Who likes to wear stained clothes? No one, right? Because it just looks so bad. People often ask us a lot of questions about whether if a particular thing can stain their clothes or not. Today’s question is that does Mio stain clothes? If yes, then how can you get rid of Mio stains from your clothes?
This article will provide you a complete detailed guide on everything you need to know about Mio stains and how to remove mio stain from your clothes.
Let’s start our journey and explore everything quickly.
What is mio made of
Before we begin, we need to take a look at all the ingredients present in Mio. It will make things easier for us to understand the whole thing.
Here is what Mio is made of:
- Natural flavors (about 2%)
- Malic acid
- Citric acid
- Sucralose (sweetener)
- Potassium citrate
- Potassium sorbate
- Gum Arabic
- Acesulfame potassium
- Acetate iso-butyrate
- Sodium benzoate
- Caffeine (in Mio energy only)
These were some of the common ingredients found in a majority of Mio products.
Does mio stain
Yes, sometimes Mio can leave stains on your clothes.
You have probably experienced it before that whenever you accidentally spill a drink over your clothes, it leaves some stains behind. Sometimes, those stains are lighter and easy to remove whereas sometimes those stains are difficult to remove.
Why does Mio stain
The reason behind it is that Mio contains certain acids, dyes, flavors, colors, and chemicals that can leave stains behind.
Now the intensity of stain depends upon how long you take to wash that stain and which washing technique you will use.
If you will leave the stain unwashed for several days then the stains will keep strengthening over time. Eventually, it will become very hard for you to remove the Mio stains. Moreover, people often apply the wrong washing technique and end up making the stain even strong.
On the other hand, if you will wash the Mio stain as soon as possible and also use the right washing technique that we will give you below then you’ll be able to easily remove the Mio stain from clothes.
Does mio stain clothes
Yes, Mio can stain your clothes.
If we look at the ingredients and composition of Mio stains then we will see that there are a lot of artificial flavors, colors, chemicals, and dyes that can lead to the staining of your clothes.
The solution is to wash the stains at the earliest by following our guidelines for removing Mio stains from clothes.
What can remove mio
Does Mio come out of clothing? If yes, what is the best Mio stain removal? Don’t fret because we got it all covered for you.
There are two basic factors you need to follow if you want to remove Mio stains:
- Washing the stain at the earliest.
- Using the right washing method.
Now you are surely thinking that what is the right method to remove Mio stains? Well, it’s right below.
How to get mio out of clothes
Here is a complete guide that will help you completely remove Mio stains from clothes:
1. Get required stuff
You will need a few tools, equipment, and material to work with. We have made a shortlist that will quickly help you with getting everything required.
Tools you need:
- Paper towel
- Washing tub or washing machine
Materials you need:
- Clean water
- Oxygen-based bleach
- Rubbing alcohol
- Heavy-duty detergent
- Stain remover (enzyme-based)
2. Rinse and blot the cloth
Take a paper towel and use it to blot the stained spot of the cloth. Try to absorb as much moisture as possible.
Once you have done that then put the backside of the stained area against a stream of clean and cold water.
It will cause much of the Mio stain to wash away with the water flow.
3. Start treating the Mio stain
In the next step, take a rubbing alcohol pad, sponge the Mio stain, and then rinse that spot well.
If the Mio stain is removed then you can wash your cloth as per the guidelines on the garment care label.
If the stain is not gone then move to the next step.
4. Apply a stain remover
If the Mio stains weren’t removed in the previous step, then take the stain remover and apply it over the stain.
Use your fingers to properly work the stain remover into the Mio stain.
If you don’t have access to a stain remover at the moment then you can use heavy-duty detergents (with stain-removing enzymes) as an alternative. The special enzymes will help you easily dissolve the Mio stains.
Apply stain remover or heavy-duty detergent and leave it for about 15 minutes. After that, you can wash the cloth as usual.
5. Use oxygen-based bleach
If the Mio stains have become older and aren’t leaving then you’ll need to treat them with an oxygen-based bleach.
Soak your Mio-stained clothes in oxygen-based bleach for about 8 hours (you can do it overnight) then you can launder them normally.
How to get mio out of carpet
Mio stains can not only affect your clothes but they can also affect your carpet or couch.
If you have dropped Mio over your carpet and don’t know how to get it out then this guide is for you.
Simply follow these steps and you will see effective results:
1. Gather these things
You will need some tools and material for removing Mio stain from the carpet. Here is a list to help you easily get what you’ll need:
Tools you’ll need:
- White clothes (x2)
- A bowl
- A brush (soft-bristled)
Materials you’ll need:
- Warm water (2 cups)
- Distilled white vinegar (1/2 cup)
- Liquid dishwashing detergent (1 tablespoon)
2. Create a cleaning solution
Take 1 tablespoon of dishwashing liquid detergent, 2 cups of water ( warm ), ½ cup distilled vinegar, and mix them to create a cleaning solution.
Use a clean white cloth and clot this cleaning solution into the Mio stain.
3. Bloat and rinse the solution
Take a clean white cloth and use it for blotting the cleaning solution over the stain.
Dip another clean white cloth into clean water and use it to rinse the stained area. This will help you remove the soapy residue present on the surface.
It is important to rinse the cleaning solution and soapy residue because the dust particles can freeze over it.
If the stains are still there after rinsing then move to the next step.
4. Remove remaining stains with an oxygen-based bleach
If the Mio stains are hard and aren’t leaving your carpet then the solution is using oxygen-based bleach.
Mix oxygen-based bleach and cold water in a small bowl then work this solution into the stain by using a brush (soft-bristled).
Leave it for about 1 hour then blot it and rinse with cold water.
Keep repeating it until the Mio stains are completely removed.
5. Use vacuum
Dry the carpet with the help of sunlight and air.
The fibers of the carpet would be scattered in different directions due to rinsing and blotting. You can use a vacuum to lift those fibers again.
Frequently Asked Questions
Does Mio stain skin?
No, Mio will not stain your skin. If you accidentally spill Mio on your skin, it is less likely to cause stains. Even if there’s any discoloration, you can readily wipe it away with your hand towel and it will be gone for good.
Does Mio stain your teeth?
Yes, Mio can stain your teeth. Although Mio water enhancer has lower chances of staining teeth, however, every flavored drink has the potential of causing stains, cavities, decay, and sensitivities. The ingredient responsible for these effects is the citric acid which eats away the tooth enamel. Citric acid is one of the major ingredients in Mio.
Does Mio stain the water bottle?
Yes, Mio can stain water bottles. Miocontainsn minerals that when deposited can cause stain at the bottom of any part of the bottle exposed to the mineral. Another reason why Mio can stain a water bottle is the presence of coloring in the liquid enhancer which could cause discoloration.
How to get me off the skin
It is very easy to remove Mio stains from the skin. All you have to do is to follow the simple steps below.
- Poor undiluted distilled white vinegar in a bowl.
- Dip a clean cloth into the bowl and rub as gently as you can on your skin until the stain is completely gone.
- Rinse the treated spot thoroughly with water.
Note: While applying, if the vinegar stings, dilute it immediately with moderate water so it does not reduce its efficiency. Also, you should avoid rubbing your skin with only a section of the cloth. Change sections so you don’t rub the stains back to the skin.
How to remove Mio stain from fabric
If you stained your washable fabrics with me, you can easily get rid of the stains by following the simple steps below.
- The first thing for you to do is to use a heavy-duty detergent to pretreat the stains and rinse.
- Soak the affected fabric in all-fabric powdered bleach. However, you must make sure it is well diluted.
- If after soaking, the stain does seem not to fade, soak it in another solution of water and chlorine bleach. However, chlorine is a very reactive cleaner, therefore, it is advised that you test the bleach level of the fabric on a hidden part of it. If after going through with the chlorine bleach and the stain refuses to budge after about 15 minutes of bleaching, switch to a commercial color remover.
- Use the commercial color remover as directed on the label.
Warning: Commercial color remover can remove both the color of the fabrics and the one left behind by the stains, there, it is important to use as instructed. Commercial color stain removers are not suitable for synthetic clothes like, Acetate, Nylon, Wrinkle resistant, stain proof and many more.
These were all the effective methods that you can use to get rid of Mio stain from your clothes, carpet, and couch, etc.