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Paper Mate® Profile Ballpoint Retractable Pens


4.7 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars81%
  • 4 Stars15%
  • 3 Stars3%
  • 2 Stars0%
  • 1 Star0%
4.78 / 5 based on 732 Reviews

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Paper Mate® Profile Ballpoint Retractable Pens
Paper Mate® Profile Ballpoint Retractable Pens
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  • "I like using them when sending a Thank you not I feel like writing in a different color other than black and blue makes a bit more personalized. " in 23 reviews
  • "They write very smooth, have a variety of colors, and don't smear very much which is helpful when writing down notes for class." in 19 reviews
  • "these come in a great range of colors which is great for taking notes, not to mention the fantastic grip and lasting power!" in 16 reviews
  • "The ink does last a long time unless you doodle all the time with them and then understandably they run out of ink much faster." in 11 reviews
  • "The fun colors help to keep my notes organized and I always keep at least two or three different colored pens from this brand in my backpack." in 11 reviews
Madi O.
St Augustine, FL
138 reviews
I was disappointed with the quality of pen. It was very comfortable to write with but I found the pen would run out of ink or dry out extremely quickly. I think this product is overpriced for the short lifespan of the pen. I personally would not recommend this product but instead would recommend Frixion erasable pens by Pilot.  Pilot FriXion Clicker Erasable Gel Pen, Assorted Ink, 7/Pk
Taylor F.
Toledo, OH
162 reviews
These pens are super comfortable and smooth to write with, also very dark and do not bleed through the paper. I do wish they weren't so expensive for pens, and wish they wouldn't run out of ink so fast, but other than that they're a decent pen! I'd recommend to those who'd like to spend a little more than bare minimum on pens. 
Heather C.
Lake Village, AR
225 reviews
These are some of the smoothest pens I have ever used and I love them. They write nice an dark without bleeding through the paper or smudging all over my hand or anywhere else. I also like that they write a bit bolder than most pens and it makes the words a bit more legible in most cases 
Hannah F.
Harrington, DE
61 reviews
These are the only pens I will use. I need to rebuy them so often. Being a college student I go through so much ink and these pens are the only ones I trust to do the job. These have been the only pens I have used since my sophomore year of high school. 
Kayla R.
Las vegas, NV
173 reviews
My favorite pens for school and work right here! I tend to be very meticulous when it comes to staying organized with my note taking and using different color pens is my go to method. These pens here glide on easy and smooth, dry quickly and last very long. The color options are great too!
Payton W.
270 reviews
I actually really love these pens and how affordable they are for how many colors you get. They were not disappointing at all and again the price point is very low. I would recommend these if you want more pen colors to organize notes and stuff.
Veronica S.
1015 reviews
I love papermate profile pens! They glide so easily. The point thickness is my preferred size. This ink smears minimally compared to others. I love the grip and that it's retractable. My only problem is that the clip breaks off easily
Kayla A.
Washington, NC
302 reviews
I like these a lot! I like that they have different colors and are so easy to use. They didn’t disappoint me and they didn’t break my bank. I would buy again! I do like gel pens better than these though.
Kaitlyn J.
New Windsor, NY
1084 reviews
This ink glides so nicely and dries very quickly. The point is a little thicker but I have large handwriting so it still works great. And the structure of the pen itself is very comfortable
Tayler O.
Williamsburg, VA
148 reviews
As a server, I'm always looking for a good pen. This is it! These pens write so well, even on the thermal paper of the receipts. I also love the fun colors! These are very affordable, which is awesome becuase in the serving industry everyone takes each other's pens! I don't buy anything else!
Tammy F.
Williamsburg, IA
178 reviews
What is your favorite color?
Marliary S.
Pleasantville, NJ
9 reviews
Do they run??
Jennifer A.
Waterloo, IA
91 reviews
Which one is your favorite color?
Jaye W.
Masontown, PA
38 reviews
Do they dry out easily?
Carie W.
Lincoln, NE
17 reviews
How much do these pins cost? Are they worth it? Do they work good?

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