Removing ice cream stains from clothes? It's so easy!

With the arrival of summer comes the joy of cleansing your palate with delicious ice cream in the sun. And it’s no easy feat to avoid dripping ice cream on our clothes — with children especially, it is almost inevitable.
Fortunately, there is a trick to defeating these stains and continuing to enjoy the taste of a carefree summer.
This article reveals tried and tested methods for removing ice cream stains from clothes. Whether you prefer chocolate, strawberry or pistachio, these tips will help you keep your clothes impeccable as you enjoy your favourite ice cream. Say goodbye to ice cream stains and give a warm welcome to a carefree summer!

How do you remove ice cream stains from cotton?

With the arrival of summer comes an explosion of joy, but also quite a few stains, especially when children are playing! How many times have you needed to remove annoying ice cream stains from their lovely clothes? Get ready to face this challenge together!

Cotton is a durable fabric that can successfully handle these stains. Start by acting quickly. Rinse the stain with cold water and dab gently to remove excess ice cream. Then, apply a small amount of mild detergent directly to the stain and rub gently with your fingers. Now, it’s time to place the garment in the washing machine with cold water and baby laundry detergent. Finally, leave to dry outside, avoiding direct heat.

Follow these steps and you and your family will enjoy your summer ice cream without staining your favourite clothes!

How do you remove ice cream stains from a white t-shirt?

When it comes to children and ice cream, stains on white t-shirts seem inevitable. But don’t worry, here’s a trick to make that white t-shirt like new again! Start as soon as possible. The faster you act, the better. Immediately rinse the stain with cold water, dabbing gently to remove excess ice cream. Next, apply some dish detergent (liquid works best) directly to the stain and leave for a few minutes.

You can then gently scrub the stain with an old toothbrush or a soft sponge, but take care not to scrub too vigorously. Otherwise, you risk damaging the fabric. After scrubbing, wash the shirt in the washing machine with cold water and regular laundry detergent. Check the stain before drying. If the stain is still there, repeat the process before drying the shirt. With these simple steps, that white t-shirt is ready for new summer adventures!

Chocolate is also a tough nut to crack and a favourite of our children. Don’t miss our tips on how to remove chocolate stains. We created a guide full of useful tips and tricks for all your washing needs.

Removing ice cream stains from shoes

Children’s shoes seem to be a magnet for stains, with ice cream stains a common occurrence during hot weather. Fear not. Removing them will be child’s play!

Start by very gently scraping off the excess ice cream with a spoon or stiff paper. Next, rinse the shoes under cold tap water so the rest of the ice cream runs off.

Now, prepare a solution of lukewarm water and dish soap. With a soft cloth or brush, gently rub the stain with this solution and continue until the stain dissolves completely.

Rinse the shoes under cold water again to remove the detergent and make sure that the stain has completely disappeared. Dry the shoes outside, away from direct sunlight.

That’s it! The shoes will be clean and smelling fresh, ready for another adventure.

What product to use on ice cream stains

When an ice cream disaster strikes, take a deep breath and look for your trusty Chanteclair Scioglimacchia Stain Remover Pre-TreatmentThis magical product will help you defeat ice cream stains. Chanteclair Scioglimacchia Stain Remover is specifically designed to break up greasy and oily stains, like ice cream, making it much easier to remove them. Before washing your clothes, apply a generous amount of stain remover to the ice cream stain. Leave it for a few minutes to allow the product to penetrate the stain, and then wash the clothes in cold water as instructed on the label. The stain remover pre-treatment should remove the ice cream stain easily, making your clothes as clean and fresh as the day they were bought. With a little help from this miraculous pre-treatment, ice cream stains will disappear from your life!

Take note!

To remove annoying ice cream stains from your clothes, here are five valuable tips.

  1. Quick action: treat the stain straight away! Rinse off excess ice cream with cold water to prevent it from setting.
  2. Apply stain remover: use a stain remover pre-treatment directly on the stain. Leave for a few minutes.
  3. Washing in cold water: is essential. Hot water can set the stain.
  4. Check the label: follow the instructions on the label of your garment to avoid damage.
  5. Gentle drying: after washing, check that the stain has disappeared before drying. Drying at a high temperature can make the stain permanent.

Follow these tips to say goodbye to ice cream stains and hello to impeccable clothes.

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