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Is it bad if pencil graphite goes into my skin? How do I get it out?

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Dr. Tara Passow
Dermatology

In brief: Not dangerous

Pencil lead (graphite) often causes a gray or blue tattoo-like area.
The spot would probably have to be cut out to get it to go away. It's not dangerous to leave it untreated.

In brief: Not dangerous

Pencil lead (graphite) often causes a gray or blue tattoo-like area.
The spot would probably have to be cut out to get it to go away. It's not dangerous to leave it untreated.
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