For women, this one might be a major problem that they have. It doesn’t matter how careful they are, they will probably have to clean blood caused by period, out of panties at some point. The best way to have zero blood in the panties is to prevent it by removing it right away and rinse it with cold water. You need to scrub the area with soap, and then wash it away using lukewarm water. Be careful; do not use hot water in washing it. The heat would get the blood becomes settled stain. Wash it as early as possible to prevent blood stain. Unluckily, leaks do not tend to happen at suitable times, so people may have to wait hours before cleaning. But, there are some brands of panties products that are stainless and easy to clean. You might want to buy it if you have the budget for it. With that products, you are not gonna be worried about blood stains during period anymore.
When the blood are already become stain in the panties and not easy to clean with standard washing method, you might need other things to help you. Here are some best ways to remove a period stain.
Scientifically speaking, Hydrogen peroxide is a chemical compound with the formula H2O2. It is normally used as solution, for safety reason. Because, this chemical is a colorless liquid, that is slightly more viscous than water. Hydrogen peroxide is the simplest peroxide and finds use as a bleaching agent, weak oxidizer, and disinfectant. It is quite useful in household.
Some people already try using this chemical for blood stain removal interacts with blood, causing it break the matter down. This is ideal for the period stains, Hydrogen helps eliminating the stain at chemical levels. People would rather choose this method than just washing the stain out.
Here’s how to use it: Dip a cotton ball in the hydrogen and then dab it on the panties. You can also use a dropper to drop the liquid on the stain. The organic matter, like blood would interact with the peroxide that affects both of them bubbling up. After the bubbling is over, rinse it in cool water.
It works flexibly. Whether the blood stain is new or the blood stain is dried, this simplest peroxide would get the stain out of your panties. This chemical is also kills bacteria and germ that grow within.
This kind of chemical may discolor some fabrics because of its ability to lighten bright dyes. Use it wisely.
Sodium bicarbonate or Baking soda is a chemical compound with NaHCO3 formula. Is is a salt composed of sodium and bicarbonate ions. It is a white solid like crystal; it’s also often appeared as a fine powder. Vinegar is a liquid that is consisted of acetic acid about 5-20%, water, and other traced chemical including flavorings. It is mainly used in cooking as ingredients.
Some people use this chemical to help them removing stains from their fabrics. It is because baking soda has whitening and lots of cleaning properties. Before modern era, people use baking soda, or vinegar, or the combination of both as the cleaners in household. When baking soda and vinegar are combined, it would produce a foaming cleaner.
With only baking soda, just combine 3 parts of baking soda with one part water for paste. Rub that parts in the panties and wait for about 10 minutes, then wash it in cool water. If you want to try the combination of baking soda and vinegar, you could just rub the baking soda paste in the spot of the blood stain in the panties, after that add a little bit vinegar on it. Fizz it up and wait for about 10 minutes, then wash it with cold water. Both methods might get different result.
The odor is okay, not like any other chemical with unpleasant smells. Baking soda or vinegar is not gonna take the color out of any garment. So, it’s pretty safe for your panties’ color.
Some people tested it and they think that it is less effective on blood stains than harsher options. But, it is still useful for a lot of cleaning tasks.
Most common bleaches use Chlorine as the basis. Bleaches are often used in household to whiten clothes and remove stains. It is very common among people. Primarily, bleaches are used in the bathroom and kitchen. Many bleaches have strong bacterial properties. Those properties are used in swimming pool to control bacteria, algae, and viruses. The swimming pool would become sterile when it’s needed.
There are so many bleaching products that come with various prices and quality based on the brand name. Find the information about the recommended brand; it may help you to decide which one suits your problem. Get the bleach for washing machine use. Simply read the manual on the bottle.
It is the most effective and popular way to remove stains on garment among other chemical. It can be trusted because it’s widely used and get some many good feedbacks.
Most people have experienced that bleach will also remove color from the fabric. It is highly recommended to use bleach only for white clothes or fabric. If you have an allergic or sensitive skin, remember to wear rubber gloves or other hand cover to prevent you from touching the chemical directly, or your skin will be burnt. When it comes to panties or underwear, it is very wise to use other chemical beside bleach, especially for sensitive people, in order to avoid irritation.
Finally, we suggest you to be aware of your period and wash your panties before the blood make a permanent stain in the panties. Rinse it as early as possible to prevent hard washing using above methods. You need to keep in mind that prevention is worth a pound of cure. You can also consider switching to period panties regularly during your period month. If you have some budget to afford new panties, you could get some panties that have leak protection.