Accidents happen. Whether you’re faced with nicks, cuts, or gashes, tackling blood stains can be a challenge. No need for blood, sweat, and tears. We know how to take care of bloodstains, both old and new.

Apply product: Apply Stain Solution directly to the affected area.

Work the stain: Work the solution into the fabric using your finger or our Stain Brush.

Pour water on the stain: For added cleaning power, put the affected area under the faucet and let the pressure of the cold water help work the stain. (Blood requires cold water, as hot water can cause the stain to set in.)

Reapply or repeat as needed: If the stain is not completely gone, repeat this process until satisfied.

Soak up to 30 minutes: Soak the item in a basin filled with cold water. To remove odors, add ¼ cup of Scented Vinegar. to the basin. Never soak silk for longer than 30 minutes.

Launder the item: Wash according to our instructions.


Our recommended stain and odor removal methods are solely intended for use with The Laundress products. Our products are safe for colors, darks, and whites. We cannot guarantee the safety or success of products from other brands.

We don’t recommend using chlorine bleach on stains or odors, ever.

Do not iron stained items.