How to remove a lot of permanent marker on skin?

OK so today, my friend drew a huge black paw with permanent marker (it's colored in) on the back of my hand.

I've washed it several times and used rubbing alcohol/nail polish remover, and although it helped, it's still very visible (it's a purplish color now).

How can I remove the permanent marker on my skin?

Thanks!

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Shaving cream!!! Just take it and rub it in. The only pigment left might be in your pores for a bit but it'll hardly be noticeable. My boyfriend's best friend drew ALL OVER MY FACE with permanent marker one day then scrubbed it off with shaving cream. Worked like a dream.

  • 9 years ago

    take a razor and shave it a little to get some of it off and then if that doesn't help use some rubbing alcohol.

  • 9 years ago

    try some baby oil.

    if that does not work, then it will come off as the skin cells fall off, which they do every few days.

  • Use baby oil or vaseline :)

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  • 9 years ago

    Vaseline :)

    Source(s): Used to be in pep rallies and when you didn't have face paint you used sharpie :)
  • vinegar, & if that doesn't work, try rubbing alcohol.

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