How to get toothpaste out of clothes quickly and easily

We've all done it. You're brushing your teeth in the morning, you're rushing. Before you know it, there’s a nasty white stain on your shirt or blouse. Rub the stain with a little water, run out the door, and just as you arrive at work the stain has reappeared.

It is not difficult to remove toothpaste stains from clothes. If you're quick, the stains are harmless. However, dried-in stains from whitening toothpaste or regular toothpaste cannot even be removed in the laundry. We let you know how to get toothpaste stains out of clothes quickly.

It is easy to remove toothpaste stains on clothes with HG


Do you have a stubborn toothpaste stain? Does it keep reappearing? Use our HG laundry pre-treat stain remover gel extra strong to remove the toothpaste stains from your clothes. It works even on the worst stains. Removing toothpaste stains is a piece of cake for our pre-wash.

Complete the next steps to remove toothpaste from clothes with HG laundry pre-treat stain remover gel extra strong:

  1. First test coloured fabric for colourfastness.
  2. Apply HG laundry pre-treat stain remover gel extra strong liberally to stains and spots until they are completely covered.
  3. Rub HG laundry pre-treat stain remover gel extra strong into the stains and spots well.
  4. Massage it in and leave to penetrate for a few minutes, but do not allow it to dry.
  5. Put the laundry immediately in the washing machine, or wash it by hand in accordance with the care label.

How to get toothpaste off clothes with four alternative methods

With HG laundry pre-treat stain remover gel extra strong it takes no time to remove the toothpaste stain from your clothes. There are other products you can use to get toothpaste out of clothes. We tell you about a few. Generally, you will have to act quickly and we cannot guarantee that they work. Be careful! For all tips it is wise to scrape away as much of the excess toothpaste as possible.

    1. Remove toothpaste from clothes with olive oil and washing-up liquid
      Mix some washing-up liquid, cold water and a little olive oil together in a glass. Do not use too much oil, as it can ruin the garment. Gently blot the mixture to the stain. Remove it after a few minutes. If the stain has not disappeared, wash it normally.
    2. Remove a toothpaste stain from clothes with lemon
      If you want to remove toothpaste from clothes with a lemon, cut the lemon in half. Rub the pulp over the stain. Then wash the garment in the washing machine.
    3. Remove a toothpaste stain from clothes with vinegar
      Natural vinegar is a good stain remover. To remove toothpaste from clothes with vinegar, you mix two parts of water with one part of vinegar. Apply this mixture to the stain and leave it to absorb for a little while, Then you can dab it dry with a clean and dry cloth. Rinse the garment and then wash it in the normal way.
    4. How to remove old toothpaste stains from clothes with soft household soap
      If the stain is old, you can use soft household soap to get the toothpaste stain out of clothes. Apply some soft household soap to the stain and rub it in. Leave to absorb for 30 minutes. Then wash the garment in accordance with the care label.

If you have a good tip on how to get toothpaste out of clothes, please let us know!

Frequently Asked Questions on how to remove (dried-in) toothpaste from clothes

How can I remove a toothpaste stain from clothes?

You can remove toothpaste stains from clothes with: 

  • Olive oil and washing-up liquid
  • Lemon
  • Vinegar
  • Soft household soap

Which HG product do I use to remove toothpaste stains from clothes?

With HG laundry pre-treat stain remover gel extra strong it takes no time to remove the toothpaste stain from your clothes.



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