How to Remove Nicotine, Cigar, Pipe Smoke, and Cigarette Stains

Washable Fibers

Follow these steps to remove tobacco stains from Acrylic Fabric, Modacrylic, Nylon, Olefin, Polyester, Spandex:

  • Soak the stain in a solution of 1 quart warm water, 1/2 teaspoon liquid detergent, and 1 tablespoon white vinegar for 15 minutes.
  • Rinse with water.
  • Sponge the remaining stain with rubbing alcohol.
  • Rinse well with water, allow to dry, and launder as soon as possible.