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Nail Design Pen


Nail Design Pen

What it is:A collection of colorful pens made especially for creating nail art. What it does:Use any of these fine-tip pens to draw directly onto already polished nails. Similar to felt-tip markers, use to create an original design that's all your own or draw perfect lines for a French manicure. Either way, have fun and try new things: mistakes are easily washed away with water. Once you have exactly the look you want, lock it in with a top coat. What else you need to know:"Nails are the hottest new art form," says Suzi Weiss-Fischmann, Executive V.P. and Artistic Director of OPI. "Now, Sephora by OPI makes individualized nail art available to everyone."
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Questions & Answers for SEPHORA by OPI Nail Design Pen

Question
good for french nails?
is this ok to get in whie iff all i wanna do is draw a few simple designs liek lines and for example, do a frech nail? if its not, what shoud i get for this?
asked 2 years, 8 months ago
kelly5308
(NY)
on Nail Design Pen
9 answers
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answer 1
not likely to work well. =[
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
RemyLee
(nyc)
answer 2
Definitely not good for French nails--it's not opaque enough.
answered 2 years, 5 months ago
arrisonw
(Clark, NJ)
answer 3
I purchased the pen in white a few weeks ago and would not recommend it. I found that the color was too light and I do not think it would show up well on a light pink or clear polish base. Maybe if you wanted to do a french manicure on a black base it may work better.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
cacacasey
(NY,NY)
answer 4
THis didn't work for me for a french nail at all. The tip is too small and hard to make a good tip.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
sk8514
(Grand Rapids, MI)
answer 5
Not really...it doesn't really show up :( But I loved the idea.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
dospichones
(North Central FL)
answer 6
this product is hard to even use for making a single dot. imagine having to use it for an entire finger tip. i would suggest buying nail strips to guide where to paint, get it professionally done or use tape to outline where to paint
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
ksanchez
(toronto, canada)
answer 7
this pen would be perfect for that if it would work properly but it doesn't. i would recommend just using the opi nail polish and a thin brush or dotter
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
lazloz
(Salinas, CA)
answer 8
ok, thank you! :)
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
kelly5308
(NY)
answer 9
I love these Nail Design Pens to create a fun French or moon manicure. The tips allow for easy application to create fun designs and those manicures. I hope that answered your question!
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
tiffanybt
Question
How does this work?
I purchased this and got it in the mail today. It won't work. Not a drop. I shook it for like 6 minutes and pressed down for five.
asked 2 years, 8 months ago
rhysr
(Lake Oswego, OR)
on Nail Design Pen
9 answers
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answer 1
I had some trouble with one of mine too.. instead of pressing down for a long amount of time, shake and just dot a spare piece of paper or something a few dozen times. Eventually it should come out.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
MallyinMelb
(Melbourne, Australia)
answer 2
It worked perfect for me the first time, after that, I haven't been able to get it to flow again.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
idnarb
(California)
answer 3
Yup, same thing happens to me. You must press it more before color comes out which will be ruining your base color :( be careful and good luck!
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
zsmom
(West hills, CA)
answer 4
You may have to bend the pen.
answered 2 years ago
msycee
(Los Angeles,CA)
answer 5
Hi dear...you are experiencing just what I did. The product is pretty useless. If you try to press the tip of the pen too hard, your nailpolish will end up coming off.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
sujaya
answer 6
Turn it upside down shake it & then pressure.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
rockinrover
(Cambria, CA.)
answer 7
I had the same problem. Ugh.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
dospichones
(North Central FL)
answer 8
honey, its working like that for everyone! its so hard to use! i would suggest returning it or use the tip and dip it in another nail polish.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
ksanchez
(toronto, canada)
answer 9
it just doesn't work : / you should return it, i wish i did
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
lazloz
(Salinas, CA)
Question
what is the tip actually made out of?
I have some nail art pens (different brand) that have tips constructed out of hard plastic and when you press down the nail polish gushes out and ruins any notion of a design that you had. it is terribly messy (though i may be alone in this thought as most people i know love them). Hopefully your pens are not "similar to felt-tip" but actually felt tip! please let me know!
asked 3 years, 1 month ago
ashleysb06
(Calgary, AB)
on Nail Design Pen
9 answers
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answer 1
The tip seems to be plastic. I did not have a problem with it gushing out, but after after the first use, I haven't been able to get it to flow again.
answered 1 year, 11 months ago
idnarb
(California)
answer 2
Its not what you are looking for if the one I got is indicative. It doesn't work very well at all...
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
dospichones
(North Central FL)
answer 3
The nail pen has a tip of hard plastic, but if you make the polish start flowing on a different surface, like a piece of paper or something, it flows pretty smoothly without having to press down when you're drawing on your nail.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
xteenie
(San Jose, CA)
answer 4
these pens also have very hard plastic tips. they are capable of scratching the bottom coat on you nails. the nail polish also comes out from the side but it takes forever to get it to come out. it is very hard to work with. i would suggest using toothpicks to nail polish dotters because they are much easier to work with.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
ksanchez
(toronto, canada)
answer 5
They are made out of plastic. but I had the same problem with other brands pens as well and this is the first one I have tryed that actually worked for me.
answered 2 years, 6 months ago
kelseyv
answer 6
it is plastic and it will gush out... if it comes out :(
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
lazloz
(Salinas, CA)
answer 7
This is a little messy until you get the hang of it. I had to blot mine a couple times before I got the right amount of paint on the tip. It seems to be made of plastic.
answered 2 years, 7 months ago
jacquielynn
(Las Vegas, CA)
answer 8
It looks like regular marker pen. But unfortunately it has no staying power on toes, after coating with hardener it disappeared when I walked in regular shoes on.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
bigslacker666
(Tahoe, NV)
answer 9
when i tried these pens in store, it was nothing like that. no pushing needed. it was much more JUST like a pen. you can make very precise designs, no probelm.
answered 3 years, 1 month ago
makeupfiendcm
(Sacramento, CA)
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How to remove the nail art pen from the nails?
My daughter applyed the nail art pen without apply the base first. I tried to remove using acetone and alcohol and I did't get. How can I remove it?
asked 1 year, 9 months ago
Ana1002
(Brasil)
on Nail Design Pen
2 answers
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answer 1
Use a nail polish remover that is NOT acetone free. If even this does not work, i recommend either
a) soaking your finger in nail polish remover for 1 minute, then rubbing it dry
b) visiting a nail salon
or
c) filing it off (rubbing it off with a nail file)

Hope this helps :)
answered 1 year, 6 months ago
Momoxoxo
answer 2
Put nail polish over it and then take it off with nail polish remover! it comes off easily!
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
Kattriolo47
(NY)
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