Ueba Esou, Gofun Nail polish, Kodai Taisha
Gofun is a water-based quick-drying nail polish formula. Acetone and odour free this breathable nail polish is made with finely powdered scallop shell (an ingredient in traditional Japanese paint pigments) and contains no toxic ingredients. Rather than requiring a harsh nail polish remover, they come off quite easily with just rubbing standard disinfectant alcohol on a cotton pad, or if used without a top coat can be also be removed by soaking your nails in lukewarm water for 5 minutes and peeling it off.
10ml, Kodai Taisha is a light chocolate brown colour. Shake well before use. Keep Gofun-Nail at room temperature and avoid from freezing.
Ingredients: Water, Acrylates Copolymer, Benzyl Alcohol, Scallop shell powder, Propylene glycol, PEG-7 Glyceryl cocoate, Simethicone, Glyceryl caprylate, Acrylates copolymer
Made in Kyoto by Ueba Esou; a 10th generation family business started in 1751, with over 260 years of experience manufacturing and selling natural pigments primarily for use in Nihonga and the only store in its area still offering natural pigments made using traditional techniques of grinding mineral ores.