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How to Remove Sweat Stains

If you cannot prevent sweat stains, you can learn how to remove sweat stains. Removing sweat stains is not that easy. Below is a discussion on how to remove sweat stains from clothing. To easiest way to remove sweat stains from clothing is to pretreat sweaty clothes to prevent sweat stains from setting on the clothes to begin with. If you have already washed your clothing with sweat stains on, it is much harder to remove the sweat stains then.

How to Remove Sweat Stains
How to remove sweat stains 101

As soon as you take off those clothings with sweat stains on, spray the armpits with white vinegar to help prevent sweat stains.

How to remove sweat stains with vinegar solution

After treating the sweaty clothes with vinegar solution, the clothing can then be laundered as usual and does not have to be washed immediately. This will make it easy to remove sweat stains from your clothing. Alternately, to prevent the sweat stains from setting on your clothes permanently, you can fill a bucket with warm water, pour 1 cup of white vinegar in and soak the garment with sweat stains in the vinegar solution for a few hours. Then you can wash it as usual. This will make removing sweat stains easier.

How to remove sweat stains with liquid detergent or dish liquid

Another way to make it easy to remove sweat stains from clothing is to treat the sweaty areas of the clothes with liquid detergent or dish liquid. Then soak the clothes in warm water for half an hour before washing in hot water.

How to remove sweat stains with meat tenderizer

Removing sweat stains with a paste made of meat tenderizer and water is another easy way to remove sweat stains. Rub the paste into the sweat stains, then wash the clothes as usual. Meat tenderizer breaks down the proteins in the sweat making removing sweat stains easier.

Removing sweat stains with ammonia

Another way of removing sweat stains is to pour ammonia over the sweat stains and then rub. However, sometimes the ammonia may cause discoloration in the clothes. Removing sweat stains with ammonia is good when the clothes are white in color.