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How do I remove beet stains from clothes?

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How do I remove beet stains from clothes?

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Question: How do I remove beet stains from clothes?

Beets are delicious and a beautiful addition to any plate. But that red color is powerful as a dying agent. Learn how to remove beet stains from clothes.

Answer:

If a beet lands in your lap, remove any pieces with a dull knife and flood the area with cold water. As soon as possible, treat the area with a stain prewash or laundry detergent. Allow to work for several minutes and then rinse in cold water.

If the stain remains, mix a solution of oxygen-based bleach and water. Allow the garment to soak overnight and if the stain remains, repeat the steps. If the stain is gone, 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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