Perfect Nails, The Ultimate Beauty, Or The Ultimate Sentence?

ChirstyBChirstyB
Aug. 11, 2020

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There is an old saying,
"Chase your dreams in the dreams,
In the perfect pair of heels
And with perfectly painted nails."
This might seem a bit odd to a man but for a girl, this is the ultimate checklist; to follow her heart and become whatever she wants to while making sure that she has her ultimate essentials with her. 
Talking about heels? Why does it have to do with a perfect checklist? Well, heels are shoes that give you comfort and confidence. And confidence can ultimately help you reach your desired goals of being perfect.  
Now you may ask why talk about nails? Well, they are the cherry on top of any dressing. If they aren't done weekly, a girl might feel uneasy or unprepared which as a result would change her overall confidence level.  What if we tell you that the preparation of one of your essentials, namely nails, is causing more harm than good? The real question that arises is how much harm can some nail paint and gel nails do?
Well, we regret to inform you that the harm is not something minor. It's major and needs some serious attention. The roots of the problem aren't the gel or the nail paint actually but the UV dryers used to dry the gel and nail paint. And they are causing not a small health issue but something massive, something massive like CANCER!
To make it easier for you to understand, what we are saying is that you need to understand this first. According to CDC UV lights are a major cause of melanoma: the deadliest type of skin cancer. And according to cancer research UĶ, this occurs because UV light alters the DNA of the skin cells and if this damage keeps building up it causes the cells to grow uncontrollable. Hence leading to cancer.
A point that can be made is that overexposure to UV light can cause cancer and how much exposure there is from a dryer. To our dismay, it's more than a lot. It takes about 8 times usage for the dryer to start causing DNA damage.  And any girl knows you need to get your nails done every week, or max two. And eight sitting means 2 to 4 months’ maximum. 
Cancer is not something that can be taken lightly.  It is something that is serious and needs to be taken seriously. It is caused by the abnormal growth of cells in a particular area. The treatment was very rigorous. Chemotherapy and radiation therapy are done to try and control cancer. The side effects of both these treatments are difficult to deal with and can cause excruciating pain. And cancer itself is a deadly disease that can result in death. Research has been done to find a cure for cancer but up till now doctors and researchers have been out of luck. Cancer patients need to be extremely lucky to have got the cancer data at an early stage, so its growth can be stunted and it is destroyed from the body.
They may seem scary and it is, but let's just calm down a bit and look at our alternatives. Rather than using UV light dryers why not opt for something else? Maybe, some fan dryers perhaps? Another good option would be to ask your manicurist to opt for a thick sunscreen then lotion. Sunscreen can act as a protective layer against the UV light and as a result, delay slows down the damage and might even completely protect the skin from the damage that they are going to face. 
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