How to remove a curry stain? Tips on how to remove curry stains from clothes at home.

Curry can produce some really nasty yellow stains. That is caused by the turmeric in the curry powder. Curry also contains other spices that can cause stains too. That can make it difficult to remove a curry stain from clothes. Even so, removing curry stains from fabric is easier than you may think. You just need to know what you can do about curry stains. We give you a few convenient tips you can use to remove a curry stain.

With HG it is easy to remove a curry stain

how to remove a curry stainDo you need to remove those difficult curry stains from clothes? We have developed HG stain away no. 4 specifically for herbs and spices. Getting curry out of clothes is a piece of cake with HG stain away no. 4. 

Complete the following steps to use HG stain away no. 4 to remove curry stains:

  1. Treat an inconspicuous part of the fabric first and test it is not harmed by the product.
  2. Remove the residues of the stain as much as possible.
  3. Dissolve HG stain away no. 4 in 1 litre of water.
  4. Leave the part with the stain to soak for 30 minutes. Remember the care label of the fabric.
  5. Then rinse the garment thoroughly with warm water.

Why do you need to act quickly when you need to remove curry stains?

Curry is absorbed very quickly. If you get curry stains on your clothes, it is important to act quickly. Dab the stain with lukewarm water and a cloth immediately. Do not use hot water, because that can make it worse. With lukewarm water you ensure that the worst of the curry stain will be gone. If the stain is superficial, they may get it out completely. Remember to dab and not to rub. Otherwise you make the stain worse.

How do you remove curry stains from a shirt: alternative tips for removing curry

Do you wonder how to remove dried curry stains? With HG stain away no. 4 that is easy. Would you like to try something else first?

If you want to use alternative products, you need to be quick. We have found a few tips. Remember! We cannot guarantee you can remove curry stains with these tips. You use them at your own risk.

1. Remove curry stains with baking soda

Of all the alternatives, baking soda is the safest. Make a paste with a tablespoon of baking soda and lukewarm to warm water. Rub this on the stain and leave it to absorb for a little while, and then wash the garment in the washing machine.remove a curry stain

2. Remove a curry stain with methylated spirits

You can remove curry stains from clothes with methylated spirits. Check your garment can deal with the spirits. We recommend you try it out in an inconspicuous place first. Dribble a few drops of spirits on the clothes and then rinse with lukewarm water.  

3. Remove a curry stain with vegetable glycerine

Absolutely do not use animal glycerine to remove curry stains. Soak the stain in the vegetable glycerine and then rinse it with lukewarm water.

4. Remove a curry stain with eau de cologne. 

If you have it at home, you can also remove curry stains with eau de cologne.  Dribble a few drops on the stain and then rinse with lukewarm water. 

5. Remove a curry stain with bleach

The stain is really bad, and it's on white fabric? You can bleach the curry stain with bleach or hydrogen peroxide. Remember to check the fabric can deal with those products.

6. Remove a curry stain with chlorine

Chlorine should also only be used for white clothes. Put some chlorine on the stain, and the stain should disappear immediately. Now rinse properly and wash in accordance with the care label. 

If you have a good tip on how to remove a curry stain on clothes, please let us know!

Frequently Asked Questions about how to remove a yellow curry stain

What should you remember when you remove curry stains from clothes?

It is generally best to act quickly with curry stains. Dab the stain immediately with lukewarm water.

How do I remove curry stains from clothing?

You can remove curry stains with: 

  • baking soda
  • methylated spirits
  • vegetable glycerine
  • eau de cologne. 
  • bleach (only use for white clothes and strong fabrics)
  • chlorine (only use for white clothes)

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

HG stain away no. 4 is the easy way to remove curry stains from clothes.

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