How to Remove Sweat Stains

Delicate Fibers

Follow these steps to remove sweat stains from Acetate, Rayon, Silk, Wool:

  • Sponge (the method of using a dampened pad to apply light strokes, moving outward from the center of the stain) the area with water, then follow with an application of wet spotter and a few drops of ammonia. (Take care when using ammonia on silk and wool.)
  • Cover with an absorbent pad moistened with wet spotter.
  • Let the pad remain in place as long as any stain is being removed.
  • Change the pad as it picks up the stain.
  • Keep both the stain and pad moist with wet spotter and ammonia.
  • Flush well with water and allow to dry thoroughly.