KFC’s Nail Polish That Tastes Like Chicken Is Wrong in So Many Ways

From www.peta.org by Melinda McKee
KFC’s Nail Polish That Tastes Like Chicken Is Wrong in So Many Ways

KFC’s Nail Polish That Tastes Like Chicken Is Wrong in So Many Ways

When we first heard that KFC was launching a chicken-flavored edible nail polish, we threw up in our mouths a little, before we had a very real “wtf?” moment. The cruelty that inquisitive social animals such as chickens endure to end up in a drive-through bucket is appalling. And nail polish that has been tested on gentle animals such as rabbits and mice is equally disturbing. But we got to thinking, anything can be veganized nowadays, so why not this? Using KFC’s very sound logic, we’ve paired cruelty-free nail polish and vegan chicken recipes and products that you’ll definitely want to try out together. Because obviously.

wet n wild’s fun colors would look spectacular paired with some rainbow zucchini rolls made with Tofurky Slow Roasted Thai Basil Chik’n. If you haven’t paired these two things in your head already, you’re obviously very behind on today’s chicken/polish trends.

Bright nails make the best summer accessory! ☀️Add a shock of color to  your #mani with our Summer Limited Edition Nail Colors. We promise they'll be your fave polish, too!  #limitededition #wetnwildbeauty #manimonday

A photo posted by @wetnwildbeauty on May 2, 2016 at 3:12pm PDT

Zucchini Rolls with Tofurky Thai Basil Chick'n

How about pairing an adorable wing* manicure using ncLA polish with buffalo-style cauliflower wings*?

Beautiful mani featuring our #nclaholo in #wanderingstars Mani by @vlada_gerra #ncla #shopncla #nclaholos #nails #notd #7free #holographic

A photo posted by @shopncla on Apr 7, 2016 at 1:31pm PDT


*Neither of these actually hurt or stole wings from live chickens.
The Body Shop sells an orange polish that would 100 percent go really well with Trader Joe’s Chicken-less Mandarin Orange Morsels.

Gorgeous mani by @_beautybylinda using our gold sequin colour crush nail polish. Don't forget to tag your mani with #nailit4charity and we'll make an additional donation to @wateraid

A photo posted by The Body Shop Official (@thebodyshop) on Dec 15, 2015 at 7:06am PST

Allow me to introduce Jack! Also… these morsels are great with TJ's vegetable fried rice. #vegan #veganfoodshare #traderjoes #vegansofig #plantbased #crueltyfree #traderjoesvegan #vegancommunity

A photo posted by @traderjoesvegan on Feb 26, 2016 at 6:52pm PST

Beyond Meat Feisty Buffalo Poppers would clearly go well with some hot pink polish by all-vegan company Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics. Clearly.

Did you know some of your favorite #LipTar shades have matching Nail Lacquers? Check out our newest shade, #RoboHoochie. Available now at OCCMAKEUP.COM.

A photo posted by Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (@occmakeup) on Dec 29, 2015 at 4:34pm PST

That moment you realize she wants you to share #heyjealousy : @mainecalifornia

A photo posted by Beyond Meat (@beyondmeat) on Apr 5, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT

You can get wild with a muted polish color from SpaRitual and a delicious recipe using Simple Truth Meatless Griller Strips—simplicity for your hands and mouth.

It’s #ManiMonday again, and this week we feature Into The Wild and a gorgeous shot by @mamaxcass #SlowBeauty

A photo posted by SpaRitual | #SlowBeauty (@sparitualist) on Apr 4, 2016 at 10:39am PDT

Mmmmm, not animal flesh. #tasteslikechicken #lookslikeittoo #eating #meat #is #pointless #yum #vegetarian #vegan #simpletruth #meatlessgrillerstrips #greenbeans

A photo posted by Tara Timmerman (@taratimmerman) on Nov 22, 2015 at 1:36pm PST

We couldn’t see a better pairing than this 100% Pure polish and a vegan chicken salad sandwich using Beyond Meat Chicken-Free Strips:

As a mommy gift I got a few new polishes. From @100percentpure with their creamy nail polish collection I have on 12:51 & Wedding. I love the combination!

A photo posted by Mel's Polish Nails (@mels_polishnails) on Apr 19, 2016 at 3:18pm PDT

Vegan Chicken Salad Sandwich

Gardein Crispy Chick’n Sliders dazzle with Beauty Without Cruelty:

leapingbunnyprogramLoving Gold from @bwc.usa for today's #manimonday. This warm tone is like jewelry for the fingertips. All Beauty Without Cruelty nail polishes are #5free, #vegan, and #leapingbunnycertified. #leapingbunny #veganbeauty #crueltyfree #crueltyfreebeauty #crueltyfreecosmetics #nailpolish #manicure use #coupon code: bwcbunny for 15% off at beautywithoutcruelty.com thru 12/31/15

A photo posted by Beauty Without Cruelty (@bwc.usa) on Oct 20, 2015 at 12:28pm PDT

Hey Instachef @innerpickle_, we like your style! Check out these spicy chick'n sliders with tahini and sriracha served up with sweet potato chips! #repost

A photo posted by gardein (@gardein) on Feb 28, 2016 at 6:54pm PST

This adorable feathered mani using ella+mila polish wouldn’t be complete without these vegan chicken skewers with pineapple marinade. Obviously.

LVE!! @nails.by.teens used {pucker up} + {what the gel?} top coat! Have you entered our Mother's Day giveaway yet? #ellamila #ellamilapolish #mothersday #giveaway

A photo posted by ella+mila polish (@ellamilapolish) on Apr 30, 2016 at 7:52am PDT

#Vegan Chicken Skewers with Pineapple Marinade! Link in bio for recipe thanks to @wearemeatless. #veganbutcher #veganchicken #grillingseason #veganmeat #whatveganseat

A photo posted by Herbivorous Butcher (@theherbivorousb) on May 5, 2016 at 10:54am PDT

And a stunner from Pacifica’s all-vegan line would make this vegan chicken and waffles plate simply magical.

❤️ All of the love from @nailfashion_la wearing our on trend #award winning #7Free #nailpolish in #RedRedWine! #repost #PacificaBeauty #nailjunkie #nailaddict

A photo posted by Pacifica Beauty (@ilovepacifica) on Feb 19, 2015 at 12:19pm PST

Okay I got what I came for, I'll take twenty to-go please. #veganchickenandwaffles #thankyoustevewynn #vegas

A photo posted by MEGAN • SDSU 2017 • 21 (@megansummersss) on Mar 29, 2016 at 11:35am PDT

Urban Decay has some bold colors that would look perfect wrapped around a vegan fried chicken sandwich.

Nails of the weekend: Urban Decay nail polish in Vice // Когда-то давно купила этот лак Urban Decay по двум причинам: 1) хотелось в свою коллекцию добавить лак от любимого makeup-бренда, 2) понравилось оформление флакона с черепом на крышечке. А подобных фиолетовых оттенков у меня много. Но и этот красивый, бесспорно.

A photo posted by Valeria Skromni (@skromnibeauty) on Mar 13, 2016 at 8:43am PDT


Yep, perfecto.

So there you have it. We used KFC’s logic to make our most insane (re: creative) list yet.

Not into KFC’s latest marketing scheme? No worries. Living cruelty-free has never been easier, from what you eat to what you paint your nails with! Other cruelty-free vegan nail polish offerings include Acquarella, Flower Beauty, Jesse’s Girl Cosmetics, Manic Panic, Mineral Fusion, and Nubar. If in doubt, use our database to check the cruelty-free status of beauty brands.

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