Tips To Remove Stains From Clothes@ Reward Me

How To Remove Food & Drink Stains From Clothes

Last night’s dinner was great. But, did your clothes get a taste of it too? Don’t worry. Our tips for removing food and drink stains will soon help you wash those marks clean away.


Quick tip: soak your garment in Ariel solution for 10-15 minutes before washing. Longer if the stain is particularly difficult. On more delicate fabrics such as linens and silks, dab a mild or neutral soap on lightly.

1. Baby food

Whether it’s on your clothes or your baby’s try to soak it in warm solution containing Ariel for at least two hours then wash as the care label instructs.

2. Beer

Dab with a solution that’s one-part vinegar to four-parts water and rinse thoroughly before washing as usual according to the care label.

3. Beetroot

Don’t be alarmed by the purple colour – it will come out. Soak in cold water for an hour, then wash with Ariel.

4. Butter/cooking oil/grease /margarine

Soak the stain in warm solution contain Ariel for an hour. Then wash as normal at the hottest temperature indicated on the care label.

5. Chewing gum

Chewing gum is easier to remove when it’s hard, so place the affected item into a bag in the freezer, or put ice onto the gum. Once it’s hardened, you’ll find it breaks off quite easily. Then use Ariel to wash as normal. Also, check out how to remove makeup stains from your clothes.

6. Coffee and tea

Soak the stain in cold water for an hour and wash with Ariel detergent. Then make yourself another cup.

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7. Desserts – including chocolate/ice cream/jam

If you accidentally missed your mouth, soak your clothes in warm water containing Ariel and then wash as normal.

8. Fruit

Soak the stain in cold water for an hour then wash with Ariel.

9. Mayonnaise and milk

Soak in warm water containing Ariel, then wash according to the fabric care label.

10. Spices – including chili/curry/mustard

Soak in warm water containing Ariel solution, then wash according to the fabric care label.

11. Tomato/ketchup/sauce

Soak for one hour in cold water. Then wash as normal in Ariel detergent and according to the fabric care label.

12. Wine

Red wine can leave a visible stain, not to mention the smell. Try soaking in cold water before washing with Ariel powder.

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