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Avoid Endocrine Disruptors with Natural Nail Polish Options

From the Show: Mindful Medicine
Summary: Are there natural nail polish alternatives?
Air Date: 1/5/16
Duration: 10
Host: Melanie Cole, MS
Guest Bio: Holly Lucille, ND, RN
Holly Dr. Holly Lucille is a nationally recognized and licensed naturopathic doctor, educator, natural products consultant and television host. Dr. Holly is also the author of Creating and Maintaining Balance: A Women's Guide to Safe, Natural, Hormone Health.

An acclaimed expert in the field of integrative medicine, Dr. Holly lectures throughout the nation on a variety of natural health topics. Her appearances include national media programs and networks including Dr. Oz, The Doctors, Lifetime Television for Women, Montel Williams, PBS's Healing Quest, The Hallmark Channel and Discovery Fit & Health channel.

She is on the editorial advisory board of Alternative Medicine and Natural Practitioner and is also regularly quoted as an expert in both consumer and peer journals. In 2007, Dr. Holly was listed in Time Magazine's "Alt List" as one of the "Top 100 Most Influential People."
Avoid Endocrine Disruptors with Natural Nail Polish Options
Endocrine disruptors are elements in the environment (primarily chemicals) that can interfere with how your endocrine system works. They can also wreak havoc on your immune, developmental, reproductive, and neurological systems.

Unfortunately, endocrine disruptors are found almost everywhere, including your nail polish.

Triphenyl phosphate (TPHP) is an endocrine disruptor and is commonly found in plastics, nail polish, and as a fire retardant in foam furniture.

How can endocrine disruptors cause harm to your health?

Listen in as Holly Lucille, ND, RN, shares what endocrine disruptors are, where they are found, and if there are any natural nail polishes.
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