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How do I remove Easter egg dye stains from clothes?

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How do I remove Easter egg dye stains from clothes?

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Question: How do I remove Easter egg dye stains from clothes?

Enjoy the fun of Easter egg dying - not the stains on clothes!

Answer:

Easter egg dye is most often simple food coloring. It's important to treat the stain as soon as possible. Flush the stained area with cold water. As soon as possible, work some laundry detergent or stain pretreater into the stain. Work it in well and launder the garment as usual.

If the stain remains, mix a solution of oxygen-based bleach and warm water. Allow the stain to soak overnight. If stain is not gone, repeat this step. If no stain remains, launder as usual.

If the garment is dry clean only, point out and identify the stain to your professional cleaner. If you are using a home dry cleaning kit, be sure to treat the stain with the provided stain remover before putting the garment in the dryer bag.

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