Introducing the Nontoxic Nail Polish That’s Sweeping Paris Fashion Week

“‘I read the New York Times story about the horrible situation with manicurists,’ said Ramdane Touhami, the cofounder (along with his wife, Victoire de Taillac-Touhami) of Paris’s beloved beauty boutique Buly 1803. ‘The toxins in these nail polishes, and all of the cancers and sickness [associated with them], and I thought, there has to be a solution.’ So, when he encountered a new formula for nail polish, one made of crushed shells and natural pigments,  during a beauty-focused research trip in Asia, Touhami jumped at the chance to bring the technology back home with him to France.” Read more at