How to remove cherry and wild cherry stains: a selection of life-saving remedies
Red stains left on clothes from cherries and wild cherries are better to wash while they are fresh. Over time, the sap penetrates deep into the fibers of the fabric and even expensive chemicals are sometimes will not be to cope with it.
A fresh stain can be easily removed without using any detergents at all. Boiling water will help. Stretch the garment over a bowl and pour boiling water over it. Nevertheless, this method has several precautions: it is suitable only for natural fabrics without bright colors. To know how to wash off cherry and wild cherries stains, read the OBOZREVATEL material.
- Choosing a laundry detergent, consider the peculiarities of the material and the recommended temperature regime. Delicate tissues require gentle cleaning, so extreme expert advice will not work for them.
- Aggressive compositions can damage colored fabrics.
- Before applying the experimental means to the stain, test it on an inconspicuous area of the fabric.
Salt works as a universal stain remover. Mix it with water in a 1:1 ratio and apply to the stain. Wait at least 15 minutes and wash in hot water with detergent.
Lemon is an effective disinfectant and bleach. You can take the juice of half a lemon, or you can use packaged citric acid. Mix the acid with vinegar and apply the solution to the stain with a sponge. Rub gently so that the stain absorbs into the fabric. Then rinse off the residue under running water and run a wash cycle in the machine.
This is an old tried and tested remedy used by our grandmothers in times of scarcity. Rub the stain with the soap and leave it for 20 minutes. After that, pour hot water over the garment. You can immediately soak the clothes in soapy water. To do this, pre-grate laundry soap.
Yolk and glycerine
It is recommended to mix one yolk and 50 grams of glycerine until a homogeneous consistency is obtained, and then apply it to the stain. After a few hours, you should wash the clothes in a convenient way.
A tiphack with milk serum is gaining popularity online. Users are advised to apply it to the stain and wait 30 minutes. The red juice should lighten. Next, wash the clothes in the machine.
Hydrogen peroxide is advised to be mixed with water in equal proportions and applied to the red stain for 15 minutes. Test the product carefully on a small area; peroxide can lighten bright fabrics.
Citric Acid and Alcohol
20 g of alcohol and 2 g of citric acid should be heated slightly and applied on the stain. After a while, the red stain will begin to disappear.
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