May-2006-OPI Nail Polish:
Pretty, but Linked to Cancer
One of the nicest things many women do for themselves is
to get a manicure or pedicure.
Unfortunately, getting your nails done may also expose
you and your manicurist to a host of toxic and untested
OPI Products, Inc. is the largest manufacturer of
professional nail polish worldwide. But they lag behind
other major manufacturers in eliminating the use of
dangerous chemicals in their products,
notably formaldehyde, toluene and dibutyl phthalate.