tosylamide / formaldehyde resin
4. Shaping agent:
Made e799bee5baa6e997aee7ad94e59b9ee7ad9431333234303061 soft and easy to apply and increase plasticity Dibutyl Phthalate, Dioctyl phthalate, Camphor, Acetyl triethyl citrate, Acetyl tributyl citrate, Triphenyl phosphate, Tricresyl phosphate, Trimethyl pentanyl diisobutyrateNail Polish Bottle Caps Wholesale
The phthalate has many security controversies.
5. Toner and pigment:
Make the product have a variety of colors, mineral or synthetic colors. Titanium dioxide, Mica, Bismuth oxychloride, Guanine, Ferric ammonium Ferrocyanide, Iron oxides, FD & C Yellow No. 5 Aluminum lake, D & C Red No. 6, D & C Red No. 7 Barium / Calcium lake, D & C Red No. 34 Calcium lake, FD & C Blue No. 1, D & C Violet No. 2, D & C Yellow No. 11, Polyethylene terephthalate aluminum
6. Ancillary components:
A. Dispersant: Allows the product color to be evenly dispersed.
Stearalkonium hectorite, Fluoroaliphatic polymeric esters
B. Stabilizer: Increase the stability and stability of the product.
(1) Chemical sunscreen: Benzophenone-1 / -3, Octyl methoxycinnamate, Octyl salicylate
(2) Antiseptic antioxidant: Citric acid, Tocopheryl acetate
C. Strengthener: Increase the durability and durability of the film after nail polish application.
Teflon, Calcium fluoride, Calcium pantothenate
Nail polish is a kind of cosmetics synthesized with nitrocellulose as the base material, mixed with acetone, ethyl acetate and butyl phthalate chemical solvents. The compound it contains is a fat-soluble compound that can enter the human body through the respiratory system and skin. If the content of certain toxic chemical components in the nail polish is too high, long-term use will produce certain biological toxicity. According to the latest survey results released by the China Fragrance, Fragrance and Cosmetics Association, some of the inferior nail polishes contain up to 80% of the carcinogen phthalate, while others contain phthalate esters. Gave birth to a deformed baby.