If you’ve been buying bed sheets over the years chances are some of them might have turned yellow due to the constant use and also ageing.
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It’s very easy to just use chlorine but many have banished chlorine bleach because it can irritate the skin, eyes, and lungs; poison fish and insects; and release carcinogenic dioxins during its production.
Luckily, there is a more natural whiten and refresh your old linens which have yellowed — distilled white vinegar!
Vinegar whitens, freshens and softens fabrics.
All you need to do is add 1/2 to 1 cup of distilled white vinegar along with your regular laundry detergent.
Don’t worry about the vinegar scent — it will dissipate after drying. Vinegar may also be sprayed on spot stains and collar and underarm stains.
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