Perspiration: It’s the Pits!

With the changing weather comes unpredictable temperatures, indoor and outdoor. Layering up in the morning, shedding layers in the heated building, heading back into the cold…what does this all mean? Sweat. And dare I say it? Pit-stains.

Whew, now that we’ve identified the beast, with a few simple household items and our favorite essential oils, let’s slay it! Try these solutions around the collar ring and on the under arm.

laundry room

Perspiration Presoak

1 Cup White Vinegar

1/4 Cup Lemon Juice

6 Drops Melaleuca

Fill washer or tub with warm water and add clothes. Combine ingredients and add into washer/tub and let soak for an hour or two. Wash as usual. 


Perspiration Stain Remover

1/4 Cup Vinegar

4 Drops Eucalyptus, Lemon, or Lime 

1 Tablespoon Baking Soda

Combine and rub mixture into sweat-stains (with your fingers, soft cloth, or old toothbrush). Wash as usual.

~The Spark Team~

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