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What chemical reactions happens in nail polishing?
Question Date: 2013-06-03
Answer 1:

Trick question! No (important) chemical reactions take place (that we're aware of) when nail polish sets on your fingernails. Nail polish is a mixture of fibers, pigments, and plastics suspended in a high-volatility solvent. When you paint your nails, the solvent evaporates and the mixture sets.

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