Frequently Asked Questions - LENA Halal Nail Polish


Where can I purchase LENA breathable halal nail polish?

    LENA nail polish is an online nail polish retailer. LENA products can only be purchased by ordering online. You can see our full collection of breathable nail polish here.

    How can I pay for my order?

      You can pay using the following cards: Visa, Visa Debit, MasterCard, Solo, Maestro, Electron and American Express. We also accept PayPal payments.

      How can I track my order?

        We will email you your tracking number along with confirmation of your order after an order has been placed. However, orders sent with Royal Mail become trackable only when processed by Royal Mail.

        How long will my delivery take?

          We will process your order within 24 hours. You can find all delivery information and timescales here.

          Can I change my item or get a refund?

            You can find the LENA nail polish return policy here.

            Where does LENA halal nail polish deliver?

              We ship worldwide from the UK.

              The colour I want is out of stock. When will you re-stock your shades?

                The most-popular LENA halal nail polish shades can sell out quickly. We will try our best to replenish any shades that are sold out as soon as possible. You can sign up to be notified when a product is restocked by email.

                Is LENA nail polish breathable, water permeable and halal friendly? What does this mean?

                  Yes. LENA nail polish is halal friendly, breathable and water permeable. Our award-winning formula allows water and oxygen to reach the nail. All LENA nail polishes also contain only halal friendly ingredients. We continually test our breathable halal nail polishes for water permeability and we also have a report from a 3rd party laboratory confirming that these nail polishes are breathable water permeable. You can find out more about LENA water permeability here.

                  Is LENA nail polish halal?

                  YES. All our breathable gloss and matte breathable nail polishes are halal friendly and water permeable.

                  What ingredients are used in LENA nail polishes?

                    Here is a list of the ingredients we use:-

                    Butyl acetate, Ethyl acetate, Nitrocellulose, Acetyl Tributyl Citrate, Adipic Acid/ Neopentyl Glycol/ Trimellitic Anhydride Copolymer, Isopropyl Alcohol, Phthalic Anhydride, Styrene/ Acrylates Copolymer, Stearalkonium Bentonite, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, n-Butyl Alcohol, Silica, Benzophenone-1, Trimethylpentanediyl Dibenzoate, Polyvinyl Butyral, Stearalkonium Hectorite, Diacetone Alcohol, Acrylates Copolymer, Sucrose Acetate Isobutyrate, Citric Acid,

                    Do your nail polishes contain alcohol? If so how can they be halal friendly?

                      Yes, as you can see from the ingredients list above our polishes contain n- butyl alcohol, diacetone alcohol and isopropyl alcohol. However, please note that these alcohols are not the same as alcohols such as ethanol found in alcoholic beverages i.e.  Beers, wines, spirits etc. The alcohols we use are not derived from grapes and do not cause intoxication. The alcohols present in LENA halal nail polishes are of a chemical nature and are therefore not prohibited in Islam. We do not use any haram ingredients. 

                      How many coats can I apply for the nail polish to be wudhu friendly? How many coats of LENA can I wear?

                        LENA nail polishes have been tested for water permeability for up to 2 coats. We recommend you rub your nails thoroughly to allow maximum permeability of water to reach the nail bed. Do not apply more than 2 coats (including Top & Base) if you plan to make wudhu or ablution. 

                        What makes LENA nail polishes breathable? Are they healthier for my nails than traditional nail polish?

                          We use a special polymer that allows moisture to pass through to the nail bed allowing your nails to breathe. Say ‘goodbye’ to discoloured nails due to deprivation of oxygen.

                          Do LENA nail polishes contain harmful chemicals found in traditional nail polishes?

                            No, LENA polishes are (5 Free).

                            Are LENA nail polishes vegan friendly?


                            What is the quality of LENA nail polish?

                              LENA nail polish has an award-winning exquisite formula and applies easily with a wide brush leaving a beautiful finish. A must add to your existing nail polish collection. 

                              How long does LENA nail polish last?

                                You can expect LENA halal nail polish to last around 5 days. This depends on how well the nail polish is applied and how well the manicure is cared for. We cannot guarantee a specific timeframe.

                                Why are LENA nail polishes cheaper than other breathable nail polish brands?

                                  We founded the brand LENA to cater to all the people who found that breathable nail polishes were much more expensive than traditional polishes. We wanted to bring the price of breathable nail polish in line with traditional polish. We as an online retailer have the opportunity to pass the savings on to our customer.  We have done what we set out to achieve without compromising on the quality of our nail polish. Now you can wear breathable nail polish without breaking the bank.

                                  Do you sell halal nail polish remover and other halal nail treatments?

                                    Yes, we sell LENA halal nail polish remover and many other nail care oils and treatments. You can shop LENA nail care here. 

                                    Can I stock LENA nail polishes in my salon or shop?

                                      Yes, please contact us at

                                      Can I become a stockist or distributor of LENA nail polishes outside of UK?

                                        Yes, simply contact us at