Helpful Hints

Perspiration Stains

 To remove sweat stains from clothing, soak the item in a mixture of cold water and white vinegar  for between 20 and 30 minutes. Then, run cold water over the soiled  area, and gently rub the area with your fingers to loosen the stain. 

Blood Stains

 Vinegar poured directly on the stain is one of the most effective methods to clean blood. Blot until the stain is removed and rinse with water to remove the vinegar smell 

Lipstick Stains

Spray hairspray onto the lipstick stain,allow the hairspray to sit for up to 15 minutes.Take a clean cloth and dip in warm water. Wipe the hairspray off the stain with the cloth. Wash the fabric as usual.

Ink Stains

Pour rubbing alcohol onto the spot or spray the ink stain with hairspray.Blot the pen stain with a clean white rag to absorb the alcohol or hairspray. Wash the clothing in cold water. 

Baby Formula

Using your fingers or a soft-scrub brush, rub the  stain with a mixture of 2 cups of cold water, 1 tablespoon of  dish-washing liquid and 1 tablespoon of baking soda.Rinse with cold water