Put a bay leaf in the washing machine: it restores the whiteness of white clothes and removes stains in a natural way

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Forget about classic washing powders and chemicals - this simple trick in the washing machine can really revive the colors of clothes in a natural way. All you need is a bay leaf.

Bay leaves it is not only useful in the kitchen. This popular spice is also useful in washing clothes.

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Bay leaf restores the original color of clothes in the most natural way

This unusual tip is based on the belief that bay leaf can play a key role in preserving the colors of clothes and restoring them to their former shine. Although it may seem strange, this approach has become popular because it is said to be efficient and environmentally friendly.

Although operation bay leaf on fabrics is not entirely clear, but many advocates claim that it can have a positive effect on the colors of clothes and prevent fading.

Some people add it to the washing machine. Photo: Tima Miroshnichenko / Pexels

Bay leaves can be used in many ways. Some simply add them directly into the drum of the washing machine (which may not be the most recommended), while others follow more complex procedures.

Washing process

    1. Add a handful of bay leaves to the pot, it is recommended to use about 10 leaves.
    2. Add 4 tablespoons of baking soda and enough water.
    3. Put the pot on the fire and wait for the mixture to boil.
    4. Cook for at least 30 minutes, stirring occasionally.
    5. Then wash the clothes as usual in the washing machine.
Use for white laundry. Photo: Karolina Grabowska / Pexels

This trick works best on white clothes.

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