Posted on October 18 2012
First of all, know that you can really just treat it like any other stain and simply pop in the wash. You’ll need Stain Rx, water and a hair dryer. You will need to wet the fabric and stain, and apply Stain Rx onto the stain. Work it in with your fingers to make sure it penetrates the fabric. Afterwards, rinse with cool water. This should help remove a majority of the stain. In order to avoid stain rings, it’s important to dry the area with a hair dryer. Make sure to use low heat settings until it is thoroughly dry. If the stain persists, consult a dry cleaner.
If you happened to smear your dress with concealer, liquid eyeliner, lipliner and or makeup, moisten the area with warm water and rub some liquid detergent into the stain. If it’s concentrated, make sure to dilute the solution with water. Reminder: Doing this will only pretreat the stain and avoid it from further settling in.
These pesky stains can really put a damper in anyone’s day. If the deodorant stain is an old one, simply wet the stain with cold water and sprinkle salt over it. Let it sit for 3 hours. The longer you leave the salt, the more effective it is at removing the stain. After 3 hours, wet the surface again and add salt and scrub the salt in.
If it’s a fresh deodorant stain, an old pair of pantyhose should do the trick. Simply roll the hose into a ball and roll over the deodorant stain until it disappears.