Are you working and accidentally got Sharpie on your nails? Do not worry! It is erasable with simple home remedies. It might surprise you that hand sanitizer, hair spray, and toothpaste are effecive cleaners for marker stains.
Read on as we show you various ways on how to get Sharpie off nails, even if you do not have nail polish remover.
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6 Ways to Get Sharpie Off Nails
What To Do:
Lemon juice is also an acidic ingredient that cleans well. You can use it for Sharpie-stained nails.
The process is just like the one above. Squeeze some lemon juice into a cup or a bowl. Next, dunk a Q-tip into it.
You should use the saturated Q-tip against the permanent marker ink. The stain should come off with a few applications.
You might prefer this method over white vinegar because it will leave your nails smelling fresher.
Frequently Asked Questions
How can I remove Sharpie from toenails?
You can use the same cleaning methods above. They work for both fingernails and toenails. You just need to experiment and find the most appropriate method for yourself.
Is it possible to erase black Sharpie nails?
Of course! Although it might seem tough to handle, the Sharpie ink will not remain permanent on your nails. Try the methods we have described above, but expect some trial and error. Be patient and rest assured that the results will be worth it!
Can nail polish remover remove Sharpie?
Yes. This blog post focuses on methods you can try when you are in a bind and do not have access to nail polish remover. But if you have it handy, nail polish remover should be the first cleaning agent you try. After all, it is made specifically for nails.
Be sure to use one with acetone, though. Acetone is what dissolves the marker ink pigments.
Now, you are aware of how to get Sharpie off nails. There are at least six methods that you can try to complete the task. The best one depends on what materials you have available and the size and stubbornness of the permanent marker ink. In any case, be patient and trust the process.
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