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Homemade Nail Polish

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Homemade Nail Polish

Nail polish in all of its array of colors can be expensive. Try making your own special blend at home. This is a guide about homemade nail polish.

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Tip: New Nail Polish from Eyeshadow

Nail polish made from eyeshadowMake some new nail polish from your unused eye-shadows. I took a cocktail stick and scraped some onto a piece of paper then poured the powder into a bottle of clear nail varnish. I gave it a good mix (I used a plastic date 'fork').
I added a mixture of two colours until I got my desired shade. I wanted a pale pinky/lilac for my toes.
It works perfectly. And when I think of all the eye-shadows I have I am now spoilt for choice, plus all I need buy now is clear polish which is very cheap!

Source: Somebody did this online, but I can't remember the site.

By Monique from Somerset, UK., Weston-super-Mare

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Question: Making or Buying Natural Nail Polish

I was wondering if anyone knows how to make or where to get natural nail polish without all the harmful ingredients in them? Thank you.

By Cindy

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Most Recent Answer

05/20/2012

There is no such thing as 'natural nail polish'. Even the ones available that tout they are all natural water based polish are fibbing because they still contain plastics/chemicals of some sort.

Here are two companies that sell them (be sure to read the plus' and minus' and disclaimers they provide too):

http://www.honeybeegardens.com/natural-cosmetics/products/npwcne.html

http://www.suncoatproducts.com/index-polish.htm

And here are two recipes for homemde natural polish 'stain':

http://lifestyle.iloveindia.com/lou ... -natural-fingernail-polish-8146.html