If you wash or dry it incorrectly, it will lose its shape.
We will thoroughly explain the correct way to wash and dry bras, which you may not know about.
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The secret to making your bra last longer without damaging itHow you take care of your bra will affect the shape of your breasts when you wear it. If you look at the instructions for each brand, it says, ``Please be careful not to lose its shape.' ' It is so easy to lose its shape. Bras are meant to show off the shape of your breasts, but if they lose their shape, they can cause your breasts to lose their shape, so it's very important to know how to wash and dry them correctly. It's easy if you know how to properly care for it, so please give it a try.
Are bras machine washable? Wash your hands?Generally, we recommend hand-washing bras.
Bras are wire, lace , bijou, wire, etc. Because they are made of delicate materials, if you check the washing label, you will often see a mark that says "hand wash recommended". . We recommend washing by hand, as washing in a washing machine will put too much strain on the fabric and wires of the bra. . This time, I'll show you how to hand wash your bra without damaging it.
How to wash your bra correctly
Things to prepare
- Neutral detergent If you have detergent for lingerie, please use the detergent for lingerie.
- bucket or sink
- rubber gloves
Make a cleaning solution by filling a bucket with hot water
Fill a bucket with plenty of hot water, add the specified amount of neutral detergent specified on the package, and mix well. At this time, it is much easier to remove dirt with hot water than with cold water, so use hot water of about 40℃ .
Place the bra in the cleaning solution and gently shake it.
If you have removable pads from your bra , remove them beforehand and wash them separately . If you wash the pad with it on, detergent may remain on the pad and it will be difficult to dry.
Be sure to fasten any metal fittings such as hooks, as they may get caught on lace or fabric. Place the bra in the cleaning solution and gently shake it to remove any dirt.
Do not rub or knead as this will damage the fabric.
Place the removed pad in a cleaning solution and gently press and wash.
Rinse thoroughly so that no detergent remainsInstead of rinsing with running water, collect water in a bucket and gently shake it to rinse .
If detergent remains at this time, it may cause discoloration or rough skin, so be sure to rinse thoroughly until there are no more bubbles.
Wrap the bra in a towel and let it dry
Roll up a towel and put it in the cups on both sides of the bra, adjust the shape, then wrap it in another towel and press it lightly to drain the moisture. By adding a towel, the cup will not lose its shape and will maintain its beautiful shape.
If you use a dryer at this point, the wire will lose its shape and the fabric will be damaged, so be careful. Wrap the pad in a towel and dry it as well.
Do not wring the bra or pads as this will cause them to lose their shape, but gently adjust the shape and dry them with a towel.
As mentioned above, Bras are best washed by hand, but if you don't have time, you can also wash them in a washing machine using the "hand wash" or "dry" cycle using a special laundry net for bras. By washing your bras in a special laundry net, you can prevent decorations from rubbing against the fabric of other clothing that was not placed in the net, and prevent hooks and decorations from damaging the fabric of other clothing. Because you can Recommended when washing in a washing machine.
About laundry nets for bras・Why you need a laundry net Pills that form when clothes rub during washing tend to stick to your clothes.
A laundry net is an essential item to keep your underwear in good condition, as it prevents pilling and prevents damage to clothing caused by friction. Also, if you wash highly decorated clothing without placing it in a laundry net, the clothing will get tangled with each other and rub against each other, causing damage. In some cases, decorations may come off.
Clothes made of delicate materials are more susceptible to damage, and your favorite items may get damaged.
By putting it in a laundry net, Reduces damage to clothing caused by friction.・Be careful when using a laundry net If you put too much laundry in the laundry net, it will naturally be difficult to remove stains.
In particular, if you have a round laundry net, you need to be careful because if you fill it to full, the laundry won't be able to spin inside the net.
What happens if you wash your bra in the washing machine?The lifespan of a bra is about 3 months if you wear it every day (about 100 uses). As it deteriorates, its ability to correct the bust weakens, making it difficult to maintain a beautiful bust line.
Therefore, even if there is no major change in appearance such as tearing, it may reach the end of its lifespan. If you wash a corrective bra with wires in a washing machine, it may cause wire distortion. This leads to "underwear wear and tear" and shortens the lifespan. Also, if you wash innerwear that is recommended to be washed by hand in a washing machine, It will deteriorate faster. We recommend that you wash your precious underwear by hand, as the wires may bend or come out from the seams, which can damage your skin.
How to wash to remove dark stains, odors, and sweat stainsBecause bras are in close contact with your body, odors tend to trap and linger. Also, the wires may turn black.
Bra odors are caused by the growth of bacteria.
The main reasons for the growth of bacteria are that sweat and dirt are not removed sufficiently after washing, the clothes are left to dry, and the washing tub itself is dirty.
Paying attention to these causes and preventing the growth of bacteria in your bra will help prevent odor. The fashion detergent used when washing bras is a neutral detergent, so compared to regular laundry detergents (weakly alkaline to alkaline), Mild cleaning power. Therefore, fashionable laundry detergents may not be able to remove odors and dirt.
Because it is an item that comes into direct contact with your skin, you want to cleanly remove odors and blackheads.
As a trick in such cases, if you don't have a silk bra, use Rinenna #1 to put it on .
You can remove a lot of odors and dark stains just by applying it, so please try it.
How to wash using Rinenna #1
Pour 40℃ hot water into a bucket, add Rinenna #1 and dissolve it well.
What we recommend here is "RINENNA Pro 0 #ZERO" . This is also effective for washing fashionable clothes, so we recommend adding one drop to your washing liquid to help remove stains even better. Place the bra, dirty side down, in the soaking liquid and leave it for about 30 minutes .
After this, the process is the same as the rinsing process I introduced earlier.
The correct way to dry a bra that keeps its shapeWhen drying your bra, do not put it in the dryer as this may cause it to lose its shape.
After washing, a bra contains moisture and is heavy, so if pressure is applied to either the left or right side, it will lose its shape.
The key to drying is to be careful not to apply pressure to only one part of the bra. You can fasten it in one place, hang the strap on a hanger, etc. Drying methods that concentrate weight can cause the straps to stretch or lose their shape, so be sure to apply pressure evenly on both sides. You can also use clothespins to fasten the center of the left and right wires. Recommended because it won't lose its shape.
Pinch the sides together and dry in the shade.
All you need is a skirt hanger or a pinch hanger.
Turn the bra upside down and pinch the armpits together to dry. At this time, be careful not to pinch the wire part. Bras are made of very delicate fabric, so we recommend drying them in the shade, away from direct sunlight .
Place the pad in a well-ventilated laundry net with a coarse mesh and dry it in the shade.
This way, you can dry the bra and pads without losing their shape or damaging the fabric.
Let the pad dry completely before putting it back into your bra.
Be careful where you dry your braHanging your underwear to dry on your balcony facing public traffic is dangerous for crime prevention.
Please cover it with other laundry or dry it indoors.
How to store your braWhen it comes to storing your bra, it's important to store it loosely and never overcrowd it. Overfilling may cause the cup or wire to become deformed. Ideally, you should store them comfortably in a drawer specifically for underwear.
When storing the product, avoid storing it tightly in a plastic or plastic bag, as this can easily trap moisture. By knowing the correct way to wash and dry your bra, you can use it without losing its shape.
Make your favorite bra last longer.