Read this tip to make your life smarter, better, faster and wiser. LifeTips is the place to go when you need to know about Stain Removal from Clothes and other Cleaning topics.
You should be able to get the mildew stains out of your swimsuit by soaking it in warm soapy water and borax. Or, combine 1/4 teaspoon of color safe bleach and 1/4 cup of 3% hydrogen peroxide. With a clean cloth, gently rub the stain until it is gone. Launder the garment, and dry in the sun if possible.
|Jennifer Mathes, Ph.D.|