If there’s one thing that my daughter is crazy over, it’s nail polish. She’d return home from school with coloured nails – her little, squarish nails all coloured in with the nightmare that is ball point pens.
I’ve seriously considered letting her get a child manicure (with non-toxic nail polish, of course). But while I’ve found several places that do them, even companies that host child-friendly manicure parties, I was a little wary of the nail varnish that these vendors were using.
After a long bout of research, I realised that non-toxic, child-friendly nail varnish isn’t really a thing. It’s largely just marketing speak, and a slightly lesser evil than adult nail polish.
Here is why I ditched getting my daughter a manicure, and opted for nail stickers instead: