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The stains under your arms caused by deodorant and body soil trap bacteria cause stiffness discolor the fabric and cause odor. Here s the basic science.

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So naturally if you want to banish yellow pit stains you ll need to stop using aluminum based antiperspirants.

Underarm sweat stains. White vinegar method 1 cup distilled white vinegar water heavy duty laundry detergent. Say goodbye to yellow underarm stains according to the folks at degree the stains occur when the aluminum in your antiperspirant or deodorant combines with the salt in your sweat. Add one cup distilled white vinegar.

Processed foods liquor and beer garlic and onions foods that have a high fat content caffeine hot spicy dishes ice cream. Sponge the sweat stains with white vinegar before pretreating with an enzyme prewash stain remover like carbona or liquid enzyme detergent like tide. As we mentioned above the biggest culprit for yellow armpit stains is your sweat mixing with the aluminum in antiperspirants.

But it s somewhat of a faustian choice between swamp pits or yellow stains. Just as bad are the telltale yellow armpit stains that are left behind after the sweat actually dries especially when they don t come out in the wash. Oxiclean vodka hydrogen peroxide white vinegar and dish detergent should all be mixed in a container at a 1 1 ratio.

Aspirin pills must first be crushed. Here s how to remove sweat stains from colored shirts. How to get rid of sweat stains.

11 easy solutions meat tenderizer. Fill a large bucket or the washing machine with cold water. The stains are notoriously difficult to get rid of with normal washing in the laundry machine.

Before you give up all hope of ever getting that yellow sweat stain out of your good white dress shirt try. Some other foods and beverages that could trigger sweaty armpits include. Use 3 4 pills and then mix into a bowl of warm water.

Perspiration is kind of like invisible ink. Aluminum is the active ingredient in most over the counter and prescription antiperspirants while your sweat consists of water ammonia urea salts and sugar. A meat tenderizer probably isn t the first thing you d think of when figuring out how to remove sweat.

Baking soda should be mixed to water at a 3 1 ratio. Then wash on the hottest cycle that s safe for. Pit stains occur when the proteins in your sweat react with the aluminum and other chemicals in your antiperspirant.

See how to remove sweat.