February 19, 2014
Clients gather information from a wide range of sources, and it’s likely at some point they’ll want to know the polish you use is “three-free.” Build trust by recognizing — and relieving — their concerns.
Keywords: camphor dibutyl phthalate (DBP) formaldehyde formaldehyde-free products Something to Talk About
November 19, 2012
Dibutyl phthalate (DBP) is a common nail polish ingredient used as a plasticizer (allowing it to be flexible on nails and not crack); also used in children’s toys, shower curtains, and food wraps; the U.S. has no laws prohibiting its use in nail polish.
Keywords: chemicals dibutyl phthalate (DBP) ingredients polish
June 29, 2012
Advertising itself as “four-free,” Knocked Up Nails contains no toluene, formaldehyde, dibutyl phthalate, or camphor.
Keywords: dibutyl phthalate (DBP) formaldehyde-free products pregnant clients toluene
May 25, 2012
The term “toxic trio” refers to dibutyl phthalate (DBP), toluene, and formaldehyde.
Keywords: dibutyl phthalate (DBP) formaldehyde toluene
December 30, 2011
Free of toluene, formaldehyde, and DPBs
Keywords: dibutyl phthalate (DBP) formaldehyde polish toluene
February 1, 2011
In October, the San Francisco Board of Supervisors’ Public Safety Committee passed the Healthy Nail Salon Recognition ordinance at the urging of advocacy groups California Healthy Nail Salon Collaborative, Environment California, and Asian Law Caucus.
Keywords: California state regulations dibutyl phthalate (DBP) formaldehyde toluene
October 1, 2009
We’ve all heard of them by now. The big three: formaldehyde, toluene, and dibutyl phthalate (aka DBP). But what exactly are these chemicals and why have they been systematically eliminated from cosmetics?
Keywords: chemicals dibutyl phthalate (DBP) formaldehyde ingredients toluene
June 1, 2008
An introduction to common nail polish ingredients.
Keywords: dibutyl phthalate (DBP) ingredients mica pigments polish
April 1, 2008
New and improved formula is healthier since it no longer contains phthalates.
Keywords: client health dibutyl phthalate (DBP) fast dry top coats nail diseases Poshe