How can I get rid of collar & cuff stains?
Because collars and cuffs can easily build up a lot of body soil that is rubbed into the fabric, pre-treating is a good way to get great stain removal results. The color and fiber of the shirt determines what products you can use. For white cotton and polycotton shirts, try the following:
For colored items, you can pre-treat with liquid Clorox2® Stain Remover and Color Booster:
Another consideration for white shirts is to be sure to check the care label and identify if your shirt has a small percentage of spandex in it. Spandex (along with wool, silk, mohair, and leather) should not be bleached regardless of the color. For any shirts with spandex, just follow the instructions for a colored item.
Readers – do you have problems with collar and cuff stains? What’s your solution?