How to wash felt-tip pen from clothes

How to wash felt-tip pen from clothes

It is quite difficult to meet the person who did not face such problem as spots from felt-tip pens on clothes, especially if in family there are children. Producers make felt-tip pens on water, spirit and oily base. Deal first of all with the painting structure and immediately start removal of spots.

It is required to you

  • - Antipyatin soap;
  • - laundry soap;
  • - alcohol;
  • - bleach;
  • - washing defect;
  • - hydrogen peroxide;
  • - cotton tampons or cosmetic disks;
  • - gasoline, solvent or liquid for varnish removal.


1. First of all attentively read the instruction on packing of felt-tip pens. If they are made water-based, to remove such spots will not make special work. For this purpose take the soiled thing and take some time under stream of warm water. Using Antipyatin soap, carefully wash thing and rinse. At unsatisfactory result repeat the procedure or pour on spot oxygen bleach (for color or white things) and send product to the washing machine with addition of laundry detergent.

2. If the soiled thing of white color, comes to the rescue of you hydrogen peroxide 3% which for certain is available in each house first-aid kit. Take cosmetic disk or cotton tampon and moisten in peroxide, then blot spot from felt-tip pen (it is desirable from two parties). Periodically change cotton tampon for clean. It was necessary to wash off thing in warm soapsuds and to rinse properly. This way is effective for removal of spots from water-based felt-tip pens.

3. It is the most difficult to wash from product spot from the felt-tip pen having paint and varnish basis. Take cosmetic cotton pad and moisten in the purified gasoline, uayt-alcohol, acetone or liquid for varnish removal. Apply to the soiled place and wait fifteen-twenty minutes. If it was not succeeded to get rid of spot from the first, repeat the procedure once again and wash product in the washing machine with stain remover addition. Before use of this way try solvents on less noticeable site of fabric to avoid damage of product.

4. Take laundry soap and grate it on small grater. Mix soap shaving with alcohol before receiving liquid gruel. Then apply the prepared mix on the formed spot from felt-tip pen and smooth out by means of brush for clothes. Instead of alkaline soap it is possible to use Antipyatin which perfectly copes with different pollution and spots.

Author: «MirrorInfo» Dream Team