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How do you get pen off Barbie's face?

I tried rubbing alcohol and the magic eraser. Any other ideas?

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Cinnamon-mom

Asked by Cinnamon-mom at 12:56 PM on Aug. 18, 2010 in Preschoolers (3-4)

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  • Try nail polish remover
    mrsmom110

    Answer by mrsmom110 at 12:57 PM on Aug. 18, 2010

  • Or vinyl cleaner? The Barbie website might have suggestions ...
    tasches

    Answer by tasches at 12:58 PM on Aug. 18, 2010

  • here's a link I found on the subject-
    http://collectdolls.about.com/library/weekly/aa081800e.htm

    here's some of what they mentioned-
    "The following have ALL been used by various restorationists to remove ink and magic marker stains from vinyl dolls: Goo Gone, Removzit, photo emulsion cleaner (Tech 12, from archival houses), My favorite is Removezit from Twin Pines. I DO I DO use the popular Twin Pines products formulated by Nick Hill for restoration of my basket-case Barbies, and I have had good success with them. "

    hope that helps- I keep a bottle of goo gone around since it's one of those things that seem trivial, but when you need it you need it!
    ItsMe89

    Answer by ItsMe89 at 12:59 PM on Aug. 18, 2010

  • a pen eraser?
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 1:05 PM on Aug. 18, 2010

  • Thank you guys! I tried the nail polish remover with no luck : (

    But I think DH might have some goo gone somewhere! Thank you!!!!
    Cinnamon-mom

    Comment by Cinnamon-mom (original poster) at 7:27 PM on Aug. 18, 2010

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