Get Rid Of Perspiration/Deodorant Stains
Get rid of perspiration/deodorant stains on the
underarms of washable shirts: Sponge on white
vinegar (or soak stain in it); wait 30 minutes.
Launder shirts in the hottest water safe for the fabric
using an enzyme detergent or a detergent with bleach
alternative (check care labels to be sure this is okay).
You can also put liquid laundry detergent right on the
area, leave it for five to ten minutes, then wash.
To prevent: Let deodorant dry before dressing. And
don't let stains sit! Apply prewash spray or liquid
detergent as soo as possible, then launder. Every third
or fourth washing, use the hottest water safe for the
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